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Ace boxer L Sarita Devi tests positive for COVID-19, currently asymptomatic
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Ace boxer L Sarita Devi tests positive for COVID-19, currently asymptomatic

Imphal-based veteran boxer Sarita Devi, who is currently asymptomatic, is the second pugilist to test positive for the virus after Dingko Singh.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Nikhat Zareen included in list of Indian women boxers participating in trials for qualifiers
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Nikhat Zareen included in list of Indian women boxers participating in trials for qualifiers

Nikhat has been demanding a trial with Mary Kom for a while now and was set to face the Manipuri boxer in the Big Bout League

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Nikhat Zareen named among list of Indian women boxers to participate in two-day trials for boxing qualifiers
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Nikhat Zareen named among list of Indian women boxers to participate in two-day trials for boxing qualifiers

Nikhat has been demanding a trial with Mary Kom for a while and was set to face the Manipuri boxer in the Big Bout League

Indian Boxing League: Bombay Bullets stun Gujarat Giants to regain second spot in standings
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Indian Boxing League: Bombay Bullets stun Gujarat Giants to regain second spot in standings

The win helped Bombay Bullets (11 points from three matches) regain the second spot behind leaders Gujarat Giants (17 from four).

Boxer L Sarita Devi elected unopposed as AIBA Athlete Commission member
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Boxer L Sarita Devi elected unopposed as AIBA Athlete Commission member

Sarita was in the running for the position as the sole candidate from the region. The commission features one male and a female boxer from each of the five regional confederations (Asia, Oceania, Europe, Americas, and Europe).

Women's World Boxing Championships 2019: Why Sarita Devi is 'still at it' after spending nearly 20 years in the ring
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Women's World Boxing Championships 2019: Why Sarita Devi is 'still at it' after spending nearly 20 years in the ring

In a chat with Firstpost, L Sarita Devi speaks on her preparation for World boxing championships in Russia, what keeps her going at 37 and why the olympic medal matters the most to her

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Veteran boxer Sarita Devi to take call on retirement after next year's games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Veteran boxer Sarita Devi to take call on retirement after next year's games

Former world champion boxer Sarita Devi said on Friday she will take a call on her retirement after next Year's Olympic Games, where she hopes to make a last-ditch effort to win an elusive medal.

Former boxing world champion L Sarita Devi in running for place in AIBA's athletes' commission
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Former boxing world champion L Sarita Devi in running for place in AIBA's athletes' commission

L Sarita Devi is an eight-time Asian Championships medallist – five of them gold – and is currently an athletes representative in the executive committee of the Boxing Federation of India

India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom, Sarita Devi and Amit Panghal earn top honours as India double gold medal count from previous edition
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India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom, Sarita Devi and Amit Panghal earn top honours as India double gold medal count from previous edition

India swept the medals in four men's categories (52kg, 81kg, 91kg and +91kg) and three in women's (51kg, 57kg and 75kg) to conclude their campaign with 12 of the 18 gold medals up for grabs.

Asian Boxing Championships 2019: Amit Panghal, Kavinder Singh Bisht among six Indians to reach finals; L Sarita Devi wins bronze
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Asian Boxing Championships 2019: Amit Panghal, Kavinder Singh Bisht among six Indians to reach finals; L Sarita Devi wins bronze

Amit Panghal and Kavinder Singh Bisht remained on course for their second successive international gold medals at the Asian Boxing Championships.

Asian Boxing Championships: Shiva Thapa assured of fourth consecutive medal, L Sarita Devi into first semi-final since 2010
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Asian Boxing Championships: Shiva Thapa assured of fourth consecutive medal, L Sarita Devi into first semi-final since 2010

Shiva Thapa, who is also a former world championship bronze-medallist and a two-time national champion, opened the proceedings for India and got busy immediately

MC Mary Kom ranked No 1 in 48kg category of AIBA rankings; Sonia Lather World No 2 in 57kg division
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MC Mary Kom ranked No 1 in 48kg category of AIBA rankings; Sonia Lather World No 2 in 57kg division

In the updated rankings put out by AIBA, Mary Kom is placed top of the charts in the 48kg weight division with 1700 points.

Women's World Boxing Championships: Eight Indian boxers reach quarter-finals amidst judging controversy
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Women's World Boxing Championships: Eight Indian boxers reach quarter-finals amidst judging controversy

A judging controversy couldn't stop the Indian juggernaut from rolling with as many as eight pugilists reaching the quarter-finals in the ongoing AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships on Monday.

Women's World Boxing Championship: L Sarita Devi, Manisha Mouna give India flying start on opening day
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Women's World Boxing Championship: L Sarita Devi, Manisha Mouna give India flying start on opening day

Veteran L Sarita Devi and rookie Manisha Mouna gave India a flying start in the women's World Boxing Championships with dominating victories in their respective bouts on Friday.

Women's World Boxing Championships: L Sarita Devi and Manisha Moun face stern test ahead of opening bouts
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Women's World Boxing Championships: L Sarita Devi and Manisha Moun face stern test ahead of opening bouts

A tough road awaits veteran L Sarita Devi and rookie Manisha Moun as they open India's campaign at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships on Friday.

Five-time champion Mary Kom to lead Indian challenge at AIBA women's world championship
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Five-time champion Mary Kom to lead Indian challenge at AIBA women's world championship

Five-time champion MC Mary Kom (48kg) will be the spearhead of a 10-strong Indian team named Friday for the AIBA women's world boxing championships, scheduled to be held from 15 to 24 November.

MC Mary Kom, Jyoti Gulia clinch gold medals at Silesian Open Boxing Tournament, L Sarita Devi wins bronze
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MC Mary Kom, Jyoti Gulia clinch gold medals at Silesian Open Boxing Tournament, L Sarita Devi wins bronze

India's junior boxers also performed exceptionally well to claim 13 medals, six of them gold, while senior pro L Sarita Devi (60kg) ended with a bronze.

Silesian Open Boxing Tournament: L Sarita Devi secures bronze medal after losing to Karina Ibragimova in semi-final
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Silesian Open Boxing Tournament: L Sarita Devi secures bronze medal after losing to Karina Ibragimova in semi-final

Former world champion L Sarita Devi (60kg) signed off with a bronze medal at the 13th Silesian Open Boxing Tournament for women in which India's junior boxers ruled the ring

Listen: Full script of Episode 41 of Spodcast where we discuss MC Mary Kom's assured medal, ISSF Championships and more
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Listen: Full script of Episode 41 of Spodcast where we discuss MC Mary Kom's assured medal, ISSF Championships and more

MC Mary Kom in International Silesian Championship 48kg final, India women's cricket team victory — we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 41: Mary Kom assured of medal, India clinch Women's Championship series and more on our daily podcast
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 41: Mary Kom assured of medal, India clinch Women's Championship series and more on our daily podcast

MC Mary Kom in International Silesian Championship 48kg final, India women's cricket team victory — we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.