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Mary Kom becomes six-time boxing World Champion, Sonia Chahal settles for silver

Mary Kom becomes six-time boxing World Champion, Sonia Chahal settles for silver. Legendary boxer Mary Kom on Saturday scripted history by becoming India’s only six-time world boxing champion after defeating Hanna Okhota of Ukraine. As the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall was filled to the rafters for Mary, the 35-year-old outfoxed her Ukrainian counterpart in a

AIBA Boxing Championship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India

AIBA Boxing Championship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India. Five-time World Champion Mary Kom assured India their first medal in the ongoing International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s World Boxing Championship after defeating China’s Wu Yu in their quarter-final clash here on Tuesday. The boxer thrashed her Chinese opponent 5:0 in a unanimous verdict to

Priyanka Chopra celebrates father's b'day with mom Madhu

Priyanka Chopra celebrates father’s b’day with mom Madhu

Priyanka Chopra celebrates father’s b’day with mom Madhu. ‘Daddy’s lil girl’ Priyanka Chopra celebrated her late father Dr Ashok Chopra’s birthday by stepping out for a dinner outing with mom Madhu Chopra. The 36-year-old took to social media to share a picture, clicked by ‘Dhadak’ star Janhvi Kapoor, in which the mother-daughter duo can be seen cutting a

CWG’18 boxing: Mary Kom dedicates gold medal to kids

CWG’18 boxing: Mary Kom dedicates gold medal to kids. World champion M.C. Mary Kom has dedicated her gold medal won at the Commonwealth Games to her children and thanked her coaches and support staff for believing in her. Kom said, “I am delighted to have won my first CWG medal. It was something that I

India clinch 7 golds

India clinch 7 golds in India Open Boxing

India clinch 7 golds: Indian boxers regaled their roaring fans with a bountiful of gold medals in the India Open International Boxing Tournament, led by the inimitable Mary Kom, Sanjeet, Manish Kaushik, Pwilao Basumatar, Lovlina Borgohain and Pinki Rani, Manisha here at the Thyagaraj Stadium on Thursday. Uzebekistan and Cuba underlined their class and domination in the middle and heavy categories, helping themselves to four

Mary Kom resigns as boxing’s national observer

New Delhi, Dec 1, Five-time world champion M C Mary Kom has resigned as the national observer for Indian boxing after Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore made it clear that active sportspersons will not be considered for the position. “I resigned as national observer 10 days ago after having a word with Mr Rathore. I had

Mary Kom storms into Asian Boxing Championships final

Ho Chi Minh City, Nov 7 : Mary Kom storms into Asian Boxing Championships final. Five-time World Champion M.C. Mary Kom on Tuesday cruised into the 48-kg finals of the Asian Boxing Championships after beating Japans Tsubasa Komura 5-0 to stay on course for her fifth gold medal in the continental event. The Manipuri pugilist,who

Mary Kom named Youth World Championships ambassador

Mary Kom named Youth World Championships ambassador

New Delhi, Nov 4, Mary Kom named Youth World Championships ambassador : Five-time world champion M C Mary Kom was today named ambassador of the AIBA Women’s Youth World Championships to be held in Guwahati from November 19 to 26. Besides five world titles, Mary Kom also has an Olympic bronze medal to her credit.“It is an

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Sports fraternity extends greetings on India’s 71st Independence Day

Sports greetings on India’s 71st Independence Day. As India celebrates its 71st Independence Day today, the sports fraternity extended their warm greetings on the auspicious occasion. From former Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif to tennis ace Rohan Bopanna all took to their social media handles to mark this special day.Sharing a picture of himself along with

Mary Kom denies deriding remarks fellow boxers

Mary Kom denies deriding remarks against fellow boxers

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Mary Kom denies deriding remarks fellow boxers. New Delhi, Jul 23 Olympic bronze-medallist and five-time world champion M C Mary Kom today denied reports that she made disparaging remarks against fellow male boxers like Shiva Thapa and Manoj Kumar

Mary Kom bows out, 4 in semis at Mongolia boxing tourney

Mary Kom quarterfinal loss 4 semifinals Mongolia boxing tourney. Five-time world champion M C Mary Kom bowed out with a shock quarterfinal loss but India managed a reasonably good day with three men and one woman advancing to the semifinals of the Ulaanbaatar Cup boxing tournament in Mongolia today.Mary Kom (51kg), who was returning to

Mary Kom returns to action after one-year hiatus

Mary Kom returns to action after one-year hiatus

Out of competitive action for over a year, five-time world champion M C Mary Kom will return to the ring in an invitational tournament to be held in Mongolia next month. Mary Kom, an Olympic bronze-medallist, will compete in the 51kg category at the tournament scheduled from June 20 to 26.“I have returned to 48kg

Mary Kom urges PM to resolve Manipur economic blockade

New Delhi: Distressed by the economic blockade that has crippled her home state Manipur, five-time world champion boxer and Rajya Sabha MP M C Mary Kom has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and resolve the crisis. The blockade has been imposed by United Naga Council to protest the state government’s decision to form

Mary Kom and Sarita lose in world championship

Astana (Kazakhstan): Five-time world champion M C Mary Kom and Asian Games bronze-medallist L Sarita Devi failed to qualify for the Olympics after they went down in their respective second round bouts of the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships on Saturday. Mary Kom (51kg), who was a bronze-medallist at the 2012 London Olympics, lost 0-2