Nikhat, Lovlina, Nitu, Saweety in Boxing World Champs finals: all you need to know
Indian boxers have put in commanding displays to reach their respective finals. ESPN previews the four finals at the Women's World Boxing Championships:
Track organizers ban transgender women from elite competitions
World Athletics has banned transgender women from elite competitions if they have gone through male puberty. The track and field governing body also lifted its doping sanctions against Russia, which remains excluded over the invasion of Ukraine.
Boxing Worlds: Nikhat Zareen one step away from glory after counter-attacking perfection in semis
A year and four months ago, Valencia and MC Mary Kom both raised their arms at the end of the bout to claim the win after their Olympics pre-quarterfinal. Then it was Valencia who won. This time, the Indian boxer's hand was aloft. Her name? Nikhat Zareen.
Boxing Worlds: Nitu's switch in tactics reaps rewards
Nine minutes and Mongolia's Lutsaikhan Altantsetseg stand between Nitu and the world championship gold.
2023 Women's World Boxing Championships: Nitu, Nikhat, Lovlina and Saweety enter finals
Nikhat won her semifinal bout by a unanimous decision, Lovlina won hers by a split decision, and Nitu won hers on a split decision after review.
Shooting World Cup: India bag silver, bronze in mixed team events
India have taken their medals tally in the competition to four, including one gold, a silver and two bronze.