In Asian Boxing Championship , five Indians , including three women, advanced to the semi-finals with impressive victories as India’s assured medal tally rose to 12 in the Asian Championships.
Sanjeet, Sakshi, Jaismine and the Olympic-bound Simranjit Kaur joined Shiva Thapa in the last four stage following their wins in their quarterfinal bouts last night.
They added to the seven medals, including that of six-time world champion MC MARY KOM, that were assured on the day of draws.
The Asian Championship has turned out to be a great success for India’s Olympic bound boxers.
With over 10 medals assured already, it will be yet another successful campaign for the Asian powerhouse.