World Boxing Championships: Nikhat Zareen, Manisha register comprehensive wins | Boxing News – Times of India


NEW DELHI: Indian boxers Nikhat Zareen (52kg), Parveen (63kg) and Manisha (57kg) superior to the second and third rounds of the IBA Ladies’s World Boxing Championships in Istanbul after clinching spectacular wins of their respective bouts on Wednesday.
Zareen outpunched Mexico’s Herrera Alvarez 5-0, whereas Parveen defeated Ukraine’s Mariia Bova by an identical margin.

Manisha, who obtained a bye within the opening spherical, too prevailed by unanimous determination in opposition to Kala Thapa of Nepal to make her manner into the third spherical.

Zareen, who gained the gold on the prestigious Strandja Memorial earlier this yr, continued her successful run as she dispatched Alvarez with out breaking a sweat.
The 2019 Asian Championships bronze medallist was in full management all through the bout, making use of her lengthy attain. She attacked with some sharp and exact punches in her opening bout.
The 25-year-old Telangana boxer will sq. off in opposition to 2021 Asian Championships bronze medallist Mongolia’s Lutsaikhany Altantsetseg subsequent.
Parveen, the 22-year-old from Haryana, gained by a unanimous determination in opposition to the far more skilled Ukrainian boxer, who’s 12 years her senior, within the gentle welter division to set the tone for the Indian boxers.
Though the 2017 youth nationwide winner started on an aggressive observe, she was edged out by Bova within the opening spherical, who matched Parveen’s vitality.
However the Indian confirmed wonderful tenacity as she upped the ante within the second spherical. She attacked the 34-year-old Ukrainian, touchdown a flurry of punches to ultimately seal the tie in her favour.
After a powerful begin to her marketing campaign, Parveen can be up in opposition to the previous Youth Olympics champion Jajaira Gonzalez of USA within the pre-quarter finals on Sunday.
Manisha, like Zareen and Parveen, did not need to dig deep as she eked out a straightforward win in opposition to Thapa.
The match options 310 boxers from 73 nations internationally.
On Thursday, 2021 Asian Championships bronze medallist Jaismine (60kg), Anamika (50kg) and Shiksha (54kg) will begin their campaigns within the spherical of 32.
Jaismine will face a problem from the two-time Youth Asian Champion Porntip Buapa of Thailand within the 60kg class, whereas Anamika will combat in opposition to Romania’s Eugenia Anghel.
Shiksha, who was handed a bye within the opening spherical, will play Argentina’s Herrera Milagros Rosario within the 54kg match.
Within the final version of the match, held in Russia in 2019, Indian boxers secured one silver and three bronze medals.


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