Indian Junior Women Boxers shine at the 4th Nations Cup Serbia

  |    January 16th, 2015   |   366

3 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals and 2 Bronze Medals

New Delhi(N4C Sports)- The Indian Junior Women’s boxing team has taken the ongoing 4th Nations Cup at Serbia by storm. Winning 8 medals at the 4th Nations cup, Serbia, the Indian Team was ranked number 1 in the best women’s junior team followed by Russia and Kazakhstan. Boxers-Indian Junior Women

Results for the Gold medals were:

  1. In the 48kg weight category, Soniya defeated E Kondakor of Hungary by 3:0 (WP)
  2. In the 50Kg category Mandeep Kaur Sandhu prevailed over Vidovic Sanela of Serbia by TKO- R2
  3. In the 60 kg weight category Muskan defeated Sweeny Shelly of England by 2:1

Results for the Silver medals were:

  1. In the 46 kg weight category, Anjali Sharma lost to Todorova Emi Mari of Bulgaria by 3:0
  2. In the 54 kg weight category, Harpreet Kaur Sidhu lost to Artamonova Anastasia of Russia by TKO- R1
  3. In the 63 kg weight category, Shruti Yadav lost to Yu Lisai of China by TKO- R2

Results for the Bronze medals were:

  1. In the 52 kg weight category, Riya Tokas lost to Nagy Angela of Hungary by 2:1 (in the semifinals)
  2. In the 57 kg weight category, Ani Lama lost to Vorontsova Lludmila of Russia by 3:0 (in the semifinals)

Commenting on the performances Boxing India President Sandeep Jajodia said, “The junior women boxers have made the entire country and the boxing fraternity proud by their stupendous performances at the 4th Nations Cup at Serbia. The way the Junior Women’s Team has swept the medals, is astounding and is a testimony of the fact that there is no dearth of talent in our country.”

“I would like to congratulate and thank them for bringing laurels to the nation and placing India at a prominent position on the global map for sports. We at Boxing India are focused on providing rigorous international and domestic exposure to our boxers, thereby helping them deliver their best performances”, he added

Boxing India General Secretary Jay Kowli said, “It is a moment of great pride for the country. The Boxers have won a total of 8 medals and the future only seems more promising.”