Sarita Devi a new era of Women’s World Boxing

 

Indroneel Sinha ঃঃ-  Women’s World Boxing Championships got off to a winning start where Sarita Devi registering contrasting wins in their 54kg and 60kg categories with beginner boxer Manisha Moun and veteran Laishram, respectively. The Haryana boxer, Manisha looked in complete control during the entire rounds against fighting with almost 15 years her senior. She look vital confidence and did not allow her experienced rival to come back. She come into the tournament after winning a bronze each in the he India Open and Silesian Women’s Boxing championship in in Gliwice, Poland this year.
All the five judges gave her a unanimous verdict: 29-28, 30-27, 30-26, 30-26, 29-28.
She defeated Christina Cruz (USA) in 54 kg and Sandra Diana (SUI) in 60 kg