District Boxing C’ship organized at MA Stadium

Winners displaying certificates at MA Stadium on Monday.
Winners displaying certificates at MA Stadium on Monday.

Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Mar 13: Jammu District Boxing Championship was organized at Indoor Sports Complex MA Stadium, here today.
A total of 60 boxers of different weight of sub junior, junior, youth and senior age group participated in the championship. The main attraction of the championship was the participation of national bronze medalist Aarif Wani who defeated Ankit Saini in finals.
The championship was organized by J&K Amateur Boxing Association under the aegis of Boxing Federation of India and J&K Olympic Association and sponsored by J&K Sports Council.
Satish Gupta Manager Indoor Sports Complex MA Stadium Jammu was the chief guest who distributed the medals and certificates among meritorious boxers.
In sub junior, Rohit Sharma-gold, Anuradha Keshav-silver, in junior boys 70-75 kg, Kanav Sharma-gold, Krish Magotea-silver, in youth men, Naman Saini-gold, Manish Motton-silver, in senior men 48-51kg, Aari Wani-gold, Ankit Saini-silver and Kabir-bronze, in 51-54kg, Prajwal Jamwal-gold, Piyush Dabgotra-silver and Dildar Singh-bronze and in 54-57kg, Akash Sharma-gold, Tarun Singh-silver and Abhishek Choudhary and Gourav Chowdhury-bronze.
In 57-60kg, Rahul Kumar-gold, Ashish Singh-silver and Sunil Kumar & Parth Khajuria-bronze, in 63.5- 67kg, Akshan Bhushan-gold and Ankush Thakur-silver, in 67-71kg, Vinod Bhardwaj-gold, Ranyodh Singh-silver and Pratham Balgotra & Gourav Mehra-bronze and in 80-86kg, Sanjay Sharma-gold and Ravi Kumar-silver.