Lovlina Borgohain indicators off with boxing bronze at Tokyo Olympics - rctim.com

Lovlina Borgohain indicators off with boxing bronze at Tokyo Olympics - rctim.com

Up in opposition to fairly actually a bully within the ring, Borgohain was utterly out-punched by the gold medal favorite, who produced a completely dominating efficiency.

The Assam boxer additionally coped a one level deduction within the second spherical for not listening to the referee’s directions regardless of a few cautions. 

The Indian’s begin was not all that dangerous as she stood as much as the robust problem however she got here undone after Surmeneli received right down to connecting her vicious hooks and physique pictures. 

The third spherical was particularly punishing for Borgohain, who confronted two standing eight counts in the course of the bout.

Nonetheless, Borgohain goes residence a history-maker because the 23-year-old, who began her profession as a Muay Thai practitioner, has develop into solely the third Indian boxer to make sure a podium end on the showpiece after Vijender Singh (2008) and M C Mary Kom (2012).

Hers can be the primary Olympic medal in Indian boxing in 9 years.

Surmeneli can be 23 and has collected two gold medals this yr internationally.

The previous middle-weight (75kg) boxer claims to have promised an Olympic medal to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan again in 2015 itself. PTI 


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