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Mar 07, 2018
Federation Cup Athletics: NADA testers reach venue after Seema Punia had left for home following gold medal exploitsSeema Punia, who won a gold on the opening day and virtually booked a CWG berth, left for home before the NADA officials reach the NIS Patiala.
Mar 05, 2018
Federation Cup Athletics: Seema Punia books CWG berth; Pole vaulter Subramani Siva breaks national recordTamil Nadu's Subramani Siva shattered his own national record en route to winning the men's pole vault title while veteran Seema Punia clinched a gold in women's discus throw to virtually book a Commonwealth Games berth on the opening day of the 22nd Federation Cup National Senior Athletics Championships in Patiala on Monday.
Feb 23, 2018
Strandja Memorial Tournament: Mary Kom reaches final in style; Vikas Krishan, Amit Panghal make men's semisMC Mary Kom (48kg) turned on the style as she advanced to the finals, while Vikas Krishan and two other male boxers entered the semifinals on a reasonably good day for India at the 69th Strandja Memorial Tournament in Sofia on Friday.
Feb 19, 2018
Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament: Seema Punia assured of medal; L Sarita Devi enters quartersSeema Punia was assured of a medal without a fight, while the seasoned L Sarita Devi entered the quarters with a hard-fought win on a reasonably good opening day for India.
Jan 10, 2018
Former World Champion Sarita Devi elected women boxers' representative in BFI's executive councilSarita Devi said, "I would be aiming to raise the problems faced by women boxers because I have practical experience of how things work."
Nov 08, 2017
Asian Boxing Championships: Mary Kom clinches gold medal in 48kg categoryFive-time world champion and London Olympics bronze medallist Mary Kom returned to the 48-kg weight category after five years of competing in 51kg, which was made an Olympic category in 2012.
Nov 07, 2017
Asian Women's Boxing Championships: MC Mary Kom, Sonia Lather enter final; L Sarita Devi claims bronzeMC Mary Kom (48kg) remained on course for a fifth Asian Championships gold after making the finals along with Sonia Lather (57kg), while five others settled for bronze medals at the continental showpiece in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday.
Nov 01, 2017
Asian Women's Boxing Championships: Seema Poonia's semi-final bye assures India of medal ahead of eventIndia were assured of a medal on the day of draws itself after Seema Punia (+81kg) found herself in the semifinals of the Asian Women's Boxing Championships, where the celebrated M C Mary Kom (48kg) will open her campaign on Thursday.
Oct 02, 2017
MC Mary Kom, L Sarita Devi included in Indian squad for Asian Women's Boxing ChampionshipsThe celebrated MC Mary Kom was back in her preferred 48kg category as she staved off the challenge from younger competitors to clinch a place in the Indian team for Asian Women's Boxing Championship in Vietnam.
Jul 10, 2017
Asian Athletics Championships: G Lakshmanan, Neeraj Chopra help India top medal tally on final dayIndian athletes, including G Lakshmanan and Neeraj Chopra, clinched five gold medals on the final day to top the medal tally for first time in the history of Asian Athletics Championships, pushing China to second spot.