L Sarita Devi

  • CWG 2014: Pinki Jangra, Sarita Devi reach boxing semis in Glasgow July 31, 2014

    Glasgow: Female Indian boxers Pinki Jangra and L. Sarita Devi reached the semi-finals of the Commonwealth Games in their respective categories at the SECC Hall here Wednesday. However, Amritpreet Singh bit the dust as he lost the men's 91 kg quarter-final bout to local pugilist Stephen Lavelle. The judges found the...
  • Indian women boxers set for CWG debut, trials begin May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Set to make their debut in the Commonwealth Games, Indian women boxers on slogged it out on the opening day of trials to select the core group from which the final squad for the July event would be finalised later this month. The opening day of trials featured six...
  • Indian women strike gold at Asian Indoor Games November 5, 2009

    Hanoi: Four-time world champion M C Mary Kom staved off a stiff resistance from local pugilist Hoa Nguyen Thi to win the 46 kg title as India won two gold and as many silver medals in women's boxing of the third Asian Indoor Games on Wednesday. Kavita Goyat (64kg) won the...