Commonwealth Games gold medalist Vikas Krishna (69 kg) (Vikas Krishan) made it to the quarter-finals of the Asian boxing Olympic qualifiers with a shocking win over Nurussultan Mamatali of Kyrgyzstan on Friday.
Vikas Krishan secured a spot within the final eight with a 5–zero win and can now face third seed and Asian silver medalist Sevonrates Okazawa of Japan.
Okazawa gained the gold medal within the Olympic trials in Tokyo final yr, beating Taiwan's Pan Hung Ming. Earlier, Sachin Kumar (81 kg) superior to the quarter-finals with a 5–zero win over De Laopo of Samoa. <! –
The boxers will qualify for the Tokyo Olympics this yr by reaching the semi-finals of the match.
Mary Kom and Amit Panghal will begin the marketing campaign
Olympic bronze medalist MC Mary Kom (51 kg) and World Championship silver medalist boxer Amit Panghal (52 kg) will start a marketing campaign to make it to the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday.
Mary Kom (37 years) (MC Mary Kom) hopes to qualify for the Olympics for the second time in a row. She has been working laborious for the previous few months after profitable a bronze medal on the World Championship. With this bronze, she turned the primary boxer – male or feminine – to win eight medals on the World Championship. Six-time world champion Mary Kom has been seeded second in her weight class and can face New Zealand's Tasmin Beni within the first spherical. She will qualify for Tokyo after registering two wins.
Expected medal from Panghal and Mary Kom
Indian girls's boxing staff's overseas coach Rafael Bergamasco mentioned, "Mary Kom is aware of that that is her final Olympics and he or she desires to do her greatest and finish her dream with a medal. He has labored very laborious. 'Panghal is in a wonderful part of his profession. He began his dominance with a gold medal on the Asian Games. He then gained the gold medal within the Asian Championship after which went on to win the historic silver medal within the World Championship.