Mary Kom (File Photo/Twitter)

Mary Kom & 8 female athletes in line for Padma Awards

New Delhi: Ace Indian boxer Mary Kom’s name has been suggested for the prestigious Padma Vibhushan Award, country’s second highest civilian award. The Sports Ministry is also discussing eight other female athletes for the Padma Awards. Recently crowned World Champion P.V. Sindhu has been suggested for the Padma Bhushan Award. The other seven athletes — […]

Mary Kom after winning Gold Medal at CWG 2018 (File Photo/Twitter)

I will continue boxing till my body allows, says CWG gold medallist Mary Kom

New Delhi :  After clinching her maiden Commonwealth Games medal, five-time world champion M.C. Mary Kom says she took the Gold Coast Games as a challenge and has urged other athletes to “flush out” the age factor. Mary, 35, clinched the gold in Light Flyweight (48kg) category in Gold Coast, defeating Kristina O’Hara of Northern […]