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Indian women boxers claim 3 gold medals in Asian Youth Boxing Championship

Prime News, International and National, Boxing, Bangkok (Thailand), April 28:- Indian youth boxers have ensured a medal rush on the final day of the ASBC Asian Youth Men’s and Women Boxing Championship 2018 by clinching three gold medals in Bangkok on Friday.

Nitu Ghanghas, who is already a world youth gold-medallist, defeated Thailand’s Nillada Meekoon by a unanimous decision to seal gold in 48kg women’s category.

While Manisha handed India their second gold by thrashing Idimokh Kholova of Tajakhstan by split decision in the 64kg category.

Lalita bagged the third gold of the day in the 69kg event. She defeated Beisebayeva Maiya from Kazakhstan in a unanimous decision to pick the medal.

Meanwhile, Ankit Khatana (60 kg) and Anamika (51kg) had settled for silver medals after putting up a valiant fight in the finals of the tournament. –(Inputs: Agencies, NGB)


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