File picture of Nikhat Zareen© AFP
India boxer Nikhat Zareen on Wednesday progressed to the semi-finals on the ongoing Commonwealth Video games, assuring India of atleast a bronze medal. Zareen had produced a dominating efficiency to win 5-0 over Helen Jones of Wales within the mild flyweight quarterfinals. After the win, Nikhat wished her mom a really glad birthday, and the video of the boxer wishing her mom has now gone viral on social media.
After profitable the bout, Nikhat will be seen talking into the digital camera, saying: “Completely happy Birthday Ammi. I like you, Allah aapko khush rakhe”
The gorgeous factor by @nikhat_zareen after profitable QF..
— Sagar (@imperfect_ocean) August 3, 2022
Three Indian pugilists superior to the semifinals of their respective occasions after thrilling victories whereas Lovlina Borgohain made a final eight exit within the Commonwealth Video games right here on Wednesday.
With their wins, Zareen (50kg), Nitu Ganghas (48kg) and Mohammed Hussamudin (57kg) assured India of three boxing medals. Olympic bronze medallist Borgohain, however, was out-punched by final version’s silver medallist Rosie Eccles of Wales.
Main by a slight margin within the opening two rounds, the 24-year-old Borgohain went down by way of 2-3 cut up resolution within the mild center weight quarterfinal.
It was additionally curtains for Ashish Kumar (80kg), who went all the way down to England’s Aaron Bowen by a 4-1 cut up verdict.
With PTI inputs
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