Pooja Rani

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Asian Boxing Championship: Gold For Pooja, Mary Kom Bags Silver

In the finals of the Asian Boxing Championship, India's Pooja Rani has secured a gold medal after defeating Uzbekistan's Mavluda Movlonova in the 75kg category. While in the 51kg category, six-time world champion MC Mary Kom secured silver medal. Lalbuatsaihi (64kg) and Anupama (81+kg) also bagged silver medals in the tournament. The gold medalist was awarded a prize money of $10,000, whereas, for the silver medalists, the amount was $5,000… read-more

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 09:25 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Boxing, Asian Boxing championship, MC Mary Kom, Pooja Rani

Amit Panghal (left); Shiva Thapa (right).

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Asian Boxing C'ship: India's Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa Enter Finals

India has definitely secured a sliver medal at the Asian Boxing Championship as boxer Amit Panghal (52kg) stormed into the final after defeating Kazakhstan's Saken Bibossinov on May 28. Panghal will now face Rio Olympic champion Zoirov Shakhobidin for the gold medal on May 31. Meanwhile, Shiva Thapa (64kg) also secured a bout for the gold medal against Mongolia's Baatarsukh Chinzorig after defeating defending champion Bakhodur Usmonov in semi… read-more

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 09:25 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Asian Boxing championship, Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa, Zoirov Shakhobidin, Final

Courtesy: News18

Boxer Amit Panghal (52Kg) in action

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Indian Boxers Assure Record 15 Medals At Asian Boxing Championship

Three Indian boxers- Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan and Varinder Singh on May 26 entered the Asian Boxing Championship semi-finals. Interestingly, the trio with their feat helped Indian contingent assure record- breaking 15 medals in the medal tally. Shining bright in his debut outing, boxer Varinder knocked his opponent with 5-0 score. The women's team has also qualified for the semi-finals. India’s previous best at games was 13 medals in 2019… read-more

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 05:40 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Asian Boxing championship, indian boxer, semi-finals

Courtesy: The Quint

Shiva Thapa

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Shiva Thapa, Hussamuddin Off To A Flying Start At Asian Championship

Indian boxers Mohammad Hussamuddin (56 kg) and Shiva Thapa (64 kg) have won their inaugural matches on the first day of the Asian Boxing Championship in Dubai. While Hussamuddin defeated Kazakhstan’s Makhmud Sabyrkhan, ringster Shiva Thapa knocked down Kyrgyzstan’s Dmitri Puchinn by 5-0 score dominating all three bouts. After this victory, Thapa has qualified for the quarter-finals and is chasing his fifth… read-more

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 07:15 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Shiva Thapa, Mohammad Hussamuddin, Asian Boxing championship, Dmitri Puchinn, Makhmud Sabyrkhan

Courtesy: India Today