India’s 14-member Boxing Contingent bagged 10 Medals (1 Gold, 8 Silver, 1 Bronze) at the 35th Edition of the 2021 ‘Boxam’ Elite International Tournament held at Castellon de la Plana, Spain. The event took place from March 1-7, 2021.
- Around 127 boxers from 4 Confederations & 17 countries participated in the event.
- It is hosted by the Spanish Boxing Federation.
- Manish Kaushik clinched the Gold Medal in the men’s 63 Kg category.
- Six-time World Champion MC Mary Kom (51Kg) clinched the Bronze Medal in the women’s 51 Kg category boxing.
|Manish Kaushik||Men’s 63 Kg||Gold Medal|
|Jasmine||Women’s 57 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Simranjit Kaur Baatth||Women’s 60 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Pooja Rani||Women’s 75 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Mohammed Hussam Uddin||Men’s 57 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Vikas Krishan||Men’s 69 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Ashish Kumar||Men’s 75 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Sumit Sangwan||Men’s 81 Kg||Silver Medal|
|Satish Kumar||Men’s 91 Kg||Silver Medal|
|MC Mary Kom||Women’s 51 Kg||Bronze Medal|
Belgium, Chile, Denmark, Ecuador, France, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Monaco, Morocco, Panama, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Spain & the United States of America.
- It is an International Tournament which has been held since 1976.
- The Spanish Boxing Federation has hosted the tournament in several cities of Spain such as Zaragoza, La Coruna, Sevilla, Vigo and others.
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About Boxing Federation of India (BFI):
President – Ajay Singh