LPU Women Boxers entered Semi Finals of All India Inter University Boxing Championship
21 Feb 2015
With the conclusion of 240 women boxing bouts for pre-quarter & quarter finals on 3rd day at LPU for All India Inter University Boxing Championship, LPU boxers have entered semi-finals to be held tomorrow i.e. on 22nd February 2015. With the final bouts fast approaching, the excitement among boxers and their supporters is worth noticing. Motivating shrieks of supporters “Strike again, One two attack, right attack, left attack, push her back” are continuously echoing loud around both the boxing rings at LPU Campus. AIU Observer Dr JS Kajal, Chief Coach at NIS Patiala & Coach of Indian Boxing Team Dr TL Gupta, Accompanying official Dr RS Rana from MD University Rohtak applauded all arrangements made at LPU for smoothness of the championship. The first phase of the championship will be up to 23rd Feb for women competitions and next phase will last up to 4th March 2015 for Men bouts.
- Up to 3rd day of the championship 240 bouts have been fought under 10 weight categories
- With the finals fast approaching on 23rd February motivating shrieks of supporters are continuously echoing loud at LPU Campus
- AIU Observer, Chief Coach of Indian Boxing Team, accompanying officials applauded arrangements at LPU
Results for some of the fiercely fought bouts are:
Light fly weight category (45-48 kg): Rajesh Narwal of Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak defeated Neelam of Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University. Neetu of Panjab University, Chandigarh defeated Balvir Kaur of Punjabi University, Patiala.
Bantam weight category (51-54 kg): Preeti of Guru Nanak Dev University defeated Rani Kumari of T M Bhagalpur University. Shiksha of Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak defeated Geeta of SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai.
Light weight category (57-60 kg): Surbhi of Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak defeated Tulsi Veni of Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University, Raipur. Bhagyashree of SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai defeated Priyanka of Jai Prakash University, Chapra.
Light middle weight category (69-75 kg): Randeep Kaur of Panjab University, Chandigarh defeated Harpreet Kaur of Mumbai University. Sweety of Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra defeated Divya of Kumaun University, Nanital.
Light Heavy weight category (75-81 kg): Preeti of Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra defeated Jyoti Dinkar of Shivaji University, Kohlapur. Sharanpreet Kaur of Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar defeated A Sruthi of Anna University, Chandigarh.
Heavy weight category (81+ kg): Garima Sharma of Lovely Professional University defeated Soumee Somraj of Shivaji University of Kohlapur. Amritpal Kaur of Guru Nanak Dev University defeated Parnali of SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai.