Latest News on World Champion
Showing of 0 - 10 from 18 results
World Champion - Total results - 18
Jan 11, 2018
Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame his disabilities to become a billiards championMeet Venkateswaran Subramanian, popularly known as 'Raja'. Due to polio, that struck him when he was just two years old, Raja was left with a deformed leg. He also lost vision in his right eye when he was just six. Raja fought against all odds and has become one of the world's best billiards player. He is currently ranked 16th in the world by World billiards and won the Open Disability Snooker Championship 2016, organised by World Disability Billiards.
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."
Jan 08, 2018
Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame disabilities to become a billiards championMeet Venkateswaran Subramanian, who has fought against his disabilities and achieved greater success in life, becoming one of India's best Billiards players
Jan 05, 2018
Five-time World Champion Mary Kom to miss out on Women's National Boxing Championship due to injuryOver 300 top boxers will be stepping into the ring during the second edition with the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) indicating that the week-long tournament will be seen as selection trials for the CWG and the Asian Games.
Sep 14, 2017
MC Mary Kom shocked by Stephane Cottalorda's resignation, says will try to convince him to returnStephane Cottalorda alleged that he repeatedly communicated his concerns to the federation, which did not act on them.
Aug 19, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Sandeep Tomar bows out of wrestling event after loss to Victor LebedevIndian grappler Sandeep Tomar lost to Victor Lebedev of Russia 3-7 in the 57 kg category to exit the men's freestyle wrestling at the Rio Olympics.
Jul 01, 2016
Excited to be part a of Vijender Singh's first title fight, says MC Mary KomMary Kom will be a part of Vijender Singh's bout for the WBO Super Middle-weight Asia Pacific Championship Title, to be held at the Thyagaraj Stadium.
May 17, 2016
Weightlifting world champion Aleksey Lovchev slapped with four-year doping banWorld champion weightlifter Aleksey Lovchev confirmed on Tuesday that he has been banned for four years for doping.
Mar 03, 2016
Australian rowing silver medallist Sarah Tait succumbs to cancer at 33Array
Mar 19, 2015
Vonn dominates Alpine skiing with 19th World Cup titleLindsey Vonn dominated the Super-G at the Alpine skiing World Cup finals on Thursday to add a record-equaling 19th crystal globe to her trophy collection.