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Monday, Feb 17, 2020


Jan 24, 2020 21:17
The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Boxing Task Force (BTF), which is in charge of conducting the sport at the Olympics later this year, confirmed the change of dates in its latest communication to the national federations. read more
Jan 23, 2020 10:22
The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has thrown its hat in the ring, opening up the possibility of the qualifiers being shifted to India. read more
Dec 30, 2019 11:47
Mary Kom defeated Zareen 9-1 in the trials held on Saturday to make the squad for Olympic Qualifiers in China in February. read more
Nov 09, 2019 16:43
Citing sources from Boxing Federation of India (BFI) and Sports Authority of India (SAI), the report from TOI adds that the decision of the bout has been conveyed to BFI President Ajay Singh. read more
Nov 07, 2019 14:38
Six-time world champion Kom had to settle for a bronze medal in the Women’s World Boxing Championships after facing a defeat in the semi-finals of the tournament. read more
Oct 18, 2019 12:47
Zareen had written a letter to Rijiju on Thursday, demanding that she be given a trial bout against Mary Kom before the Indian squad for next year’s Olympic qualifiers in China is decided read more
Oct 17, 2019 23:18
The BFI had initially said that among women only gold and silver medallists from the Worlds will get an automatic berth for the Olympics qualifier in February. read more
Oct 16, 2019 17:24
Nikhat Zareen expressed disappointment after being informed of trials being scratched for 51kg division and Mary Kom getting a direct berth to represent India in the Tokyo Olympics. read more
Sep 26, 2019 22:45
Mary Kom is the most decorated boxer in women’s world championships with six gold medals, the last one coming at home in 2018. read more
Sep 09, 2019 21:48
The first meeting of expert group is on September 11 in Lausanne, Switzerland. Boxing Federation of India (BFI) executive director Rajkumar Sacheti has been invited to be part of the expert group. read more
Aug 21, 2019 16:51
Earlier, it had emerged that the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) cancelled trials in Mary Kom’s 51kg category for the World Boxing Championships and had sent her name for it based on her past performances. read more
Aug 07, 2019 21:33
Nikhat Zareen and Vanlal Duati were told their bout has been postponed to Wednesday, but were not given any reason. On Wednesday though they were told no trials will be held in the 51kg category, catching them by surprise. read more
Apr 30, 2019 16:14
Panghal’s name was not accepted by the Arjuna awards selection committee due to the positive dope test. It remains to be seen whether there would be a change in the position due to the his continuous remarkable performances. read more
Nov 14, 2018 13:42
While talking about the sport, BFI chief Ajay Singh said that boxing is an empowering sport as it gifts women the ability to break out of social struggles to defeat stereotypes and show that they could do something by themselves. read more
Nov 13, 2018 20:08
The championship is beginning on Thursday but uncertainty still looms large over Donjeta Sadiku’s participation at the AIBA’s flagship event since the Indian government is yet to grant visas to the boxer and her two coaches. read more