Alexis Vastine International: Amit Panghal, Kavinder Bisht, Sanjeet enter finals; Shiva Thapa bags bronze
Indian boxers Amit Panghal (52kg), Kavinder Singh Bisht (57kg) and Sanjeet (91kg) advanced to the finals of the Alexis Vastine International Tournament while Shiva Thapa (63kg) bagged the bronze medal.
Mohammed Hussamuddin (57kg) won silver at the Strandja Memorial to add to the bronze medals that Sonia Lather (57kg) and Shiva Thapa (63kg) had previously won at the tournament
Shiva Thapa, Sonia Lather assure medals at Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament; Nikhat Zareen eliminated
Thapa, a bronze-winner from the 2015 world showpiece, got the better of Ireland's George Bates in his quarter-final clash
Nikhat Zareen was declared the winner after opponent Asenova forfeited during the opening round of the bout
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Boxers Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani claim gold medals in test event; Ashish clinches silver
Four-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.
Thapa, a four-time Asian medallist who claimed his third national title earlier this month, defeated Japan's Daisuke Narimatsu in a split verdict.
Four-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
Boxing Elite National Championships: Shiva Thapa, Sachin Siwach through to respective finals, Railways dominate proceedings
Railways' Sachin continued his winning run as he defeated Punjab's Sagar Chand 5-0, while Assam's Shiva staved off the challenge of last year's silver medallist Abhishek Yadav with a unanimous win
Boxing Elite National Championships: Rohit Tokas stuns Ashish Kumar to enter 75kg semi-finals, Shiva Thapa wins
In other bouts, Shiva showed his composure and experience as he breezed past the challenge of Delhi's Yogesh Tokas 4-0 in a one-sided bout
Boxing Elite National Championships: Shiva Thapa, Ashish Kumar ease into quarters, Dinesh Dagar eliminated
Shiva, who failed to make the World Championships team earlier this year, won his bout with a convincing 5-0 margin over Hitesh Kumar of Daman and Diu. He controlled the proceedings right from the beginning
World Boxing Championships 2019: India's Amit Panghal bags historic silver after losing to Shakhobidin Zoirov in final
Indian boxer Amit Panghal lost 0-5 but the scoreline was hardly a reflection of the fight he put on against the more fancied Shakhobidin Zoirov.
World Boxing Championships 2019: Manish Kaushik says he was confident of securing a medal at showpiece event
The 25-year-old, who hails from Devsar village which is about 5km from the cradle of Indian boxing — Bhiwani, signed off with a bronze on Friday in Ekaterinburg after losing 0-5 to top-seeded Cuban Andy Gomez Cruz.
World Boxing Championships 2019: Amit Panghal becomes first Indian to enter mega event finals; Manish Kaushik secures bronze
Panghal will take on Uzbekistan's Shakhobidin Zoirov on Saturday. Zoirov defeated Frenchman Billal Bennama in his semifinal showdown.
World Boxing Championships 2019: Medals secured, Amit Panghal, Manish Kaushik chase history in semi-finals
India would be aiming to better their best ever show when Amit Panghal (52kg) and Manish Kaushik (63kg) step inside the ring against tough opponents in pursuit of summit berths in the World Men's Boxing Championship on Friday.
World Boxing Championships: Indian boxers spend first day sparring with Argentines with no competitive bouts on schedule
India will open the World Boxing Championships campaign on Tuesday with Brijesh Yadav (81kg) taking on Poland's Maleusz Goinski.
World Boxing Championships: No Olympic berths up for grabs but Indian boxers aim to improve medal record at event
World Boxing Championships was stripped of Olympic qualifier status after the IOC lost patience with the long-standing administrative mess in the AIBA and took control of the entire process, which will now start next year.
President's Cup boxing: Shiva Thapa clinches India's first gold in tournament after getting a walkover in finals
Making his international debut in the newly-introduced Olympic category of 63kg, Thapa was to fight Kazakhstan's Zakir Safiullin in the summit clash but his opponent had to pull out due to injury.
World Boxing Championships 2019: Amit Panghal to spearhead India's challenge; Shiva Thapa misses out in eight-man squad
Amit Panghal rode on his Asian Championships gold to get a direct entry, while Commonwealth Games silver-medallist Manish Kaushik edged past Shiva Thapa in India's eight-strong squad for the World Boxing Championships in September.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC decision to strip AIBA's right to conduct boxing shocks Shiva Thapa; Amit Panghal sees advantage
The IOC's Executive Board recommended on Wednesday that AIBA be stripped of its right to organise the event at Tokyo 2020, but said the sport should still feature at the Games.
India Open Boxing 2019: Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal lead home domination as duo enter semi-final with strong performances
It was a spectacular homecoming for World championship bronze medallist Shiva Thapa, while Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal also lived up to his billing reaching the semifinals in 52kg category at the second India Open boxing tournament.