COVID 19 case in the Indian men's boxing team, 3 men withdraw from finals

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Boxam International: 3 Indians Pull Out of Finals Due To COVID-19

Three Indian boxers had to withdraw from the 35th Boxam International Tournament finals in Spain, due to the COVID-19. Reportedly, after the Olympics qualifier, boxer Ashish Kumar tested COVID-19 positive, following which his roommates Mohammed Hussamuddin and Sumit Sangwan also had to withdraw from the finals. Owing to the unexpected circumstances that hindered their chances of winning the gold, they settled with silver. India ended the… read-more

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 11:20 AM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Boxing Championship, Covid-19, Spain., Boxam International Tournament

Courtesy: NDTV

MC Mary Kom

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AIBA Appoints Mary Kom As Champions & Veterans Committee Chairperson

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has selected ace Indian boxer and six-time world champion MC Mary Kom as Chairperson of 'Champions and Veterans Committee.' Formed in December 2020, the committee comprises victorious boxing legends from all over the world, ready to impart their experiences and wisdom. Currently competing in the Boxam International Tournament in Spain, the 37-year-old Olympic bronze medallist has also qualified for… read-more

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 05:58 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: MC Mary Kom, AIBA, Boxing, Champions and Veterans Committee, Boxam International Tournament, Tokyo Olympics

Courtesy: The Hindu