Day of upsets at women’s world championships: USA’s Mikaela Mayer & India’s Mary Kom lose

Katie Taylor gets sixth title defense off to a bold start as some of the biggest names in women’s boxing dazzle on Day Three in Astana Saturday’s afternoon session saw the talented young German flyweight Azize Nimani put in a huge performance to beat India’s five-time World Champion MC Mary Kom in the biggest surprise of Day Three, while Nicola Adams began her pursuit of a...
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May 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Top women’s boxing stars set for 2016 world championships in Kazakhstan

Claressa Shields, Katie Taylor, MC Mary Kom and Ren Cancan among the stars of women’s boxing ready to go for gold at Women’s World Boxing Championships 326 boxers from 73 countries are beginning their final preparations for the 2016 Women’s World Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan. The world’s top women boxers are once again getting ready to take to the ring in pursuit of...
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May 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Semi-final results from Rio 2016 Olympic boxing test event include USA’s Virginia Fuchs upsetting Mary Kom

The semi-finals of the Rio 2016 test event offered a mouthwatering taste of what is to come at next August’s Olympic Games, with some of the world’s best boxers lighting up RioCentro’s Pavilion 4 in Barra da Tijuca. There was plenty for the home fans to cheer as Brazil’s rising star Robson Conceição won a tight match against Britain’s Luke McCormack, setting up a final...
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December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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