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Indian youth boxers earn 19 medals at Golden Glove or Vojvodina tournament | Boxing News

NEW DELHI: Indian youth boxers took 10 gold medals on the final day to conclude a successful campaign with 19 podium finishes in the 40th Golden Glove of Vojvodina Youth Boxing Tournament Monday in Serbia.
Bhawna Sharma (48kg), Devika Ghorpade (52kg), Kunjarani Devic (60 kg), Ravina (63 kg) and Kirti (+81 kg) topped the podium as all 12 participating boxers returned with a medal in the women’s category.
Kunjarani, Ravina and Kirti defeated their opponents by unanimous decision, while Bhawna and Devika won 4-1 in the final.

Muskan (75 kg) and Pranjal Yadavi (81 kg) earned silver medals after losing in the final. Kashish (50kg), Neeru (54kg), Aarya (57kg), Priyanka (66kg) and Lashu (70kg) were the other five Indian medalists in the women’s section, each with bronze medals.
The country’s male boxers also had an impressive performance as all five boxers who fought in the final won.
Vishwanath (48 kg), Ashish (54 kg) and Sahil (71 kg) dominated with 5-0 victories over their respective opponents in the final. On the other hand, Jadumani (51 kg) and Bharat Joon (92 kg) took gold medals after winning by 4-1 margins.

Nikhil (57 kg) and Deepak (75 kg) claimed bronze medals.
Jadumani was named ‘Best Fighter of the Tournament’ for his powerful show, while Ravina won the ‘Best Boxer’ award in the Youth Women category.
Top boxing countries such as Kazakhstan, Thailand and Ukraine participated in the tournament.

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