INDIAN BOXERS

  • Hold election, else boxers will suffer: AIBA to IBF August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian boxers continue to suffer for no fault of theirs and now they are in danger of being barred from all international competitions after the Oct 11-27 World Championships if their suspended federation does not hold a fresh, free and fair election by Nov 4. Governing body AIBA,...
  • Indian boxers barred from participation in international meets January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The international boxing federation (AIBA) has barred Indian boxers' participation in tournaments across the world. A directive from the governing body Wednesday said that no Indian player will be allowed to play in tournaments under its aegis until the ban on the Indian Boxing Ameteur Federation (IABF) is...
  • Young boxers ready to raise the bar July 17, 2012

    The boxing youth brigade Shiva Thapa, Devendro Singh and Sumit Sangwan have raised India's hopes of an Olympic medal. ...
  • Youngest Indian boxer Thapa upbeat for Olympics June 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Two months before the 2010 New Delhi Commonwealth Games, a 16yearold Indian jabbed, hooked and punched his way to a silver medal at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore. Shiva Thapa is now going to be the country's youngest boxer to compete at the Olympics in London. Thapa himself...