Vijendra Kumar

  • Ranchi: Youth gets death sentence for beheading girl May 2, 2012

    Ranchi: A youth was on Wednesday sentenced to death by a local court for beheading a girl student in a college campus in Ranchi on April 28 last year. The District and Sessions Court of SH Kazmi pronounced the capital punishment against Vijendra Kumar for chopping off the head of intermediate...
  • Boxer Vijender to be Pepsi's new brand ambassador May 13, 2009

    New Delhi: India's Olympic bronze medal winning boxer Vijender will be Pepsi's new brand ambassador. Vijender is one of the first sportsmen beyond the realm of cricket who has joined Pepsi's ambassadorial team. "I am excited to be associated with an iconic youth brand like Pepsi. It is certainly a great...
  • India's Olympians to build on what's been achieved August 28, 2008

    New Delhi: There will come a time very soon when the flashbulbs will go off and the euphoria will subside, when the lonely routine of sport will take over, when Boxer Vijender Kumar will return to his boxing ring in Bhiwani and wrestler Sushil Kumar to a wrestling mat in...
  • Struggling to win: fight not over for Indian boxers August 25, 2008

    Bhiwani/ New Delhi: Indian boxing heroes Akhil, Vijendra and Jitendra Kumar were made at the BBC, the Bhiwani Boxing Club, where many young boxers cant afford gloves, a tin shed covers the arena and the potholedroads are full of mud water. Jagdish Singh, a coach at BBC, remembers how he encouraged...