India Open Boxing: Mary Kom wins first bout, assured of medal

Posted on   5:00 pm

Walking into the ring to loud cheers from a packed crowd at the Karmabir Nabin Chandra Bordoloi Indoor Stadium, the London Olympic bronze medallist wasted little time to record a 5-0 win. Such was the aura of ‘Magnificent Mary’ that even her opponent showed no regret in the loss and was seen sporting a broad smile while hugging the Indian boxing idol in excitement.

VIT’s free summer camp for school kids in Chennai concludes

Posted on   4:35 pm

Speaking at the valedictory of the free summer coaching camp organised for the sixth consecutive year at VIT Chennai, Selvam said the camp, which starts early in the morning, helped children inculcate the habit of waking up early and exercising daily to be physically and mentally fit.