Pro boxers to seek Railways nod for SBL

Tuesday 18th July, 2017

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Publication  The Times of India
Source  Bureau
CCM  7
Edition  Hyderabad
Supplement   NA
MAV  34,316
Language  English
Page  16
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Pro boxers to seek Railways nod for SBL New Delhi: Professional boxers, who are employed with the Railways Sports Promotion Board (RSPB), will formally seek permission to compete in the ongoing Super Boxing League (SBL) after the RSPB's refusal to sanction their participation. "We will will meet RSPB secretary Rekha Yadav and seek permission," WBC Asia Pacific welterweight champion Neeraj Goyat told PTI. Neeraj is among the Railways boxers who are competing in the SBL, along with former Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist Amandeep Singh and multiple-time national champion Kuldeep Singh.