Indian boxers Vanshaj and Aman Singh Bisht registered commanding wins to enter the youth males’s finals on the 2022 ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships in Amman, Jordan.
Within the matches performed late on Friday evening, the final version’s silver medallist Vanshaj (63.5kg) knocked out Syria’s Ahmad Nabaa with referee stopping the competition verdict within the first spherical itself, whereas Aman too produced an equally aggressive show to safe a convincing 4-0 win over Kazakhstan’s Tim Ofeypotashov within the +92kg semifinal.
One other youth boxer Anand Yadav, who progressed into the 54kg last with an in depth 3-2 win in opposition to Uzbekistan’s Abduvali Buriboev, needed to finish his marketing campaign with a bronze medal after the opponent protested and the choice was reversed.
After Anand’s exit, Vishwanath Suresh (48kg), Vanshaj and Aman would be the three Indians who will function within the youth males finals whereas amongst girls, seven will play finals on Monday.
Within the junior finals scheduled on Sunday, the nation’s 15 boxers, together with 11 women and 4 boys, will combat for the gold medal.
With 21 medals in junior and 18 in youth part, the Indian contingent has secured 39 medals on the prestigious continental event the place each the age teams of males and women- youth and junior- are being performed collectively. Over the last version of the event held in Dubai in 2021, India concluded their marketing campaign with 39 medals together with 14 gold.
The event has been witnessing a robust competitors in presence of 352 boxers from 21 international locations together with India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.