Boxing

Mary Kom, Onler to participate in ‘Nach Baliye 7′?

Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) — Five-time World boxing champion M.C. Mary Kom and her husband Onler are rumoured to have... (more...)

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IOC mourns French athletes’ death in helicopter crash

Geneva, March 11 (IANS) — The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has mourned the death of three French athletes... (more...)

Ailing boxer Muhammad Ali active on social media

New York, March 9 (IANS) — Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, rumoured to be battling ill health, is reportedly active on... (more...)

Mary Kom, Onler celebrate love with platinum bands

New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) — Love was in the air when M.C. Mary Kom and her supportive husband Onler Kom exchanged Platinum... (more...)

Mary Kom flags off social awareness campaign

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) — Five-time World boxing champion M.C. Mary Kom on Monday flagged off a campaign here named... (more...)

Builder confesses assaulting Jesse Ryder

Wellington, Jan 28 (IANS) — A builder from Canterbury Wednesday admitted that he assaulted New Zealand cricketer Jesse... (more...)

Venezuela defeats Azerbaijan in WSB Season 5

Caracas (Venezuela), Jan 26 (IANS) — Venezuela’s Caciques defeated Azerbaijan’s Baku Fires, runner-up of... (more...)

Mexican Vargas becomes WBC super bantamweight silver champion

Mexico City, Jan 26 (IANS) — Mexican boxer Giovanni “Rey” Vargas has become World Boxing Council (WBC)... (more...)

Muhammad Ali released from hospital

New York, Jan 17 (IANS) — Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been released from a hospital where he received follow-up... (more...)

Indian junior women’s boxing team wins 8 medals

Belgrade, Jan 16 (IANS) — The Indian junior women’s boxing team punched their way to the top perch in the ongoing... (more...)

Muhammad Ali readmitted to hospital

New York, Jan 16 (IANS) — Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been readmitted to hospital for follow up care for a urinary... (more...)

Boxing legend Ali released from hospital

Louisville (USA), Jan 7 (IANS) — Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali has been released from hospital where he was admitted... (more...)

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