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Vikas Krishan, Simranjit Kaur in finals of Asian Olympic Qualifiers

Prime News, International and National Sport, Boxing, Amman (Jordan), March 11:- Indian boxers Vikas Krishan in 69 kilogram and Simranjit Kaur in 60 kilogram category have advanced to the finals at the Asian Olympic Qualifiers at Amman.

Krishan will face Eishaih Hussein of Jordan in the final today (Mar 11) and Simranjit Kaur will meet former two-time Asian champion Oh Yeon Ji of South Korea.

MC Mary Kom in 51 kg, Amit Panghal in 52 kg, Lovlina Borgohain in 69 kg, Pooja Rani in 75 kg, Ashish Kumar in 75 kg and Satish Kumar in 91 kg category had to settle for the bronze.

All the eight boxers have already secured their tickets to the Olympic Games by making to the semi-finals, but Krishan and Kaur will come back with at least silver medals after entering the finals. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)

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