AIBA World Boxing Championships

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In 2018, Mary Kom defeated Ukrainian boxer Hanna Okhota with a 5–0 win in the 48 kg weight category, she is now tied with Cuban legend Felix Savon’s haul of six golds. 52 Kg (Flyweight). 57 Kg (Featherweight). 63 Kg (Light welterweight). 69 Kg (Welterweight). 75 Kg (Middleweight). 81 Kg (Light Heavyweight). 91 Kg (Heavyweight). 91+ Kg (Super Heavyweight). Note.

Mary Kom (film)

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Later, he suggests changing her name to Mary Kom. Kom challenges a local wrestler for money, in order get a household cow back, which the family had to sell off because of their financial troubles. This is where she meets the footballer Onler Kom. After winning the state-level championship, her father confronts her for keeping her involvement in the sport from him. When her father asks her to choose between him and boxing, she reluctantly chooses the sport. After watching her victorious 2002 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships match on television, her father reconciles with Kom, and apologises to her for not understanding her passion for the sport.

Scranton, Pennsylvania

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Scranton is the sixth-largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It is the county seat and largest city of Lackawanna County in Northeastern Pennsylvania's Wyoming Valley and hosts a federal court building for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. With a population of 77,291, it is the largest city in the Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has a population of about 570,000. The city is conventionally divided into 8 districts: North Scranton, Southside, Westside, the Hill Section, Central City, Minooka, East Mountain, and Green Ridge, though these areas do not have legal status.


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Antalya is the eighth-most populous city in Turkey and the capital of Antalya Province. Located on Anatolia's southwest coast bordered by the Taurus Mountains, Antalya is the largest Turkish city on the Mediterranean coast with over one million people in its metropolitan area.


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Philadelphia is home to LOVE Park, once a popular spot for skateboarding, and across from City Hall, host to ESPN's X Games in 2001 and 2002. College football is popular in Pennsylvania. There are three colleges in Pennsylvania that play at the highest level of collegiate football competition, the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision. Two play in Power Five conferences, the Penn State University Nittany Lions of the Big Ten Conference and the University of Pittsburgh Panthers of the Atlantic Coast Conference, while the Temple University Owls play in the American Athletic Conference.


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Women's boxing

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Mary Kom is a five-time World Amateur Boxing champion. She is the only woman boxer to have won a medal in each one of the six world championships. Three Indian female boxers, namely, Pinki Jangra, Mary Kom and Kavita Chahal were placed in the world's top three in AIBA world rankings (March 1, 2014) in their respective categories. The sport is growing in Mexico. Boxing is one of the top spectators sports in Mexico. Similar to soccer, boxing inspires pride that directly translates to Mexican nationalism. Male boxers have been seen in Mexico as icons and are hugely celebrated by fans in international competitions.

Akhil Kumar

In March 2017, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, appointed Akhil Kumar along with Mary Kom as national observers for boxing. Kumar first competed in International boxing in 1999, winning a gold medal in the 6th YMCA Junior International Boxing Championship. In 2001 he won another gold medal in the International Invitational Boxing Championship in Russia. In 2003, he won a gold medal in the flyweight category by defeating Vilitio M Payla (Php) 20-16. He won a Best Boxer award three times, in addition to twelve gold, one silver, and four bronze medals.

Derya Aktop

She won a bronze medal in the 48 kg category at the 2002 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships held in Antalya, Turkey and a silver medal in the 46 kg category at the 2004 Women's European Amateur Boxing Championships held in Riccione, Italy. Derya Aktop is a student of English Language at the Education Faculty in Hacettepe University in Ankara. Past relationships include, American singer/songwriter Stoops Brinkman. * List of female boxers * Derya Aktop at Awakening Fighters

2008 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships

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The 2008 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships was an international women's boxing competition hosted by China from November 22 to 29, 2008 in Ningbo City. It was the 5th championship, which debuted 2001 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States.

2001 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships

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The 2001 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships was an international women's boxing competition hosted by the United States from October 21 to 27 2001 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. It was the first championship.

Super Fight League

The final announcement was introducing Indian Olympic Female Boxing Bronze Medallist Mary Kom as the Super Fight League's brand ambassador. At Super Fight League 13: Night of Champions, the Super Fight League rewarded 5 titles in the men's and women's division. Launching on 4 December 2012, the Super Fight League announces a strategic partnership Provogue to set up a new company to jointly market all merchandise for Super Fight League. The company has been named Pro Super Fight League and the first product to hit the market is the New Deodorant Range ‘Aspire, Inspire and Desire.

Nicola Adams

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In the 2012 Summer Olympics, Adams defeated Mary Kom from India in the Flyweight semi-final. She went on to defeat Chinese boxer and world number one Ren Cancan in the final to claim the first Olympic women's boxing Gold medal. At the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Adams knocked out Michaela Walsh of Northern Ireland to take the gold medal in the women's flyweight division on a split decision.


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Mary Kom, boxer and nationally representative of India at world class sport events. Dingko Singh (born 1 January 1979) is an Indian boxer who won the gold medal at 1998 Asian Games in Bangkok and was awarded the Padma Shri by Government of India in 2013. Binalakshmi Nepram is a humanitarian, author, and female activist for the advocacy of gender rights and women-led disarmament movements for her home state of Manipur in particular and northeast India in general. Irom Chanu Sharmila (born 14 March 1972),also known as the "Iron Lady" or "Mengoubi" ("the fair one") is a civil rights activist, political activist, and poet from the Indian state of Manipur.

2005 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships

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The 2005 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships was an international women's boxing competition hosted by Russia from September 25 to October 2, 2005 in Podolsk. It was the 3rd championship, which debuted 2001 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States.

Boxing at the 2018 Commonwealth Games – Women's light flyweight

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The women's light flyweight boxing competitions at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia took place between 8 and 14 April at Oxenford Studios. Women light flyweights were limited to those boxers weighing less than 48 kilograms. This event made its Commonwealth Games debut.

2006 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships

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The 2006 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships was an international women's boxing competition hosted by India from November 18 to November 23, 2006 in New Delhi. It was the 4th championship, which started in 2001 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, US.

Arjuna Award

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The Arjuna Awards are given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India to recognize outstanding achievement in sports. Started in 1961, the award carries a cash prize of ₹500,000, a bronze statue of Arjuna and a scroll.

2010 Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

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The baton was then passed to boxer Mary Kom, 5-time world champion. It was then passed to Samresh Jung, who was named best competitor of the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia. It was then passed to Sushil Kumar, world champion wrestler, who finally handed the Queen's Baton to The Prince of Wales. * Opening ceremony images at the official site Charles, Prince of Wales, representing Queen Elizabeth II. Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. 🇮🇳 Pratibha Patil - President of India. 🇮🇳 Devisingh Shekhawat - First Gentleman of India. 🇮🇳 Manmohan Singh - Prime Minister of India. 🇮🇳 Gursharan Kaur - Spouse of the Prime Minister of India.

Karolina Michalczuk

She lost in the Round of 16 to India's Mary Kom 14-19. * AIBA London 2012 Profile

Maroua Rahali

In the Quarter finals she lost to Mary Kom of India 6-15. 2011 – International Women's Tournament (Tunis, TUN) 1st place – 51 kg. 2011 – Tunisian Women's National Championships 1st place – 51 kg. 2010 – African Cup of Nations (Alger, ALG) 1st place – 51 kg. 2010 – International Women's Tournament (El-Menzah, TUN) 1st place – 51 kg. 2009 – Beja Pro-Am Gala (Beja, TUN) 2nd place – 51 kg.

Yasemin Ustalar

She won a silver medal in the 63.5 kg category at the 2002 Women's World Amateur Boxing Championships held in Antalya, Turkey.

2018 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships

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In the finals of the light flyweight category Mary Kom of India beat Ukrainian boxer Hana Okhota to win the gold, creating history by becoming the first woman boxer to win six gold medals in the AIBA World Boxing Championships. * Tournament Details and Results

2018 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships – Light flyweight

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The Light flyweight (45-48 kg) competition at the 2018 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships was held from 16 to 24 November 2018.

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

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Usually conferred upon only one sportsperson in a year, a few exceptions have been made (1993–1994, 2002, 2009, 2012, and 2016–2018) when multiple recipients were awarded in a year., there have been thirty-six recipients from fourteen sport disciplines: Athletics, Badminton, Billiards, Boxing, Chess, Cricket, Field hockey, Gymnastics, Shooting, Snooker, Tennis, Wrestling, Weightlifting, and Yacht racing. The most recent recipients of the award are Para-Athlete Deepa Malik and Wrestler Bajrang Punia.