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Boxer Arundhati Choudhary set to move Delhi HC against BFI

  • Choudhary contends that by virtue of winning the national title, she should be considered for selection. She is open to facing a trial against Borgohain.
File Photo of Arundhati Choudhary.(Arundhati Choudhary)
File Photo of Arundhati Choudhary.(Arundhati Choudhary)
Published on Nov 08, 2021 09:46 PM IST
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ByAvishek Roy, New Delhi

Chopra, Borgohain, Sreejesh among 12 sportspersons to receive Khel Ratna award

  • The National Sports Award, which will be conducted in New Delhi on November 13, will see as many as 12 Indian sportspersons being conferred the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award.
The National Sports Awards will be handed out on November 13. (Getty Images)
The National Sports Awards will be handed out on November 13. (Getty Images)
Updated on Nov 02, 2021 10:54 PM IST
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Tokyo Olympics star Lovlina gets direct entry in Indian team for World C'ship

The national championships will be held in Hisar from October 21 and just like the recently concluded men's event, the champions will make the cut for the worlds' squad.
Bronze medallists Lovlina Borgohain(REUTERS)
Bronze medallists Lovlina Borgohain(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 05, 2021 04:11 PM IST
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Olympics: Why Lovlina Borgohain wants to change her 'medal's colour'

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain won a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics (Agencies)
Boxer Lovlina Borgohain won a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics (Agencies)
Published on Aug 06, 2021 08:33 PM IST
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Tokyo 2020: For Borgohain, bronze is small consolation for sacrifices

It took a while for her to switch off from her bout against a powerful rival. Lovlina Borgohain received standing counts in the first and third rounds, lost a point for holding in the second, eventually losing 0-5.
Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain poses after her semifinal bout in the welterweight 64-69kg category at Tokyo Olympics 2020
Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain poses after her semifinal bout in the welterweight 64-69kg category at Tokyo Olympics 2020
Published on Aug 04, 2021 11:50 PM IST
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ByAvishek Roy, Tokyo

Alia, Taapsee, Varun congratulate Lovlina Borgohain for winning bronze at Tokyo

  • A number of Bollywood actors including Alia Bhatt, Taapsee Pannu, Yami Gautam, Varun Dhawan and Abhishek Bachchan celebrated Lovlina Borgohain's bronze win at Tokyo Olympics.
Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain poses after her semifinal bout in the welterweight 64-69kg category, at Tokyo Olympics 2020, in Tokyo on Wednesday.(ANI)
Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain poses after her semifinal bout in the welterweight 64-69kg category, at Tokyo Olympics 2020, in Tokyo on Wednesday.(ANI)
Published on Aug 04, 2021 04:50 PM IST
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Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain settles for bronze after losing semi-final

  • Lovlina Borgohain might have gone down in the semi-final but she has become only the third Indian boxer to win a medal at the Olympics.
Tokyo 2020: India’s Lovlina Borgohain settles for bronze after losing women’s welterweight (64-69kg) semis to Turkey’s Busenaz Surmeneli(HT Photo)
Tokyo 2020: India’s Lovlina Borgohain settles for bronze after losing women’s welterweight (64-69kg) semis to Turkey’s Busenaz Surmeneli(HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 04, 2021 11:31 AM IST
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Tokyo 2020: After row, Borgohain gets new vest before semis

A freshly designed vest submitted by Indian officials was cleared on Tuesday by officials of the International Olympic Committee’s Boxing Task Force, which runs the competition.
Lovlina Borgohain; File Image(Twitter)
Lovlina Borgohain; File Image(Twitter)
Published on Aug 03, 2021 10:42 PM IST
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ByAvishek Roy, Tokyo

Tokyo 2020: 'Free cement' for Olympic medal winners

Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu had opened India's medal count on the first day with a silver. PV Sindhu bagged a bronze on Sunday while boxer Lovlina Borgohain has assured a medal for the country by advancing to the semifinals.
Tokyo Olympics medallists PV Sindhu (L) and Mirabai Chanu (R)(HT Collage)
Tokyo Olympics medallists PV Sindhu (L) and Mirabai Chanu (R)(HT Collage)
Published on Aug 02, 2021 10:22 PM IST
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Tokyo 2020: Lovlina Borgohain's journey from Baramukhia to Tokyo

Borgohain became only the third boxer from India to win an Olympic medal when she was assured of at least a bronze after winning her quarterfinal match against Chinese Taipei’s Chen Nien-Chin in Tokyo and moving into the semis.
Lovlina Borgohain delivers a punch to Nien-Chin Chen at the Tokyo Olympics 2020(AP)
Lovlina Borgohain delivers a punch to Nien-Chin Chen at the Tokyo Olympics 2020(AP)
Updated on Aug 02, 2021 08:16 AM IST
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ByAvishek Roy, Tokyo

Tokyo 2020: Lovlina Borgohain - Ruling the ring, after running around in circles

Borgohain, 23, did just enough in her Olympic debut bout on Tuesday for a split decision, but in the quarter-final against Chen Nien-chin from Chinese Taipei, the 2018 world champion she was in control for the full three rounds.
India's Lovlina Borgohain clenches her fist after winning her bout at Tokyo Olympics 2020(PTI)
India's Lovlina Borgohain clenches her fist after winning her bout at Tokyo Olympics 2020(PTI)
Updated on Aug 02, 2021 08:21 AM IST
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How shy, quiet Lovlina Borgohain prepared for an adversary she knew too well

  • To reach a point where the Assamese boxer can play without fear, Lovlina had a helping hand. In an exclusive telephonic conversation, Indian Elite Boxing Team Women Coach Sandhya Gurung, who has played a crucial role in Lovlina's career, gave a few insights into her journey.
Lovlina Borgohain overcame an opponent who's had her number in the past(Getty Images)
Lovlina Borgohain overcame an opponent who's had her number in the past(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 30, 2021 04:57 PM IST
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ByKaran Prashant Saxena, New Delhi

Olympics: 'Medal is only gold, let me get that first' - Lovlina on historic win

  • The 23-year-old Assam boxer Lovlina Borgohain was smiling ear-to-ear after making the semi-finals but also well aware that the task is only half done.
Lovlina Borgohain of India celebrates her victory. (Getty Images)
Lovlina Borgohain of India celebrates her victory. (Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 30, 2021 02:02 PM IST
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'Your participation means that you are among the best': Yuvraj lauds Olympians

  • While cricket is not an Olympic sport yet, Indian cricketers, both past and present, have been cheering for the Indian athletes who are participating in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics opening ceremony: Country No.21, India, were led out by Manpreet Singh and MC Mary Kom.(TWITTER)
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics opening ceremony: Country No.21, India, were led out by Manpreet Singh and MC Mary Kom.(TWITTER)
Published on Jul 30, 2021 01:56 PM IST
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Lovlina Borgohain punches her way to an Olympic medal; joins elite Indian boxers

  • Tokyo Olympics: "You can make history for India," the Indian women's boxing coach Raffaello Bergamesco said to her between the rounds and yet again Borgohain took control of the third to romp home to a win.
India's Lovlina Borgohain clenches her fist after winning her bout against Chen Nien-Chin of Chinese Taipei during women's welterweight (64-69kg) category boxing match, at the Summer Olympics 2020 in Tokyo. (PTI)
India's Lovlina Borgohain clenches her fist after winning her bout against Chen Nien-Chin of Chinese Taipei during women's welterweight (64-69kg) category boxing match, at the Summer Olympics 2020 in Tokyo. (PTI)
Updated on Jul 30, 2021 10:48 AM IST
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'Remember the name': India celebrates after boxer Lovlina assures medal in Tokyo

It was a split decision win for Lovlina but it was amply clear after the last round that she had prevailed over her opponent.
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain of India reacts during the fight against Chen Nien-Chin of Taiwan. (REUTERS)
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain of India reacts during the fight against Chen Nien-Chin of Taiwan. (REUTERS)
Updated on Jul 30, 2021 10:01 AM IST
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Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina makes quarterfinal in women's boxing Welterweight

Lovlina, the lone Indian boxer in action on the day, prevailed 3-2 over her rival who is 12 years her senior. Both the boxers were making their Games debut and the Indian became the first from her nine-strong team to make the quarterfinal stage.
Lovlina Borgohain(BFI/Twitter)
Lovlina Borgohain(BFI/Twitter)
Updated on Jul 27, 2021 12:11 PM IST
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Mary Kom, Lovlina in Indian women's boxing squad for Asian Championships

Mary Kom is a six-time Asian medallist, including five gold medals. She had opted out of the previous edition of the event in 2019.
Mary Kom: File photo(Mary Kom/Instagram)
Mary Kom: File photo(Mary Kom/Instagram)
Published on Apr 07, 2021 07:40 PM IST
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Lovlina tests positive for coronavirus, misses flight to Italy

While two other boxers could not travel for other reasons, Olympic quota winner Lovlina missed it after contracting the virus, following a visit to her home town in Assam where she went to see her ailing mother.
File photo of Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain(PTI)
File photo of Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain(PTI)
Updated on Oct 15, 2020 11:17 PM IST
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Olympic-bound Vikas enters final of Asian Qualifiers; Amit, Lovlina end with bronze medals

World silver-medallist and top seed Panghal went down to Jianguan Hu of China in a split 3-2 decision. Two-time world bronze-medallist and second seed Borgohain lost to third seed and 2018 world silver-medallist Hong Gu of China.
File image of Vikas Krishan.(Getty Images)
File image of Vikas Krishan.(Getty Images)
Updated on Mar 10, 2020 05:46 PM IST
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Lovlina Borgohain and Jamuna Boro: Two friends put their gloves on

Borgohain is now one of the country’s finest amateurs, the top fighter in the 69kg, and is widely expected to qualify for the Olympics.
Indian boxers Lovlina Borgohain (left) and Jamuna Boro both won bronze medals at the World Championships this year.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Indian boxers Lovlina Borgohain (left) and Jamuna Boro both won bronze medals at the World Championships this year.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Oct 26, 2019 01:01 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAvishek Roy

Women’s world boxing: Manju one step from gold, Mary Kom feels robbed

Mary Kom, seeded third, lost 1-4 to second seed Busenaz Cakiroglu of Turkey who is the reigning European Championships and European Games gold-medallist.
Lovlina Borgohain in action against Morocco's Oumayma Bel Ahbib in their 69kg category bout at the AIBA Women's World Championships.(PTI)
Lovlina Borgohain in action against Morocco's Oumayma Bel Ahbib in their 69kg category bout at the AIBA Women's World Championships.(PTI)
Updated on Oct 12, 2019 11:17 PM IST
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Lovlina Borgohain advances to semifinal, ensures 4th medal for India in World Boxing Championships

Lovlina carried on India’s good form on Thursday by reaching the semis with a thumping win in the welterweight category. Lovlina also ensured the 4th medal for India in World Championships
India’s Lovlina Borgohain(Twitter)
India’s Lovlina Borgohain(Twitter)
Updated on Oct 10, 2019 06:55 PM IST
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Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain enter quarters of world women’s boxing championship

Jamuna Boro will next take on Belarus’ Yuliya Apanasovich, who is seeded fourth. Next up for Lovlina Borgohain is sixth-seeded Karolina Koszewska
India’s Lovlina Borgohain(Twitter)
India’s Lovlina Borgohain(Twitter)
Updated on Oct 09, 2019 12:45 PM IST
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Women head into boxing worlds tactically, technically improved

The women’s team head into the tournament with plenty to prove. MC Mary Kom (51kg) and Sarita Devi (60kg) want to prove that they still have it in them to step into the ring and beat the best. Neeraj Phogat (57 kg) has been on a roll, beating the top boxers at home. Lovlina (69 kg) wants to do one better than her 2018 bronze.
Neeraj Phogat has consistently beaten top boxers at home to stake her claim in 57kg.(Burhaan Kinu/HT)
Neeraj Phogat has consistently beaten top boxers at home to stake her claim in 57kg.(Burhaan Kinu/HT)
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 10:13 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAvishek Roy

Lovlina Borgohain, Neeraj clinch gold at Umakhanov Memorial boxing

Reigning Asian Championships gold medallist Pooja Rani suffered a narrow 3-2 defeat against home favourite Anna Anfinogenova in the middleweight (75kg) semi-finals and had to be content with a bronze.
Lovlina Borgohain won the gold medal.(BFI/Twitter)
Lovlina Borgohain won the gold medal.(BFI/Twitter)
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 09:03 PM IST
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Women’s World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom remains on course for sixth title, Lovlina Borgohain loses

Mary Kom remained on course for an unprecedented sixth gold medal by reaching the 48kg final but Lovlina Borgohain had to settle for a bronze after losing her semifinal bout.
Mary Kom of India (in blue) and Kim Hyang Mi of North Korea (in red) compete during their 45-48 kg category semi-final fight.(AFP)
Mary Kom of India (in blue) and Kim Hyang Mi of North Korea (in red) compete during their 45-48 kg category semi-final fight.(AFP)
Updated on Nov 22, 2018 08:29 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByAvishek Roy

India start with win in Polish boxing tournament

Lovlina Borgohain prevailed 4-1 in the welterweight (69kg) category contest Monday night against Azizova, a silver-medallist at the Nation’s Cup earlier this year besides a bronze-winner at the Russian national championships.
Lovlina Borgohain will next be up against Czech Republic’s Martina Schmoranzova.(Twitter)
Lovlina Borgohain will next be up against Czech Republic’s Martina Schmoranzova.(Twitter)
Updated on Sep 11, 2018 01:27 PM IST
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