Last Updated : Jan 19 2019 11:41AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi to launch various projects at Hazira, Silvassa & Mumbai today            India signs long term contract with Uzbekistan for supply of Uranium            UP govt approves 10% reservation in jobs, educational institutions for economically weaker sections in general category            US President Donald Trump & North Korean leader Kim Jong-un decide to hold second summit next month            Saina Nehwal to face Carolina Marin of Spain in semifinals of Malaysia Masters today           

Sports News

Sep 15, 2018
9:17PM

Four Indians assured of medals in Intl Silesian Boxing Ch’ship for women in Poland

Times of India
 L Sarita Devi, MC Mary Kom, Ritu Grewal and Lovlina Borgohain are assured of medals in the 13th International Silesian Boxing Championship for women in Gliwice, Poland. All the four Indians have advanced to the semi-finals.
 
Sarita defeated Czech Republic's Alena Czechy 5-0 on Wednesday after going past Kazakhstan's Aizan Khojabekova in the opening round of the 60kg category the day before. Sarita will now square off against another Kazakh, Karina Ibragimova, in the semifinals.
 
Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom, got a direct entry into the last-four stage in the flyweight 48 kg category. 
 
Among other Indians in fray, Ritu Grewal won her bout against Russia's Svetlana Rosja 4-1 to make the 51kg category semifinals along with Lovlina Borgohain (69kg). Borgohain got the better of Czech Republic's Martina Schmoranzova.
 
However, Seema Punia (81kg), Pwilao Basumatary (64kg) and Shashi Chopra (57kg) lost their respective bouts to bow out of medal contention. 
 
In the junior competition, Raj Sahiba (70kg) defeated Poland's Barbara Marcinkowska 5-0.
 
In the 75kg category, Neha got the better of Daria Parada by a similar margin, while Komal (80kg) had to toil for a 3-2 win over Martyna Jancelewicz.
 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 19 (Jan) Midday News 18 (Jan) News at Nine 18 (Jan) Hourly 19 (Jan) (1005hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 19 (Jan) दोपहर समाचार 18 (Jan) समाचार संध्या 18 (Jan) प्रति घंटा समाचार 19 (Jan) (1100hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 19 (Jan) Khabrein(Day) 18 (Jan) Khabrein(Eve) 18 (Jan)
Aaj Savere 19 (Jan) Parikrama 18 (Jan) Lok Ruchi Samachar 13 (Jan)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 18 (Jan) Samayki 18 (Jan) Sports Scan 18 (Jan) Spotlight/News Analysis 18 (Jan)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 17 (Jan) Surkhiyon Mein 17 (Jan) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 16 (Jan) Vaad-Samvaad 15 (Jan) Money Talk 15 (Jan) Current Affairs 18 (Jan)