Boxing in the recent time in India has emerged as the valuable sports option as in past it was tagged as Taboo sport with bad fame. The extraordinary effort of players and the amount of entertainment offered to the audience has named enormous fame for the sports in India. Different players in India under popular categories as the flyweight, featherweight, light heavyweight and heavyweight boxer categories has own league of fans. The flooded positive response from the Indian audience has now developed series of tournaments as freestyle boxing competition in India. The list of top available boxers in India will surely let you feel amaze about them.
Famously known as Captain Hawa Singh; champion performer for India in the category of Heavyweight Boxer has leads India in the leading tournament and has kissed the top position in the Asian and Indian Amateur boxing category for over a decade. He has been tagged as the Gold Medalist performer in the 1966 and 1970 Asian Games and has also won the National Championship in the Heavyweight category for almost 11 consecutive times.
The Northeastern boy that hails pride moment for India is leading Boxer rising in India at the present scenario. Devendro fights in the flyweight weight category of boxing and he has represented India in the summer Olympics of 2012. Devendro was part of 2011 Amateur Boxing Championship and the Asian Confederation Boxing Championship that earned the star silver medal.
Vikas was born in the State known for nourishing most of Wrestler and Boxers are known as Haryana. Vikas represented India at the Asian Youth Boxing Championship and won Gold medal, he also won bronze at 2010 Youth Olympics.
Mohammad Ali Qamar is known well to won first Commonwealth Gold Medal for India in Boxing Games far back in 2002, the player belongs to Kolkata and Ali joined Boxing at very early age that nourishes him as a complete performer.
Jitender Kumar is another flyweight boxer in the list, he was born on 18th July 1988 and is known best for his performance in Commonwealth Games played in 2006 as he won the Bronze medal. Jitender was part of the team that represented India in Beijing Olympics in 2008.
Akhil Kumar gaining the third spot in the list is popular Boxing star from India and has also won India’s prestigious Sports Award known as Arjuna Award. Akhil Kumar is best known for his Gold Medalist performance in the Commonwealth Games of 2006.
The only female contender and the strong one in our list is Mary Kom, the lady from the northern part of India was the only one to qualify for 2012 Summer Olympics and won the Bronze Medal. Mary has also won Gold Medal in the Asian Games and her inspirational journey is depicted in a biopic movie called Mary Kom.
Vijender Singh Beniwal has emerged as the first professional boxer from India and is the most popular face in Boxing world. The Haryana Boy currently plays as WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight championship. Vijender won the bronze medal at the Asian Games of 2006. Vijender is also honored with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.