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Mary Kom's Rio hopes handed crushing blow  May 21, 6:18 pm
Astana, May.21 (ANI): Indian star pugilist Mary Kom's hopes of securing qualification for the forthcoming Rio Olympics were shattered after she crashed out of the second round of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships here in Kazakhstan on Saturday.
Pacquiao wins senate seat in Philippines  May 20, 1:45 pm
London, May 20 (ANI): Former Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao, who recently retired from boxing to switch his career to politics, has earned a senate seat in the home country.
Vijender upbeat about homecoming title fight after sixth pro win   May 14, 11:14 am
Bolton, May.14 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh blew away Andrzej Soldra at the Macron Stadium in Bolton to claim his sixth successive professional victory. Vijender continued his red-hot winning streak by stopping Soldra in the third round with a big body shot.
`Unbeaten` Vijender vows explosive performance against Andrzej Soldra  May 12, 6:20 pm
Bolton, May 12 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh has promised to put on explosive performance when he will take on Andrzej Soldra in his first eight round fight here at Macron Stadium, Premier Suite on Friday.
Andrzej Soldra vows to ruin Vijender's unbeaten streak  May 11, 5:22 pm
Bolton, May 11(ANI): Polish pugilist Andrzej Soldra is all set to ruin Vijender Singh's massive summer homecoming fight when he will take on the Indian boxing sensation at Bolton's impressive Macron Stadium Premier Suite on Friday.
Mayweather hints at `possible` boxing comeback   May 9, 5:15 pm
Johannesburg, May.9 (ANI): Hinting at a potential ring return, former American boxer Floyd Mayweather has expressed it is 'possible' he could face mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor.
Ex-Indian boxer hopes Vijender to remain `unstoppable`  May 1, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Expressing his views on Vijender Singh's fifth straight professional win, coach Dharmendra Singh Yadav on Sunday admitted the Indian boxing superstar has gained a lot of experience as well as confidence after his recent wins.
`Retired` Mayweather leaves door open to boxing return  May 1, 12:44 pm
Johannesburg, May 1 (ANI): Former American boxer Floyd Mayweather, who retired from his illustrious career last September, has hinted to make a return to the ring with a probable nine-figure payday.
Jorhat hosts National Amateur Muay-Thai kick boxing championship  May 1, 12:44 pm
Jorhat (Assam), May 1 (ANI): Around 180 participants from different states of the country recently participated at the 11th National Amateur Muay-Thai kick boxing championship in Jorhat.
`Unbeaten` Vijender, Matiouze Royer go head-to-head at weigh-in  Apr 29, 10:46 pm
London, April.29 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh and his French opponent Matiouze Royer went head-to- head during their official weigh-in at the Copper Box Arena on Friday.
Vijender Singh promises another knockout on Copper Box return  Apr 28, 11:05 pm
London, Apr. 28 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh has promised his fans another big knockout win on his return to Stratford's Copper Box Arena when he takes on French terror Matiouze Royer this Saturday.
`Strong is the new skinny` for boxers Kareena-Amrita  Apr 28, 11:31 am
New Delhi, April 28 (ANI): Seems like Kareena Kapoor Khan is all set to turn stronger and even sexier.
Sports Ministry grants NOC for Boxing Federation of India's registration  Apr 27, 9:10 pm
New Delhi, Apr.27 (ANI): The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in India on Wednesday granted NOC (no objection certificate) for the registration of newly-formed boxing federation, in addition to depute an observer for the federation's elections.
Vijender accepts Amir Khan's challenge to bout in India   Apr 26, 11:10 pm
Manchester, Apr.26 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh has accepted the challenge of Pakistan-born British boxing ace Amir Khan for having a fight in India.
`Unbeaten` Vijender geared up for Copper Arena bout against Royer  Apr 12, 9:59 pm
London, Apr.12 (ANI): Indian boxing superstar Vijender Singh will face the toughest test of his professional career when he takes on experienced Frenchman Matiouze Royer at Stratford's Copper Box Arena on April 30.
Pacquiao signs off boxing career on winning note  Apr 10, 1:13 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.10 (ANI): Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao signed off his illustrious 21-year professional career with an emphatic win over American Tim Bradley at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
`Retiring` Pacquiao leaves door open for boxing return  Mar 31, 3:12 pm
Karachi, Mar.31 (ANI): Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao has admitted that he will stick with his decision to retire after a last bout against Timothy Bradley next week, but he also refused to rule out a possible return in boxing ring.
Vijender invites Tendulkar for WBO Asia title fight  Mar 26, 4:15 pm
New Delhi, Mar 26 (ANI): India's boxing sensation Vijender Singh on Saturday met cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar in Gurgaon and invited him for his WBO Asia title fight scheduled to be held in Delhi on 11 June.
Unbeaten Vijender Singh's bout switched from Harrow to Copper Box Arena  Mar 21, 7:23 pm
London, Mar.21 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh, who recently recorded his fourth successive professional victory by knocking out his Hungarian rival Alexander Horvath, will return to action on the undercard of the big World Championship card at the Copper Box Arena in London on April 30.
Vijender aims to maintain unbeaten run in London bout  Mar 16, 4:10 pm
Manchester, Mar 16 (ANI): After knocking out his Hungarian rival Alexander Horvath to record his fourth successive professional victory, Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh will return to action on April 2 at the Harrow Leisure Centre in London.
Participation of Indian boxers in Rio Olympics at stake after AIBA warns India  Mar 13, 11:25 am
New Delhi, Mar.13 (ANI): The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has issued a final warning to India that they must hold an election by March 31 or else they would be terminated.
Unbeaten Vijender Singh makes weight for Horvath clash  Mar 11, 10:34 pm
Liverpool, Mar 11 (ANI): Indian boxing sensation Vijender Singh hit the weight at today's weigh-in ahead of tomorrow night's showdown with Alexander Horvath.
Vijender undergoes gruelling 10-hour daily training before Liverpool bout  Mar 8, 6:39 pm
Manchester, Mar 08 (ANI): India's Boxing Sensation Vijender Singh is confident of his fourth knockout win on 12 March, when he takes on Hungarian Alexander Horvath during his fourth pro bout at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
`God is with me,` says under-fire Pacquiao  Feb 19, 12:39 pm
Johannesburg, Feb.19 (ANI): Filipino boxing great Manny Pacquiao has insisted that God is on his side after sparking global controversy by describing gay couples as 'worse than animals'.
At 54, retired Bruno mulls boxing return  Feb 2, 10:16 am
Johannesburg, Feb.2 (ANI): Retired heavyweight champion Frank Bruno is mulling to make a return to competitive boxing at the age of 54.