NATIONAL BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP

  • Pinki becomes national boxing champion November 29, 2012

    Guwahati: Pinki Jangra emerged as the new national champion with a dominating victory over N Tonibala Chanu of Arunachal Pradesh while her team Railways bagged the team's title at the senior women's national boxing championship, which concluded on Thursday. Having beaten her biggest challenger for the title, Van Lal Duati...
  • Chhote Lal bows out of the senior nationals November 2, 2012

    Hyderabad: The services team suffered a major setback in the 59th Sahara Mens National Boxing Championship presented by the Monnet Ispat and Energy Limited with 2010 South Asian Games gold medallist Chhote Lal Yadav losing out in the quarterfinals of the bantam weight division. The 24yearold, put up a good...
  • 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...
  • National boxing will help to spot new faces: Sandhu October 30, 2012

    Hyderabad: It's a fight for the coveted national boxing title as the 59th edition of the Sahara Mens National Boxing Championship returns to the familiar city of Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh. The tournament, considered to be a bastion of nation's best and brightest talent, will once again witness boxers of...
  • Samota wins fifth consecutive gold at Nationals December 10, 2011

    Chennai: Commonwealth Games heavy weight champion Paramjeet Samota clinched his fifth consecutive gold at the 58th Senior Men's National Boxing Championship after beating Satish Kumar of Services in the finals here on Saturday. Nanao Singh also cliched the national title in the light fly weight, while in the bantam weight class,...
  • Samota in semis of Senior Men's National Boxing December 8, 2011

    Chennai: Commonwealth Games gold medallist Paramjeet Samota of Railways continued his winning streak as he overpowered Rambol of Madhya Pradesh to storm into the semifinals in super heavyweight category on day four of 58th Senior Men's National Boxing Championship here on Thursday. Samota took some time to settle down but shifted...