Tokyo: Shiva Thapa (63kg) superior to the ultimate with a win together with Pooja Rani (75kg) however two different Indians ended with bronze medals after shedding their opening bouts on the Olympic check occasion for boxing right here on Wednesday.
Within the semi-finals, Thapa defeated Japan’s Daisuke Narimatsu in a break up verdict.
Rani beat Brazil’s Beatriz Soares in an unanimous determination. Rani had received a silver medal on the Asian Championships earlier this yr.
Nonetheless, former junior world champion Nikhat Zareen (51kg) and Vahlimpuia (75kg), within the males’s draw, misplaced their respective semi-final bouts to finish with bronze medals.
Each of them had reached the last-four stage with none preliminary tie due to the small measurement of their respective attracts.
Zareen misplaced in a break up determination to Japan’s Sana Kawano, whereas Vahlimpuia was additionally crushed by Yuito Moriwaki however in an unanimous name by the judges.