Asian Boxing: Five Indians advance to semi-finals

In Asian Boxing Championship , five Indians , including three women, advanced to the semi-finals with impressive victories as India’s assured medal tally rose to 12 in the Asian Championships.

Sanjeet, Sakshi, Jaismine and the Olympic-bound Simranjit Kaur  joined Shiva Thapa in the last four stage following their wins in their quarterfinal bouts last night.

They added to the seven medals, including that of six-time world champion  MC MARY KOM, that were assured on the day of draws.

The Asian Championship has turned out to be a great success for India’s Olympic bound boxers.

With over 10 medals assured already, it will be yet another successful campaign for the Asian powerhouse.


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