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Mar 29, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: Boxing Federation of India begins online programs for Olympic-bound boxersIn a conference call with these boxers on Sunday, Boxing Federation of India (BFI) President Ajay Singh took stock of their preparations amid a national lockdown till 14 April to fight the pandemic.
Mar 11, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020 Qualifiers: Manish Kaushik becomes ninth Indian boxer to qualify with hard-fought win over Harrison GarsideKaushik defeated the Commonwealth Games champion and second seed Garside 4-1 to book his maiden ticket to the quadrennial showpiece after a draining showdown which saw the Australian fighting with a bloodied face and the Indian braving some painful hits to his ribs
Mar 09, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Five Indian boxers qualify for Games after advancing to semi-finals of Asian QualifiersFive Indian boxers, including the seasoned trio of Vikas Krishan (69kg), Pooja Rani (75kg) and Satish Kumar (+91kg), secured Tokyo Olympic berths by advancing to the semi-finals of the Asian Qualifiers with mostly commanding victories.
Mar 08, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Four Indian boxers headed to Games after reaching semi-finals of qualifiers; Sachin Kumar eliminatedPooja Rani defeated her 18-year-old rival Thailand's Pornnipa Chutee 5-0 to be assured of a medal as well as her maiden Olympic spot in the Asia/Oceania Qualifying Tournament.
Nov 12, 2019
Asian U-15 Wrestling Championship: Udit Kumar, Deepak Chahal named in India's 30-member squadThe squad was finalised after Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) conducted trials for boys in Sonepat and girls in Lucknow.
Oct 31, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Boxers Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani claim gold medals in test event; Ashish clinches silverFour-time Asian medallist Thapa outpunched Kazakhstan's national champion and Asian bronze-winner Sanatali Toltayev 5-0 to claim the top honours. Thapa is also the reigning national champion and a former bronze-medallist at the world championships.
Oct 30, 2019
Boxers Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani enter finals of Olympic test event in TokyoThapa, a four-time Asian medallist who claimed his third national title earlier this month, defeated Japan's Daisuke Narimatsu in a split verdict.
Oct 29, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Shiva Thapa, six other Indians enter semi-finals of test event for boxingFour-time Asian medallist Shiva Thapa (63kg) secured himself a medal at the Olympic test event for boxing by winning his quarter-final bout on Tuesday while six other Indians made the last-four stage without even stepping inside the ring
Aug 01, 2019
Magomed Salam Umakhanov Memorial Boxing: Pooja Rani, Lovlina Borgohain among four Indian pugilists to advance to semisAsian gold-medallist Pooja Rani (75kg) and world bronze-winner Lovlina Borgohain (69kg), along with two others Indians, entered the semi-finals of the Magomed Salam Umakhanov Memorial International Boxing Tournament in Kaspiysk, Russia.
Apr 26, 2019
Asian Boxing Championships: Once too shy to wear gloves, Pooja Rani becomes first Indian woman to clinch gold in 81kg divisionToo 'shy' to even don the gloves when first introduced to boxing, Pooja Rani became the first Indian woman to win an Asian Championship gold in the 81kg category.