Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen entered the ultimate of IBA Ladies’s World Boxing Championship on Tuesday. Zareen, who participated within the 52kg class beat Brazil’s Caroline De Almeida within the semifinal 5-0 to safe a spot within the summit conflict in Istanbul, Turkey.
She is going to conflict towards Thailand’s Jutamas Jitpong within the closing to clinch a gold medal on the Boxing Championship.
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The 25-year-old, a former youth world champion, is having fun with an important 12 months having clinched the gold on the prestigious Strandja Memorial Event in February.
She has loved dominant performances within the World Boxing Championship and can enter the summit conflict with quite a lot of self-belief and confidence.
Six-time champion MC Mary Kom, Sarita Devi, Jenny RL and Lekha C are the one Indian girls boxers who’ve gained world title and now Hyderabad primarily based Zareen has the chance to affix the elite checklist.
India’s greatest efficiency within the occasion got here in 2006 when the nation snared eight medals, together with 4 gold, one silver and three bronze.
Within the final version, 4 Indian boxers returned house with medals Manju Rani clinched the silver, whereas Mary Kom bagged an unparalleled eighth world medal within the type of a bronze.
In the meantime, Manisha Moun and Parveen Hooda may even look to safe their place within the closing later within the day. Mahisha will conflict towards Italy’s Irma Testa within the 57kg class, whereas Parveen will lock horns with Irish my Sara Broadhurst in 63kg.
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