Ulan-Ude (Russia): Jamuna Boro on Friday obtained India’s Girls’s World Boxing Championships off to an excellent begin by beating Mongolia’s Michidmaa Erdenedalai 5-Zero in her 54 kg first spherical bout.
Boro recovered from a sluggish begin to take the bout by a unanimous resolution.
“I am happy that I was able to give us a good start. My next bout is on October 9 against Algeria. I will try to do well against her. My target is to win gold and I will do my best to achieve it,” mentioned Boro.
She’s going to subsequent face Algerian fifth seed and defending champion Ouidad Sfouh within the pre-quarterfinals in what can be a tough bout for her.
That is the primary time that Boro is taking part on the Worlds. She took her time to regulate however was just about unstoppable as soon as she stopped going. Her combos discovered their goal and she or he was dominant within the closing three minutes.
On Saturday, Neeraj (57 kg) and Saweety Boora (75 kg)can be presenting the Indian problem. Whereas Neeraj can be dealing with China’s Qiao Jieru, Saweety will face Mongolia’s Myagmarjargal Munkhbat within the opening spherical.