Boxing

AIBA grants full membership to Boxing Federation of India

December 21, 2016

Association Internationale de Boxe Amateur (International Boxing Association) has granted full membership to the recently-formed Boxing Federation of India (BFI). This was announced on the sidelines of 70th anniversary celebrations of AIBA in Montreux, Switzerland. With this announcement, India’s isolation due to international suspension for the past four years comes...

Sachin Singh clinches gold at the AIBA Youth World Championships

November 28, 2016

Sachin Singh became the third Indian boxer to clinch gold at the AIBA Youth World Championships held in St Petersburg, Russia. He contested in 49kg weight class and recorded a rare Indian win over a Cuban boxer. India has finished the AIBA Youth World Championships with one gold and a...

Mary Kom to receive “Legends Award” from AIBA

November 26, 2016

An Olympic bronze medalist and a five-time world champion M C Mary Kom is set to receive the ‘Legends Award’ from the International Boxing Association (AIBA) on its 70th anniversary on December 20. She was also named as an AIBA brand ambassador during the World Championships held earlier this year Mangte Chungneijang Mary...

Sarjubala Devi wins third consecutive Gold in National Boxing Championship

November 25, 2016

Boxer Sarjubala Devi has won her third consecutive Gold in 46-48kg category at the Women’s Senior National Boxing Championship held at Haridwar. This will be her fourth National gold overall and third consecutive. She is a former World Championships silver-medallist. Haryana managed to lift the overall trophy at the...

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