NEW DELHI: Incumbent Ajay Singh has won re-election as Boxing Federation of India president for another term, defeating BJP politician and former Maharashtra Sports Minister Ashish Shelar in a straight contest.

It bears noting that when Shelar filed his nomination for the president's post last month, he had expressed confidence that he would sweep the elections.

Jan 22, 2021 20:01
NEW DELHI: Former Maharashtra Sports Minister Ashish Shelar on Thursday filed his nomination for the Boxing Federation of India president's post and expressed confidence about sweeping the BFI elections on February 3.
Jan 15, 2021 17:01
MUMBAI: Boxing Federation of India (BFI) secretary general Jay Kowli has set the ball rolling to hold the much-delayed BFI elections on February 3, by sending out a notice calling for an Annual General Meeting (AGM) to all state units.
Jan 13, 2021 12:01
CHANDIGARH: The Chandigarh Golf Club (CGC) has changed a two-decade-old law that barred professional golfers, who are its permanent members, from contesting management elections.
Jan 05, 2021 17:01
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court will hear a plea by former India goalkeeper Kalyan Chaubey seeking fresh elections in the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on January 11.
Jan 05, 2021 16:01
MUMBAI: Jay Kowli, secretary general of the Boxing Federation of India (BFI), has stated that he will not contest for the post of general secretary or any other elected post after the completion of his current term.
Dec 22, 2020 19:12
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation Annual General Body Meeting, which was held via video conferencing on Monday, December 21, unanimously passed a resolution that the present executive committee under the leadership of AIFF president Praful Patel should continue functioning till the Supreme Court provides a suitable direction for AIFF to hold its elections.
Dec 16, 2020 19:12
NEW DELHI: The Boxing Federation of India, which had postponed elections scheduled for December 18 at BFI's Annual General Meeting citing the COVID-19 pandemic, has called an emergency Special General Meeting on December 24. Reason: To extend the term of its preent set of office bearers, whose terms end on December 25. 
Dec 14, 2020 12:12
RUSSIA'S UMAR KEMLEV IS the new president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), winning the election on Saturday with 57.33% of the vote.  The election was held virtually at AIBA’s ongoing Congress due to the pandemic. It was attended by 155 national federations from five continents.
Dec 09, 2020 18:12
MUMBAI: The Indian Golf Union (IGU) and Bridge Federation of India (BFI), both among the national sports federations (NSFs) that have been given a December 31 deadline to hold elections or face derecognition, have opted to conduct their respective polls online. 
Dec 08, 2020 12:12
NEW DELHI: The Boxing Federation of India, which had been scheduled to conduct elections at its December 18 Annual General Meeting, has postponed them citing the COVID-19 pandemic.