Indian boxers explode in Amman, bought Olympic quota

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Commonwealth Games gold medalist Vikas Krishnan (69 kg), Asian Championship gold medalist Pooja Rani (75 kg), Lovlina Borgohen (69 kg) and Ashish Kumar (75 kg) of their Asia / Oceania Olympic qualifier boxing match on Sunday – Won their match and entered the semi-finals and achieved the quota of Tokyo Olympics to be held this 12 months.

However, Sachin Kumar (81 kg) misplaced within the quarterfinal match. Vikas defeated the third seed of Japan Sevonratts Okazawa 5–Zero within the 69kg class to advance to the semi-finals and likewise received the Olympic quota. <! –

                 Vikas turned the second Indian boxer after Vijender Singh to qualify for the Olympics thrice with this victory. Earlier, Pooja Rani additionally received the Olympic ticket by defeating Pomnipa Chuti of Thailand 5-Zero in a superb efficiency.

Pooja turned the primary Indian boxer to qualify for Tokyo. She will play Olympic for the primary time. Pooja will tackle reigning world and Asian champions Li Qian of China within the semi-finals. Lavlina received the Olympic quota by defeating Makhtunkhon Meliwa of Uzbekistan 5–0. Lavlina may also play the Olympics for the primary time. Ashish defeated Makhal Muskita of Indonesia 5–Zero in 75 kg to provide the nation a fourth Olympic quota. India's solely disappointment on the day got here from Sachin Kumar's 81 kg loss. Sachin Kumar suffered a 2-Three defeat in a conflict with China's Dexing Chain.

For Sachin, nevertheless, the doorways for the Tokyo Olympics are usually not but fully closed and he’ll get one other likelihood to win the Tokyo Olympics quota. Five boxers will qualify whereas the boxer who misplaced within the quarterfinal will get one other likelihood. On Monday, 5 Indian boxers together with MC Mary Kom will play quarterfinal.

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