Simranjit Kaur, Gaurav Solanki, Sonia Chahal nominated for Arjuna Award by Boxing Federation of India
Olympic-bound Simranjit Kaur, Commonwealth Games gold medallist Gaurav Solanki and world championship silver winner Sonia Chahal have been nominated for the Arjuna Award by the Boxing Federation of India
Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Gaurav Solanki (57kg), Prayag Chouhan (75kg) and Brijesh Yadav (81kg) tested positive for the virus a week back, leading to them being quarantined following the event which ended on 19 March.
Gaurav Solanki, Prayag Chouhan and Brijesh Yadav tested positive for the virus a week back, leading to them being quarantined following the event which ended on 19 March.
Nikhat Zareen, Gaurav Solanki win bronze after going down in semi-finals of Bosphorus Boxing Tournament
Gaurav Solanki fought hard and displayed his attacking prowess from the start but conceded clear punches in the dying minutes to lose and bow out of the tournament.
Nikhat Zareen stuns two-time world champion Nazym Kyzaibay, sails into semi-finals of Bosphorus Boxing Tournament
Zareen, who had earlier defeated 2019 world champion Paltceva Ekaterina of Russia in the pre-quarterfinals, looked unfazed and confident against her opponent from Kazakhstan.
Solanki looked in complete control from the word go as he blanked opponent Arapov Aidos of Kazakhstan 5-0 to make the last eight
Amit Panghal was given a walkover by Germany's Argishti Terteryan.
Focus on aerobic capacity and strength training as boxers return to training post coronavirus-forced lockdown
As training for boxers begin, the focus of the coaches currently is to raise the aerobic capacity levels for first two months followed by block strength training
Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's Sakshi Chaudhary stuns Thailand's Nilawan Techasuep, enters quarter-finals of Asian Olympic Qualifiers for boxing
Former junior world champion Sakshi Chaudhary (57kg) stunned Asian silver-medallist and fourth seed Nilawan Techasuep of Thailand to enter the quarter-finals of the Asian Olympic Qualifiers for boxing.
Solanki dominated from the word go, helped by Uulu's poor defence. The Indian was relentless and accurate in his attacks, scoring mostly through clean straight punches.
Ayushmann Khurrana thanks Article 15 director Anubhav Sinha, audience in social media post after Filmfare win
Ayushmann Khurrana played a police officer in Anubhav Sinha's drama Article 15.
Comeback-man Vikas Krishan, Asian silver-medallist Ashish Kumar and veteran Satish Kumar booked their places in the Indian men's boxing squad for next year's Olympic qualifiers.
Big Bout Indian Boxing League: Jakhongir Rakhmanov propels Odisha Warriors to commanding win over Bengaluru Brawlers
Skipper Jakhongir Rakhmanov and Naman Tanwar posted wins to place Odisha Warriors in the front. And after Simranjit Kaur pulled one back for the Brawlers, youth women's 57kg national champion Jasmine and a brave Gaurav Solanki won their respective bouts to take their team to victory.
Big Bout Indian Boxing League: Amit Panghal, Mohammed Husamuddin inspire Gujarat Giants to win over Odisha Warriors
Thanks to Sarita Devi. Mohammed Husamuddin and Amit Panghal's heroics, Gujarat Giants registered a commanding 5-2 win over Odisha Warriors in the Big Bout Indian Boxing League.
Lovlina Borgohain, Neeraj win gold in Umakhanov Memorial International Boxing Tournament as India end with six medals
Lovlina Borgohain and Neeraj clinched gold as Indian boxers ended their campaign with a rich haul at the Umakhanov Memorial International Boxing Tournament.
Boxers Gaurav Solanki, Govind Sahani advance to semi-finals, India assured of six medals at Umakhanov International
Indian boxers are assured of six medals now at the Umakhanov International as four female boxers and two male boxers have made it to the semifinals
India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom enters final after beating Nikhat Zareen; all-Indian final in seven men's categories
Mary Kom overcame some stiff resistance to beat promising Nikhat Zareen in a split decision to enter the women's 51kg category final, while the men pugilists dominated the ring by making it an all-Indian gold-medal clash in seven categories.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 197: Mumbai Indians finish at top in IPL points table, Manchester United's Champions League hopes end and more
In today's edition of Firstpost Spodcast, we discuss Mumbai Indians finishing at top of IPL 2019 points table, Chelsa securing Champions League qualification and more
Listen: Full script of Episode 197 of Spodcast where we discuss MI finishing at top of IPL points table, Chelsea securing Champions League qualification and more
In this edition of Firstpost Spodcast, we discuss Mumbai Indians finishing at top of IPL 2019 points table, Chelsea securing Champions League qualification and more
Gaurav Solanki and Manish Kaushik bag gold each as India claim six medals at Stamm International Boxing
Gaurav Solanki and Manish Kaushik bagged a gold each as Indian boxers finished with a rich haul of six medals at the XXXVI Feliks Stamm International Boxing Tournament in Warsaw, Poland.