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newsboxing2 years ago

Jagdish Singh insists on making boxing rules more simplified to increase its popularity

Retired national boxer Jagdish Singh has stated that the rules of boxing need to be further simplified for all to understand for making the sport more popular. He also blamed AIBA for complicating the rules since 2011 stating that he doesn't understand whether his boxers are winning or losing today.
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newsboxing2 years ago

Top boxers’ two-year wait for pension to get over this month

The sports ministry has informed that some of the top boxers of India will get their pensions, which have been due since 2017, from this month. The top Indian boxers like national observer Akhil Kumar and former Asian Champion M Suranjoy Singh have been waiting for pensions for last two years.
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newsboxing2 years ago

This is the best phase of Indian boxing, asserts Akhil Kumar

Indian boxer Akhil Kumar has stated that the current phase is the best one on the Indian boxing circuit for both men and women categories. Akhil also opined that there are a lot of talented pugilists in India and the country will win at least a couple of medals in the 2020 Olympics.
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newsboxing3 years ago

Former CWG champions question Indian boxing's obsession with foreign coaches

Former Commonwealth Games stalwarts Akhil Kumar and Moraad Ali Khan have questioned the Indian sporting authority's obsession to prefer foreign coaches. Akhil Kumar has also questioned why the foreign coaches are not employed at a junior level and why are they given the senior team directly.
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newsboxing4 years ago

‘Battleground Asia’: Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar make pro-boxing debut

IOS Boxing Promotions today announced the opponents of Olympians Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar who will make their pro-boxing debut at the ‘Battleground Asia’ on 5th August 2017. After a long gap, the trio of Indian boxing, including Vijender Singh, will be seen in the same boxing ring.
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newsboxing4 years ago

Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar set for six professional bouts this year

Boxers Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar both formally signed up with IOS Boxing Promotions today in New Delhi and will have six professional bouts each in 2017, two of them international. The duo will be joined in Gurgaon by a trainer from Manchester as they prepare for their first bout on April 1.
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