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IOA president’s election: Abhay Chautala may take on Randhir


September 13th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) president Abhay Chautala, who has completed three terms as its chief, is likely to be elevated as chairman so that ... Read more...

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Surprised to receive the Dronacharya Award, says Fernandez


August 24th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Cuban boxing coach Blas Iglesias Fernandez was pleasantly surprised to know that he is the first foreign coach in India to receive the prestigious Dronacharya ... Read more...

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Two Indians to officiate in Olympic boxing


June 13th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) has selected India's Kishen Narsi and Jay Kowli to officiate in the London Games.The Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) ... Read more...

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Sirikit Cup: Aditi tied sixth, India seventh after first day


April 25th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, April 25 (IANS) The Indian team lead by Aditi Ashok was lying tied sixth at the end of the first day of the 34th Queen Sirikit Cup which got ... Read more...

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Indian women’s boxing team to compete in China Open


May 26th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) A six-member women's Indian team will participate in the second China Open boxing tournament from May 27 to June 4.The tournament that will take place ... Read more...

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Eight Indian boxers to take part in Belgrade tournament


April 15th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) An eight-member Indian boxing team will take part in the "Belgrade Winner 2011" championships in Serbia April 20-24.Announcing this, the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation ... Read more...

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Lee-Anne all geared up for Women’s Indian Open golf


November 10th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 10 (IANS) South African Lee-Ann Pace would be looking to win this week's $300,000 Hero Honda Women's Indian Open at the DLF Golf and Country Club here beginning Thursday and ... Read more...

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Ashbeer holds four-shot lead at Surya Nepal Masters


April 23rd, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 23 (IANS) Playing his best round ever, 16-year-old Ashbeer Saini marched ahead to take a four-shot lead after the completion of the third round of the Surya Nepal Masters which ... Read more...

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Cuba promises a high-profile boxing coach for India


January 6th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) is hoping to get a high-profile Cuban coach to train the Indian boxers for the 2010 Commonwealth Games. IABF ... Read more...

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Jalandhars Universal Sports Industry makes a mark in sports goods


October 6th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder SinghJalandhar, Oct 5 (ANI): India''s best ever performance at the Beijing Olympics has sparked off a tremendous growth in the sports industry. Jalandhar, the traditional hub of sports goods ... Read more...

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Sanjay Dutt amateur boxing brand ambassador


September 12th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bathinda (Punjab), Sep 12 (IANS) Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who is popular for playing the golden-hearted gangster in the "Munnabhai" movies, was Friday appointed the brand ambassador for boxing of the Indian ... Read more...

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Cuban boxing coach Ferenandez to get another stint


August 27th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) After India's stupendous performance in boxing in the Beijing Olympics, the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) is all set to recommend Cuban coach B.I. Fernandez for another ... Read more...

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Foreign boxers to spar with Indian Olympic qualifiers


July 1st, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Indian boxers will be training for the first time with two Olympic teams -- Algeria and Sri Lanka- to sharpen their skills before the Beijing Olympics in ... Read more...

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Indian boxers to study videos of Olympic rivals


May 15th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) is sending a videographer to shoot extensively the bouts involving the likely opponents of the five Indian boxers who qualified for ... Read more...

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Junior boxer Thapa bags gold on international debut


May 13th, 2008 - 12:25 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Promising junior boxer Shiv Thapa won a gold medal on his international debut in the sixth Hyder Aliyev International Junior boxing championship in Azerbaijan. L. Devendro Singh ... Read more...

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Olympic torch relay begins in New Delhi


April 17th, 2008 - 7:25 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 17(ANI): The Olympic torch relay commenced from Vijay Chowk near Rashtrapati Bhawan on Thursday afternoon amid tight security.Indian Olympic Association President Suresh Kalmadi handed over the torch ... Read more...

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Indian boxers Vijender, Dinesh qualify for Olympics


March 23rd, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Ace Indian boxers Vijender (75 kg category) and Dinesh Kumar (81 kg) have qualified for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) has ... Read more...

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