India's Daughter Nikhat Zareen becomes World Champion, only fifth Indian woma

India's Daughter Nikhat Zareen becomes World Champion, only fifth Indian woman boxer to achieve feat.
The Telangana boxer out-punched her Thai rival to win via unanimous 5-0 verdict. With this win, Zareen became only the fifth Indian boxer to be crowned world champion. Six-time champion Mary Kom (2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2018) Sarita Devi (2006), Jenny RL (2006) and Lekha KC (2006) are the other pugilists who have won the world title. Apart from Zareen’s gold, Manisha Moun (57kg) and debutant Parveen Hooda (63kg) will return home with bronze medals.
Source: Telangana Today
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