Indian Boxers Win 2 More Gold Medals At 30th Adriatic Pearl Tournament

Indian Boxers Win Two More Gold Medals At The 30th Adriatic Pearl Tournament

Alfiya Pathan secured India’s first Gold within the ongoing match.© AFP

Residing as much as the favourites tag, Vinka (60kg) and T Sanamacha Chanu (75kg) clinched two extra gold medals for India as they endured their spectacular run on the 30th Adriatic Pearl Event in Budva, Montenegro. Indians gained an extra 2 Gold, 2 Silver and three Bronze medals at the penultimate day of the match. Previous Alfiya Pathan (+81kg) secured the rustic’s first Gold within the on-going match. Rohtak’s Vinka blanked her opponent Kristina Kriper from Moldova Five-Zero within the last. In an all-Indian Gold medal conflict of 75kg class, Manipuri woman Sanamacha, who used to be touted as a powerful contender for the Gold, confirmed competitive intent from the phrase move and didn’t permit her opponent and teammate Raj Sahiba any probability to fightback sooner than securing a very simple Five-Zero win.

After a defeat to T Sanamacha within the summit conflict, Raj Sahiba needed to accept the Silver medal. Any other silver for the day, within the ladies’s class, got here when Gitika went down combating 1-Four in opposition to Uzbekistan’s Farzona Fozilova within the 45-48kg last. Within the 57kg ladies’s semi-final, Preeti went down 1-Four in opposition to Montenegro’s Bojana Gojkovic to bag Bronze.

In the meantime, Priyanshu Dabas (49kg) and Jugnoo claimed Bronze medals every because the Indian males’s group ended their marketing campaign with two medals. Each the boxers misplaced their respective semi-finals bout. Whilst Priyanshu suffered a slim Three-2 loss within the hard-fought fit in opposition to Ishjonov Ibrokhim of Uzbekistan, Jugnoo misplaced to Ukraine’s Vasyl Tkachuk Five-Zero within the +91kg.


Within the 64kg ladies’s last-four fit, Fortunate Rana notched up a Three-Zero win in opposition to Uzbekistan’s Gulshoda Istamova. Fortunate will play in opposition to Finland’s Lia Pukkila within the last. Aside from Fortunate, two extra Indian ladies boxers will likely be in competition for Gold medals at the last day as Babyrojisana Chanu (51kg) and Arundhati Choudhary (69kg) will play their last suits past due within the evening as of late.

Chanu will face a problem from Uzbekistan boxer Sabina Bobokulova, whilst Arundhati will combat in opposition to Maryana Stoiko of Ukraine within the summit conflict.

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