It was a kind of satisfied smile that falls short of being completely happy on the faces of Sarjubala Devi (48kg) and Sweety Boora (81kg). The two young Indians fell short of a Gold and had to settle with Silver medals in their respective weight categories at the Finals of the 8th AIBA Women World
Sarjubala Shamjetsabam Devi (45kg) and Sweety Boora (81kg) are just one step away from scripting history in the field of boxing for India. Adding another sweet chapter to what surely is a fairy tale in progression, both pugilists made it through to the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship Finals in Jeju. Remarkably it is the first
Sarjubala Shamjetsabam (48kg) and Pavitra (64kg) advanced to the quarter finals of the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship 2014 on Day 5 in Jeju. However, day 5 was a mixed bag as Maisnam Meenakumari (54kg) and Basumatary Pwilao (57kg) faltered on the last hurdle and crashed out. Gold Medal winner from the previous edition in
Saweety was the lone bright spot for India as top Indian boxers were handed defeats on day 4 of Women World Boxing Championship. Pinki Rani and Monica Saun were both unable to match their performances of round one and lost in the 2nd round today. However, there was something to cheer about at the end
It was all smiles for Indian contingent on the third day of Women’s World Boxing Championship. Manipur duo Shamjetsabam Sarjubala (48kg) and Maisnam Meena Kumari (54kg) booked their places in the second round of the prestigious tournament on Tuesday. Day Three Results Both boxers scored emphatic victories over their opponents. They were adjudged winners by unanimous decision.