Boxing

  • Asian Games: Boxer Sarita settles for bronze after shocking decision 6 hours 0 minutes ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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. ...
  • e Lounge: Salman Khan's movie 'Kick' breaks all records July 29, 2014

    Salman Khan's 'Kick' has had its golden run at the box office. It has broken all box office records and has made a whooping Rs 83 crore in the opening weekend. ...
  • Salman's 'Kick' breaks box office records, earns Rs 83.73 crore in 3 days July 29, 2014

    Bollywood actor Salman Khan continues his golden run at the box office with his latest film 'Kick'as it has already broken box office records including the highest opening day and weekend collections of the year. The film's opening weekend collections stood at a very impressive Rs 83.73 crore. The collection...
  • Priyanka Chopra on playing the sports icon in the film 'Mary Kom' July 24, 2014

    The first trailer of the film 'Mary Kom' was unveiled in Mumbai on Wednesday. The film unfolds the life journey of Indian boxing champion Mary Kom. The film's leading lady Priyanka Chopra talks about her playing the sports icon on the big screen. ...
  • 11member Indian boxing team for Glasgow July 15, 2014

    Shiva Thapa is always a medal favourite for India but a first round exit in London is what has kept him motivated to aim for gold. ...
  • e Lounge: 'Main Tera Hero' collects Rs 14.67 crores on opening weekend April 8, 2014

    Directed by David Dhawan, 'Main Tera Hero' staring Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz and Nargis Fakhri is a romantic action-comedy. The film has got a good opening at the box office after reportedly having collected 6.60 crores net on its first day and 8.07 crores net approximately on its second...
  • I only care about boxing: Vijender Singh March 19, 2014

    The Olympic medallist says he is not supporting any particular group but hopes AIBA lifts the ban off Indian federation. ...
  • Sunny Leone positive about 'Ragini MMS 2' March 19, 2014

    Bollywood actress Sunny Leone is quite positive that her new film 'Ragini MMS 2' will do well at the box office. This is the first adult horror film in Bollywood. She says, "I just want to work. I don't have a set people that I feel like I have to...
  • International Boxing Association terminates India for damaging sport March 4, 2014

    Indian boxing has been plunged into chaos with the International Boxing Association terminating the membership of the IABF. ...
  • World Series of Boxing: Thapa, Sangwan head to America January 1, 2014

    In a major boost for Indian boxing, two young pugilists Shiva Thapa and Sumit Sangwan are headed to Miami after being picked by the American franchise for the World Series of Boxing. ...
  • Dhoom 3 breaks records, earns Rs 107 crore in three days December 24, 2013

    Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer 'Dhoom 3' has set a new record for the fastest hundred crores beating Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chennai Express's' record. The third installment of the Dhoom franchise, according to its makers, collected Rs 107 crore over the weekend. After collecting Rs 36.22 crore on...
  • Mary Kom on life beyond the ring December 13, 2013

    In an interview to CNNIBN, the Olympic bronze medallist spoke about her autobiography, "Unbreakable", and much more. ...
  • Watch: How movies fared at the box office in 2013 October 15, 2013

    2013 has been a good year for business in Bollywood & the last quarter of the year will see releases starring Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Akshay Kumar. ...
  • 'Chennai Express' collects Rs 200 crore in India, breaks box office record August 24, 2013

    Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer 'Chennai Express', directed by Rohit Shetty, has broken another box office record as its makers have posted Rs 200 crore as its India collections. Even though the film has failed to impress the critics, it continues to draw a crowd. ...
  • Shah Rukh vs Akshay: The box office report August 21, 2013

    Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express' and Akshay Kumar's 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara!' were to release on Eid together but Ekta Kapoor decided to delay 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara!' by a week. CNNIBN finds out their box office report. ...
  • Chennai Express rakes in Rs 100 crore in 3 days August 13, 2013

    After having a record release in 3500 screens across India. Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express is making new records at the box office one after the other. The latest one being the fastest 100 crore record achieved by this Rohit Shetty film. ...
  • Prabhudeva's 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' beats 'DDay' at the BoxOffice July 23, 2013

    Despite having an almost new star cast in his latest romantic comedy, Prabhudeva's 'Ramiaya Vastavaiya' managed to beat multistarrer 'DDay' at the box office. ...
  • Have films based on sporting heroes struck a chord with the people? July 18, 2013

    Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's new film 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', on the life of athlete Milkha Singh, has set the cash registers ringing at the box office. ...