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India Stands With Sarita Devi

The Issue

On 30th of September 2014, Laishram Sarita Devi, represented India in the semi-finals of the lightweight (57-60kg) class in the women’s boxing competition in the Asian Games held at Incheon, Korea. 725 more words

Asian Games

#saritadevi is #boxing for #India

sarita devi declined the bronze medal. she handed it over to the silver-medalist. some exchanges occured after that. all was good, apparently. apparently not.

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Asian Games

Video : Floyd Mayweather Argues With A Jamaican Woman In Brixton, London

There is not a single part of me that can respect this dude outside of the ring. Not a humble bone in his body

Business

Floyd Mayweather can't believe random woman has never heard of him

Floyd Mayweather is the highest-paid athlete in the world, so it shouldn’t be any surprise that Mayweather expects everyone to recognize him. That includes complete strangers in London. 107 more words

Boxing

Disciplinary Case Opened Against Indian Women's Boxer At Asian Games

Mr David B. Francis, an AIBA Supervisor, known as the Technical Delegate, submitted a report to the Olympic Council of Asia concerning the case of an Indian Boxer’s behaviour who refused the bronze medal at the Award Ceremony for the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Korea, which took place today at the Sunhak Boxing Competition Venue. 393 more words

Multisports

Injured Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams: I have a massive target on my back now

How times have changed for Nicola Adams.

Two years ago the flyweight was barely known outside of boxing circles. This summer she went to the Commonwealth Games with the eyes of the nation on her and rivals queuing up to upset the London Olympic champion. 424 more words

London 2012 Olympics

Can Oscar De La Hoya save boxing?

Boxing died a sad death when Oscar De La Hoya retired, though few knew it at the time, taking his charismatic Golden Boy image out of the ring and nailing the coffin on what had once been one America’s greatest sports. 812 more words

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