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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019

Mary kom

Nov 14, 2019 15:48
An hour-long programme has also been planned in the evening in which sportspersons like Abhinav Bindra, Mary Kom will be felicitated with Union Home Minister Amit Shah, PM Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee as guests. read more
Nov 10, 2019 09:52
None of the women boxers in the Olympic categories -- 51kg, 60kg, 64kg, 69kg, and 75kg -- could make the finals with Mary Kom (51kg) and Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) finishing with bronze medals after semifinal losses. 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 29, 2019 13:37
Thapa overpowered local favourite Yuki Hirakawa in a 5-0 verdict to fight his way into the medal rounds. The seasoned boxer from Assam claimed his third national title earlier this month. read more
Oct 19, 2019 16:28
Former junior world champion Nikhat 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. read more
Oct 19, 2019 15:48
Mary Kom has maintained that she would go by the decision taken by the federation, which had earlier stated that only the gold and silver-winners from the world event would be given direct selection for the Olympic qualifiers. read more
Oct 19, 2019 14:58
Zareen had written to sports minister Kiren Rijiju and requested him to look into the issue of BFI deciding to not hold selection trials in 51kg for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualification event. 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 17, 2019 08:37
Rani’s journey came full circle when she went on to win a silver medal at the World Championships in Ulan-Ude in Russia last week, emulating Mary Kom’s 18-year-old record of winning a silver on debut at the Worlds. 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
Oct 15, 2019 21:44
Upon her return to India, Mary Kom spoke to media and expressed her disappointment with the verdict that saw her adding a bronze medal to take her total Worlds medals tally to eight. read more
Oct 13, 2019 14:02
With Manju Rani’s silver, India extend their tally to four medals at the World Boxing Championships in Ulan-Ude, Russia. read more
Oct 12, 2019 18:14
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. read more