Mary Kom again won the gold medal. It’s the 5th time that she won in the Asian Boxing Championship.
Indian boxing’s ‘Wonder Girl’ Mari Kom (48kg) won the gold medal for the fifth time in Asian boxing. Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze medalist Mary Kom defeated Kim Hyang Mi of North Korea 5-0.
Now the challenge of both of them has survived in the tournament and the rest of the five boxers have stopped. Four times the gold medal winner L Sarita Devi (64kg), education (54kg), Priyanka Chaudhary (60kg), Lovina (69kg) and Seema Poonia (plus 81kg) had to be satisfied with bronze in the semi-finals.
Mary Kom wins gold in Asian Boxing Championship’s 48 kg category by defeating North Korea’s Kim Hyang-Mi.
— ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2017
Manipur boxer Mariecom reached the finals of the championship for the fifth time in six out of five in a semifinal match by defeating Japan’s Subasa Komura in a one-sided match. Now for the title, he will face Kim Hyang M from North Korea on Wednesday. If Indian boxers win, it will be their first Asian gold medal in the 48 kg weight category.
It is Mari kom first international gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games and his first medal in a year. Mary Kom, 35, was in the face of the most aggressive opponent in the form of Mi, but she was ready for the challenge. So far the first three minutes had been going to count each other, but in the match, the game was aggressive from the initial moments.
Rajya Sabha MP, Olympic bronze medalist, 35 years old Mary Com had returned to 48 kg after attending 51kg for five years. Mary Kom defeated Japan’s Subasa Komura 5 in the semi-finals. Was defeated by 0. She reached the finals of the tournament for the fifth time out of six.