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Nitu, Manisha by means of to quarters of Women’s World Boxing Championships | Boxing News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Indian ladies boxers Nitu (48kg) and Manisha (57kg) superior to the quarterfinals of the IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in Istanbul, after registering contrasting victories on Saturday.
Nitu, competing for the primary time within the occasion, prevailed 5-0 over Spain’s Marta Lopez Del Arbol within the lowest weight class to maneuver to the last-eight stage.
Manisha, however, eked out a 4-1 win over Svetlana Staneva of Bulgaria to advance to the featherweight quarterfinals.
The two-time former Youth World Champion, Nitu displayed her technical prowess as she maintained the higher hand all through the bout.
The 21-year-old from Haryana used her lengthy attain to good impact as she landed some highly effective punches.
The reigning nationwide champion will tackle Kazakhstan’s Alua Balkibekova within the quarterfinal on Monday.
Manisha, the 2019 Asian Championships bronze medallist, was engaged in a draining and messy bout which had its justifiable share of clinching, holding and even some tumbling over within the ring.
The 24-year-old will subsequent face powerful problem from Youth World bronze medallist Namuun Monkhor of Mongolia within the quarterfinal on Monday.
Two-time Asian champion Pooja Rani (81kg) had entered the quarterfinals on Friday.
On Sunday, six Indian boxers together with can be in motion within the round-of-16 bouts.
Nikhat Zareen (52kg) and Shiksha (54kg) will subsequent face Mongolia’s Lutsaikhan Altantsetseg and Youth Asian bronze medallist Yesugen Oyuntsetseg, respectively, whereas Parveen will tackle former Youth Olympic champion Jajaira Gonzalez of USA.
Anamika (50kg) will sq. off in opposition to World Championships bronze medallist Kristy Lee Harris of Australia, whereas Jaismine (60kg) can be up in opposition to Australia’s Angela Harries.
Meanwhile, 2017 Youth World Champion Ankushita (66kg) will start her marketing campaign in opposition to Poland’s Aneta Rygielska.

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