BOXING

  • Debarred IOA officials attend AGM in Chennai 9 hours 45 minutes ago

    Senior members of the IOA have told CNN-IBN that Lalit Bhanot and Abhay Chautala were present at the executive body meeting of the IOA ahead of the AGM on Saturday in Chennai. ...
  • Wrote letter to AIBA to save Sarita's career: Tendulkar 1 week ago

    Indian batting maestro Tendulkar said that the whole idea behind his writing a letter to world boxing body AIBA was to save boxer Sarita Devi's career from ending abruptly. ...
  • Grateful to entire nation for their support: Sarita Devi 1 week ago

    Sarita Devi minced no words in thanking the entire nation including Sachin Tendulkar and Boxing India for their unconditional support when she was almost certain to face a life ban from AIBA. ...
  • Sarita Devi finally receives her Asian Games bronze medal December 11, 2014

    Indian boxer Sarita Devi finally received her Asian Games bronze medal after she had controversially refused it at the Incheon Games. ...
  • We want the entire country to be behind Sarita Devi: Sachin Tendulkar November 26, 2014

    Tendulkar on Wednesday discussed the way forward with Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and urged the entire country to support boxer Sarita Devi. ...
  • Boxer Manoj Kumar finally receives Arjuna Award November 26, 2014

    After his name was allegedly deleted from the initial list of Arjuna Awards, Manoj filed a case in the Delhi High Court and won it, following which he received the award on Wednesday. ...
  • Boxer Mary Kom backs Sarita Devi November 20, 2014

    "I just want to say that I want her (likely) suspension (if it happens) to be lifted as soon as possible," she said for Sarita, who is facing the prospect of a lengthy ban from the AIBA. ...
  • AIBA shows no leniency; Indian boxer Sarita Devi faces ban November 12, 2014

    The International Boxing Federation says exemplary punishment will be handed out to the boxer for refusing to accept her medal at the Asian Games. ...
  • Boxer Sarita Devi faces long ban for her Asian Games bronze medal protest: AIBA November 12, 2014

    Indian boxer L Sarita Devi, who refused to accept her Asian Games bronze medal in a protest over the judging can expect a heavy punishment, the AIBA. ...
  • 'Happy New Year' sets new record at Box Office, earns Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend October 28, 2014

    Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's big Diwali release 'Happy New Year' has set new record at the Box Office. The film which was released across a record 500 screens on October 23 is now Bollywood's biggest opener. The film, according to its makers earned Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend,...
  • AIBA suspends Indian boxer Sarita Devi October 22, 2014

    The International Boxing Association suspended Sarita Devi for her refusal to accept the Asian Games bronze medal. She will miss next month's World Championship. ...
  • News 360: Toddler raped in Bangalore school, third child abuse incidence in the last 6 months October 22, 2014

    As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. ...
  • Asian Games: Sarita Devi wites to AIBA; issues unconditional apology October 3, 2014

    Sunita had refused to accept her bronze medal in the 60kg category at the Games after she was robbed off a medal due to what she claimed was partial judging. ...
  • Asian Games: Mary Kom receives grand welcome on return October 3, 2014

    Mary Kom became the first Indian woman boxer to clinch a gold medal at the Asian Games after she came from behind to beat Kazakhstan's Zhaina Shekerbekova in the flyweight (51KG) summit clash. ...
  • Boxer Sarita Devi tenders 'unconditional apology' for rejecting Asiad medal October 3, 2014

    Sarita who rejected her Asian Games bronze medal because she disputed her semifinal loss apologized in a letter to the International Boxing Association. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Mary Kom punches first boxing gold October 1, 2014

    India's Mary Kom won her final bout against Kazakh opponent and won the first boxing gold medal for India in Incheon. ...
  • Asian Games: Sarita Devi loses controversial bout, settles for bronze September 30, 2014

    A massive controversy has erupted in the Women's 60kg after India's Sarita Devi was denied a clear cut victory in her semifinal bout. ...
  • Asian Games: Boxer Sarita settles for bronze after shocking decision September 30, 2014

    Indian boxer Sarita Devi (60kg) controversially settled for a bronze medal after losing her semifinal bout against South Korea's Jina Park. ...
  • Akhil Kumar's Asian Games campaign comes to an end September 26, 2014

    Akhil, on a comeback trail after three years of injury-forced hibernation, was impressive to start with against Filipino Charly Suarez but eventually fell short in a thoroughly entertaining bout. ...
  • Comeback-man Akhil Kumar makes a bright start to his Asian Games campaign September 24, 2014

    Akhil, returning to international scene after a three-year absence due to injury, was dominant from the very start and effortlessly beat Lama. CNN-IBN panel of experts discusses his comeback win. ...
  • Indian boxer Manoj Kumar to get Arjuna Award September 17, 2014

    The sports ministry has finally agreed to give the Arjuna Award to boxer Manoj Kumar. The Kapil Devled award committee had earlier refused to give the coveted award to the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Boxer Mary Kom back to reclaim crown September 16, 2014

    Down but never out after missing out on the Commonwealth Games Mary Kom fights her way back into the Indian team for the Asian Games, with a point to prove. ...
  • Watch: First reactions to Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' September 5, 2014

    Priyanka Chopra starrer 'Mary Kom' finally hit the theatres on Friday. The film tries to capture Mary Kom's struggle as a young girl from a small village in Manipur who goes on to become five time World Boxing Champion and bronze medalist at the Olympics. ...
  • Mary Kom: Loving mother, mean boxer September 4, 2014

    The muchanticipated film 'Mary Kom' is set to release on Friday. While Priyanka Chopra or the film's noshow in Manipur is gathering a lot of attention, here's a look at the life and struggle of the real Mary Kom, something the film hopes to pack in. ...
  • Boxer Manoj Kumar gets another shot at Arjuna Award August 28, 2014

    The Delhi High Court has asked the Sports Ministry to reconsider the name of 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist Manoj Mumar for this year's Arjuna Award if he is deserving. ...
  • CNNIBN's Digvijay Singh Deo takes the ice bucket challenge August 21, 2014

    The CNNIBN's sports editor went on to nominate ace shooter Abhinav Bindra, boxer Mary Kom and the India men's hockey team to take the ALS challenge. ...
  • Indian boxing's fall from grace August 20, 2014

    Indian boxers returned without any gold medal from CWG 2014 and the coach says he has his fingers crossed for the Asian Games. ...
  • Boxer Paramjeet Samota protests after being ignored for Arjuna Award August 20, 2014

    The CWG 2010 gold medallist approached the Prime Minister's Office to return his medal in protest. ...
  • CWG 2014: India end on a high, finish 5th with 64 medals August 4, 2014

    CNNIBN's panel of experts discuss the performance of India's sportspersons in recently concluded Commonwealth Games where Indian won 64 medals. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian boxers return home to a rousing welcome August 4, 2014

    The Indian boxing contingent, led by ace boxer Vijender Singh, on Monday returned to a hero's welcome after winning 5 medals, including 4 silver and 1 bronze, in Glasgow. ...