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India wins 14 Golds in ASBC Asian Youth and Junior Boxing Championship 2021

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Asian Youth Boxing Championships India Wins Six Gold Medals new2021 ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championship had been held together  at Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the first time in history.It was organised by the Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC).

  • In the combined tally, India concluded with a total of 39 medals, including 14 Gold medals.
  • The combined overall medal table was topped by Kazakhstan with 19 Gold medals, followed by Uzbekistan and India in the 2nd and 3rd positions respectively.

India’s Performance at 2021 ASBC Asian Youth Boxing Championship

Indian Contingent completed with 20 Medals (6 Gold, 9 Silver & 5 Bronze) in the ASBC Asian Youth Boxing Championship that was concluded in September 2021 .

  • India won a total of 6 Gold medals in the Asian Youth Boxing Championship 2021 with 4 Gold medals coming from the Women’s events and 2 Gold from Men’s events.
  • India completed with 12 medals (5 Golds) in the 2019 Asian Youth Men & Women Championships that was held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

i.Bishwamitra Chongtham, under Men’s 51 Kg category and Vishal in the 80 kg category won the Gold medals for India.

ii.Indian Women Gold medalists in the boxing event are – Neha (54kg), Preeti Dahiya (60kg), Sneka Kumari (66kg) and Khushi (75kg).

Medal  Category  Personality 
Gold Women’s 54 kg Neha
Women’s 60 kg Preeti Dahiya
Women’s 66 kg Sneha Kumari
Women’s 75 kg Khushi
Men’s 51 kg Bishwamitra Chongtham
Men’s 80 kg Vishal
Silver Women’s 48 kg Nivedita Karki
Women’s 50 kg Tamanna
Women’s 52 kg Simran Verma
Women’s 57 kg Preeti
Women’s 63 kg Khushi
Women’s 81 kg Tanisha Sandhu
Men’s 48 kg Vishvanath Suresh
Men’s 63.5 kg Vanshaj
 Men’s 71kg Jaydeep Rawat
Bronze Women’s 70 kg Lashu Yadav
Men’s 67 kg Daksh Singh
Men’s 75 kg Deepak
Men’s 92 kg Abhimanyu Loura
Men’s 92+ kg Aman Singh Bisht

India’s Performance at 2021 ASBC Junior Boxing Championship

India won 19 medals with 8 gold, 5 silver, and 6 bronze medals in the 2021 ASBC Junior Boxing Championship.

GOLD: Rohit Chamoli (48kg) and Bharat Joon (+81kg); SILVER: Gaurav Saini (70kg); BRONZE: Ashish (54kg), Anshul (57kg) and Ankush (66kg).

GOLD: Vishu Rathee (48kg), Tanu (52kg), Nikita Chand (60kg), Mahi Raghav (63kg), Pranjal Yadav (75kg) and Kirti (+81kg); SILVER: Muskan (46kg), Aanchal Saini (57kg), Rudrika (70kg) and Sanjana (81kg); BRONZE: Devika Ghorpade (50kg), Aarzoo (54kg) and Supriya Rawat (66kg).

Note – India’s Mahi Raghav was named as the ‘Best Boxer’ in the Junior Girls Category.

About Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC):

President – Anas Alotaiba
Headquarter – Abu Dhabi, UAE

About Sports Authority of India (SAI):

SAI, the apex governing body of sports in India, was established in 1984
Director General – Sandip Pradhan
Headquarters – New Delhi