Indian boxers Alfiya Pathan and Gitika produced thrilling performances to win gold medals on the Elorda cup 2022, Monday. Whereas two different feminine boxers Kalaivani Srinivasan and Jamuna Boro concluded their marketing campaign with silver medals at Kazakhstan’s capital Nur-Sultan.
Reigning world champion, Alfiya smashed the 2016 world champion contender Lazzat Kungeibayeva (Kazakhstan) 5-0 within the ladies’s +81kg remaining whereas Gitika clinched a surprising 4-1 win over compatriot Kalaivani in an all-Indian ladies’s 48kg remaining.
The 33-member Indian contingent ended their marketing campaign with an general tally of 14 medals together with two gold, two silver, and 10 bronze.
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It was a debut for each kids Alfiya and Gitika within the senior worldwide occasion. Alfiya manifested her recreation towards reigning Asian champion Kungeibayeva and utterly dominated the bout. The skilled Kazakh boxer appeared disoriented towards the younger Indian, Alfiya.
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Gitika from Rohtak, handed the primary gold to the nation by successful the match towards Kalaivani. Each the Indian boxers began off with an aggressive intent and saved attacking one another. In the long run, Gitika tilted the end in her favor.
“It was an awesome feeling to win a gold medal within the first senior worldwide match. This can be a begin; I wish to win extra medals on the senior degree in worldwide competitions,”
Alfiya and Gitika had been awarded with a prize cash of USD 700 for his or her gold medal-winning feats whereas silver and bronze medal winners received USD 400 and USD 200 every respectively.
Full listing of medal winners – Elorda Cup 2022
Girls: Gold- Gitika (48kg) and Alfiya Pathan (+81kg); Silver- Kalaivani Srinivasan (48kg) and Jamuna Boro (54kg); Bronze- Jyoti Gulia (52kg), Sakshi (54kg), Sonia Lather (57kg), Neema (63kg), Lalita (70kg) and Babita Bisht (81kg).
Males: Bronze- Kuldeep Kumar (48kg), Ananta Chopade (54kg), Sachin (57kg) and Jugnoo (92kg)
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