Amit Panghal clinches gold, injured Satish Kumar baggage silver at Boxing World Cup


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Amit Panghal

World silver-medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) notched up a gold medal with out having to struggle his last bout, whereas veteran Satish Kumar (+91kg) settled for silver after an harm prevented him from competing in his summit conflict on the Cologne World Cup in Germany on Saturday.

Panghal was given a walkover by Germany’s Argishti Terteryan. Satish, who made the ultimate after beating France’s Djamili Dini Moindze within the semifinal final evening, needed to withdraw in opposition to Germany’s Nelvie Tiafack owing to an harm.

Additionally making the ultimate have been Sakshi and Manisha within the girls’s 57kg class. The 2 boxers will now tackle one another within the last late on Saturday evening. Whereas Manisha defeated two-time world championship silver medal-winning compatriot Sonia Lather 5-Zero, Sakshi obtained the higher of Germany’s Ramona Graff Four-1.

Nonetheless, Asian Video games bronze winner Pooja Rai settled for a bronze medal after happening to the Netherlands’ Nouchka Fontijn. Additionally ending with bronze medals have been Mohammed Hussamuddin and Gaurav Solanki within the males’s 57kg class.

Hussamuddin misplaced to native hope Hamsat Shadalov. Solanki, alternatively, was out-punched by Frenchman Samuel Kistohurry. The occasion featured boxers from the host nation, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, France, Moldova, Netherlands, Poland and Ukraine.



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