Monday, March 1, 2021
Deepak Kumar

Deepak Kumar wins silver at Strandja Memorial after losing final against Daniel Asenov

Indian boxing stalwart Deepak Kumar sustained a defeat at the hands of Daniel Asenov at the 52 kg final of the 72nd Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament hosted in Sofia, Bulgaria. Deepak Kumar stormed into the final with one of the...

“Disaster” for Indian boxers as IOC scraps Tokyo Olympics boxing qualifiers

The Indian boxing contingent has received a massive jolt as the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decided to drop the final boxing qualifier for Tokyo 2020 which was scheduled to take place in Paris in June. The official confirmation of the...

Going for Glory: Vikas Krishan aims for gold at the Tokyo Olympics

Vikas Krishan seems determined to make his 3rd Olympics appearance the most memorable of his life after the ace boxer boldly declared his wish to win the gold medal in Tokyo. Krishan is one of the 9 boxers slated to...

Amit Panghal and Satish Kumar win Gold and Silver respectively at Cologne World Cup

Indian boxers Amit Panghal and Satish Kumar bagged medals at Cologne World Cup in Germany on Saturday. While Panghal bagged a Gold medal, Satish bagged a silver. PANGHAL AND KUMAR'S MATCHES WERE WALKOVERS Interestingly, both of the matches were walkovers, although...

Does Boxing need a cricket mindset to become a popular sport in India?

India lives and breathes cricket. From the fans of the national team ranging from young to old to the loyal followers of the domestic contingent of the sport, and now the ever booming fanbase of the blockbuster Indian Premier...

MLA Ashish Shelar wants to ‘join the boxing family’, files nomination for BFI election

Ashish Shelar, an MLA from Mumbai, former president of the Mumbai unit of BJP and the former sports minister of Maharashtra has set his eyes on the top position in the Boxing Federation of India (BFI). On Wednesday, he...
Lovlina Borgohain

Meditation key to boxer Lovlina Borgohain’s composure as she prepares for comeback

Meditation is something which every person can do for their betterment and sportspersons are no different. Recently, Lovlina Borgohain - the two-time World championships medal-winning boxer has revealed that she is depending on the meditation to maintain her composure...
Vikas Krishan

Vikas Krishan reveals reasoning behind turning pro

In an attempt to win an Olympic medal next year at Tokyo, boxer Vikas Krishan has set his eyes on professional boxing training. Krishan, who is an Asian Games Gold Medalist, is currently training in Virginia, USA. Last year, he...

Nikhat Zareen is now included in SAI’s Target Olympic Podium Scheme

Amateur Indian boxer and Asian Amateur Championships bronze medallist Nikhat Zareen is now all set to make it big at the international level as she is now included in Sports Authority of India (SAI)'s 'Target Olympic Podium Scheme' (TOPS). The...

US training is Vikas Krishan’s holy grail for Olympics groundwork

There is a pandemic prevalent in the globe, which has disrupted the sporting calendar for this year by leaps and bounds. The disruption includes the postponement of Tokyo Olympic games to 2021. As the global sports scene slowly returns...


Adorable pictures of Anouk Hoogendijk!!

Anouk Hoogendijk - Dutch professional footballer. Picture Credits - Anouk Hoogendijk (Instagram)