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Tokyo Olympians set to skip boxing nationalsAmit Panghal (52kg), Manish Kaushik (63kg), Vikas Krishan (69kg), Ashish Chaudhary (75kg) and Satish Kumar (+91kg) had competed at the Tokyo Games
Tokyo Olympics: Boxer Amit Panghal bows out after suffering shock defeatTop-seed Indian boxer Amit Panghal crashed out of the Tokyo Olympics after losing to Colombia's Yuberjen Martinez.
Tokyo Olympics: Top-seed boxer Amit Panghal suffers shock loss against YuberjenMartinez overpowered Panghal in the last two rounds of the bout to clinch the match by a split decision of 4-1 to progress into the quarterfinals. This was Amit`s first-round match at the Games
Tokyo Olympics: Major setback for India as top-seeded boxer Amit Panghal knocked outMartinez overpowered Panghal in the last two rounds of the bout to clinch the match by a split decision of 4-1 to progress into the quarterfinals. This was Amit's first-round match at the Games.
First batch of India contingent checks in at Games VillageThe group included stars such as world champion shuttler PV Sindhu, six-time world champion boxer MC Mary Kom, World No. 1 boxer Amit Panghal, World No. 1 archer Deepika Kumari and TT player Manika..
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Boxer Amit Panghal promises more aggression in Tokyo OlympicsThe 2018 Jakarta Asian Games gold medal-winner is keen to watch match footage and learn from mistakes that may have led to points being awarded to his opponent.
Amit Panghal still fuming over Asian Championship final defeatThe 25-year-old boxer from Haryana was the defending champion before he lost to old nemesis, Uzbekistan`s reigning world and Olympic champion Shakhobidin Zoirov in the final of the event in Dubai.
Still angry about unfair loss in Asian Championships final, was my best performance: Amit Panghal
Asian Championships: Amit Panghal goes down 3-2 in a dodgy split decision to Uzbek Zoirov
Asian Boxing Championship: Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa endure close defeats in finals, settle for silver medalsIndia sought a review of the second round of the bout which Panghal won on a split count but looked to have dominated completely. The result of the review will be known later.
Also reported by •DNA
Asian Championships: Will Amit Panghal be third time lucky against Uzbek nemesis?
Asian Boxing Championship: Amit Panghal and Shiva Thapa storm into finalsShiva Thapa, the first Indian male boxer in the tournament history to secure five medals, dominated top-seeded defending champion Bakhodur Usmonov of Tajikistan to make the finals with a 4-0 verdict.
Asian Boxing Championships: Amit Panghal one win away from gold, Sakshi Choudhary loses final spot on bout reviewDefending champion Amit Panghal (52kg) out-punched familiar foe Saken Bibossinov of Kazakhstan to enter the finals of the Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai on Friday. The top-seeded Indian defeated..
Amit Panghal storms into final of Asian Boxing Championship
Boxing: Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan in semis, India assured of 15 medals at Asian ChampionshipsAmit Panghal secured a second successive medal after overcoming a stiff challenge from Mongolia’s Kharkhuu Enkhmandakh in the last-eight stage, while Varinder defeated Filipino Jere Samuel Dela Cruz..
Also reported by •Indian Express
Terrific trio in Asian Boxing Championships semisIndia’s Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan and Varinder Singh make it to Last 4
Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan two goodIndia’s men’s chief coach Kuttappa hails boxers Panghal and Krishan ahead of next week’s Asian C’ships in Dubai
Amit Panghal to lead India in UAEBFI, which had earlier named the women`s team spearheaded by the six-time world champion Mary Kom, announced the men`s side as well which will be headlined by defending champion Amit Panghal.
Boxer Amit Panghal settles for bronze at Governor`s Cup in RussiaAmit, a world championships silver-medallist, lost 5-0 to the Uzbek, who is also the reigning Olympic champion. This was the Indian`s second loss to Zoirov after the 2019 world championships. In that..
India boxer Amit Panghal enters semis in RussiaAmit Panghal, who is also the reigning Asian Games champion, prevailed 5-0 against local favourite Tamir Galanov to make the last-four stage.
Amit Panghal in semis of boxing tourney in Russia
Boxing: Amit Panghal beaten in quartersEarlier, Asian champion Pooja Rani (75kg) entered the semi-finals to secure a medal but two-time world bronze-winner Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) bowed out after a quarter-final loss.
MC Mary Kom, Amit Panghal among 13 Indians in QFs for Boxam tournamentMary Kom (51kg), competing for the first time since qualifying for the Olympics last year, will take on Italian Giordana Sorrentino in her opening bout on Wednesday.
Mary Kom, Amit Panghal among 12 in quarters of Spanish boxing tourney as draws unveiled
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Boxers Simranjit Kaur and Manisha are India's golden girlsIndian women boxers Simranjit Kaur (60kg) and Manisha (57kg) notched up gold medals with contrasting final wins in the Cologne World Cup in Germany on Saturday night. Manisha defeated compatriot..
Smooth gold for PanghalWorld silver-medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) notched up a gold medal without having to fight his final bout, while veteran Satish Kumar (+91kg) settled for silver after an injury prevented him from..
Boxing World Cup: Amit Panghal bags Gold, Satish Kumar wins silver at CologneBoxer Amit Panghal won the 52kg category Gold at the Cologne World Cup after his German opponent Argishti Terteryan gave him a walkover
Also reported by •Indian Express
Amit Panghal claims goldPanghal was given a walkover by Germany’s Argishti Terteryan
Simranjeet Kaur storms into final of boxing's Cologne World CupWorld championship bronze-medallist Simranjeet Kaur (60kg) stormed into the finals of boxing's Cologne World Cup in Germany, defeating Ukraine's Marianna Basanets on Friday. The Asian silver-winner..
Four medals assured for India at boxing World CupIndia were assured of medals without a single blow being exchanged at boxing's World Cup in Cologne, Germany after four pugilists found themselves in semi-finals when draws were unveiled on Thursday...