new Delhi: India's legendary female boxer MC Mary Kom (MC Marry Kom) And Nikhat Zareen The much-awaited match between them ended with a victory by Mary Kom on Saturday. Both of them won their first round of Olympic qualifier trials on Friday, after which the two decided that now the country will be in Tokyo Olympic qualifier. Who will play for
Now Mary Kom will go to China
Six-time champion Mary Kom defeated Nikhat in this match to get a chance to represent India for her Olympic qualifiers. The decision in the 51 kg category between Mary and Nikhat was decided 9-1 in favor of Mary. Now Mary Kom will leave for China for Olympic qualifiers where in February she will have to compete to get quota for Tokyo Olympics.
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The results were also opposed
After this match at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in the country's capital, there was a dispute about the result. The Telangana Boxing Council opposed this result. Council co-secretary AS Reddy said, "The clear winner Mary Kom was given victory in the bout given her seniority and her Rajya Sabha membership."
Indian Squad for Women’s Boxing Final Trial Update- 51kg.@MangteC defeated @nikhat_zareen in split decision and is selected for the Indian team for the Olympic qualifiers, Asia -Oceania from Feb 3-14, 2020 in Wuhan, China.#PunchMeinHaiDum #OlympicQualifiers#boxing pic.twitter.com/AL5rthBrCR
– Boxing Federation (@BFI_official) December 28, 2019
This was how both the finalists reached
In the first round qualifier, Nikhat defeated defending national champion Jyoti Gulia 10-0, while Mary Kom (MC Mary Kom) defeated Ritu Grewal by a similar margin. With this, Mary and Nikhat decided to compete with each other.
Nikhat demanded trial
Nikhat had asked for a trial with Mary Kom (MC Mary Kom) after the World Boxing Championship in November but his demand was rejected by the Indian Boxing Federation. The federation had said that winning the gold, silver and bronze at the World Championships Wali players will not have to pay trolls.