NANAO SINGH

  • World Boxing C'ships: Shiva enters quarters, Nanao ousted October 21, 2013

    Almaty: Rising Indian boxer Shiva Thapa (56kg) and Commonwealth Games goldmedallist Manoj Kumar (64kg) endured draining contests but came out triumphant to enter the quarterfinals on a bittersweet day for India in the World Boxing Championships, here today. Both the boxers came back after being down a round to outwit their...
  • Vijender, Nanao in Indian team for World boxing Championships August 28, 2013

    Patiala: Vijender Singh (75kg) made a return to the Indian boxing team along with Thokchom Nanao Singh (49kg) as the selectors picked the team for the World Championships after a two-day trial here on Wednesday. There were hardly any surprises in the team, which will compete under the International Boxing...
  • Manipur actor assault: Curfew reimposed, Imphal still tense December 25, 2012

    Imphal: The tension in Manipur continues where a 29yearold video journalist killed in police fire covering the protests against the molestation of an actress, allegedly by an NSCNIM member. Hanao had no clue that death awaited him on Sunday. Police opened fire apparently to control the mob and shot him...
  • Five policemen suspended for Manipur firing December 24, 2012

    Imphal: Five police personnel have been placed under suspension after a 29yearold journalist was killed in police firing in Manipur, official sources said on Monday. The sources said a threemember enquiry committee headed by Principal Secretary (Home) Suresh Babu has been constituted to probe Sunday's incident and the panel would...
  • Amandeep, Nanao on course for another title bout November 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Amandeep Singh of the Railways and 2009 Asian Championship gold medallist Nanao Singh of the Services team won their prequarterfinal matches to be on course to clash in the championship round. Round three saw both the pugilists defeat their respective opponents with straightforward victories to march...
  • Boxing: Amandeep registers win at the nationals October 31, 2012

    Hyderabad: Day two of the 59th Sahara Mens National Boxing Championship presented by the Monnet Ispat and Energy Limited and the action heated up with the competition moving into the second phase of the preliminaries, the round of 16. In the light fly weight division Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Amandeep...
  • Nanao enters second round of World Boxing September 4, 2009

    Milan: Indian boxer Thokchom Nanao Singh shocked his Azerbaijani opponent Mamishzade Elvin with a 216 win the 48 kilogram section to move into the second round of the World Championships. Nanao took just 15 seconds to settle down against the taller Mamishzade, who used his longer reach to bag the first...
  • Indian boxers confident of doing well at Worlds August 27, 2009

    New Delhi: An Olympic medal and two Khel Ratna awardees in the same year has made sure that Indian boxing has moved swiftly over the last year from the obscure rings to the centrestage and the headlines could get bolder if the cream of India's talent returns from Milan with...