Boxing

RAIPUR: After a long wait of 19 months, Vijender Singh is back to his winning ways at the Jungle Rumble held at Balbir Juneja Stadium, Raipur. 

With a record of 12-1, Vijender Singh was completely focused during the bout and did not miss a single beat as he went on to clock his 13th win with a knockout against Eliasu Sulley from Ghana in the super middle weight event. 

Aug 13, 2022 13:08
MUMBAI: Olympic Bronze medallist Vijender Singh is all set to return to the ring for his first professional bout in over a year as he takes on Ghana’s Eliasu Sulley in the ‘Jungle Rumble’. 
Aug 09, 2022 17:08
Unprecedented success in track and field events that delivered eight medals, the highest for India in a Commonwealth Games edition overseas, is arguably the biggest positive to come out of the just-concluded Birmingham 2022.
Aug 02, 2022 17:08
MUMBAI: Professional Indian boxing pioneer Vijender Singh is set to face Eliasu Sulley from Ghana at ‘The Jungle Rumble’, the first ever professional boxing fight held in Raipur organised by Purple Goat Sportstainment LLP.  The event will take place on 17th August at the Balbir Singh Juneja Stadium, Raipur, starting from 6:30 pm onwards, with the main event scheduled to start at 8:30 pm. 
Jul 26, 2022 17:07
MUMBAI: D2C sleep solutions brand SleepyCat has launched a new campaign for its flagship Ultima Mattress, with sports personalities like Nikhat Zareen and Srikanth Kidambi.  Through a series of videos, the campaign highlights the comfort and support functionality of the mattress.
Jul 25, 2022 16:07
SPORTING LEGEND THE LATE Muhammad Ali's championship belt from his 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" heavyweight boxing title fight against then champion and undefeated George Foreman, was sold at an auction in the US on Sunday night for a whopping $6.18 million. Jim Irsay, owner of NFL team Indianapolis Colts, bid the highest amount for the iconic WBC belt, which was auctioned off by Heritage Auctions in Dallas. 
Jul 18, 2022 16:07
NEW DELHI: IOS Sports and Entertainment have announced the on-boarding of wrestler siblings Geeta and Babita Phogat to their ever-growing sports family. Hailing from a family of wrestlers, the Phogat sisters, Babita and Geeta have represented India on the world stage.
Jun 27, 2022 18:06
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday decided to conduct the boxing programme and the qualifying events for Paris 2024 Olympic Games on its own, declaring that the International Boxing Association (IBA) was not in a position to conduct the event as IOC's concerns regarding governance and transparency have  not been adequately addressed. 
Jun 27, 2022 04:06
June 22:  Professional boxing will make its way to Raipur for the first time with an event named ‘Rumble In The Jungle’, with the support of the government of Chhattisgarh.  The event is slated to be held in August and will feature international professional boxer and Olympic medallist Vijender Singh. 
Apr 29, 2022 18:04
MUMBAI: Dream Sports Foundation (DSF), the philanthropic arm of Dream Sports, Friday announced the launch of the “DreamJab” programme in collaboration with the Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation (MKRBF). 
Apr 25, 2022 07:04
BENGALURU: Performances depicting Karnataka’s cultural heritage and a sound and light show added sparkle to the opening ceremony of the 2nd Khelo India University Games 2021 here at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium on Sunday.