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AIBA bans Sarita Devi for one year

Boxer Sarita Devi, who had refused to accept her Asian Games bronze medal, was today banned for one year by the world body AIBA, putting an end to the prolonged suspense over her fate following the controversial protest. India’s foreign ...

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AIBA suspends boxer Sarita Devi for protesting at Asiad

Taking a strict action, AIBA has provisionally suspended India’s woman boxer Laishram Sarita Devi for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games podium ceremony. Protesting against a controversial verdict, Sarita in an unprecedented move, had refused to ...

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Sarita Devi faces disciplinary action from AIBA

The International Boxing Association on Wednesday opened a  disciplinary case against Indian boxer Sarita Devi for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the the award ceremony during the 17th Asian Games.  The Technical Delegate supervisor David B. Francis has ...

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