Shiva Thapa wins Gold, Devendro wins Silver and Manoj wins Bronze Medal at Asian Athletics Championship

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Indian Boxers Made India Proud by winning Medals at the Asian Athletics Championship . The event is currently held at Pune , India . Indian Boxers namely Shiva Thapa won Gold Medal , Devendro won Silver Medal and Manoj won Bronze Medal at Asian Athletics Championship.

But there was disappointment for Commonwealth Games gold medallist Manoj Kumar (64kg) in the semi-finals of the light welter weight division. Pitted against London Olympics bronze medallist Uranchimegiin Monkh-Erdene of Mongolia, Kumar gave his opponent a run for his money. But in the end the 26-year-old came up short against the Mongolian in what was a fight to the finish. He will have to be content with a bronze medal performance from the tournament.

National Coach GS Sandhu was extremely pleased with the performance of all the Indian boxers in the tournament . Hearty Congratulations to all of them and the players were also associated with Olympic Gold Quest which is one of the leading Sponsor for Indian Athletes

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