Zareen landed clean punches on the face of her opponent in the final round to completely shock her, forcing the referee to call off the tie with 48 seconds remaining.
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At Birmingham, the new boxing sensation from Telangana would make its much-anticipated CWG debut and she hoped for ”at least eight medals” from the 12-member Indian boxing team.
Zareen had become only the fifth Indian woman to be crowned world champion last month when she beat Thailand’s Jitpong Jutamas 5-0 in the flyweight division of the championship in Turkey.
An official release said Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao decided to allot residential plots to the two sportspersons at Banjara Hills or Jubilee Hills in the city.
My next goal is to enter 50 kg category for upcoming Commonwealth Games, says world boxing champion Nikhat Zareen
She credited her parents for supporting her through those days and added that all the injuries and challenges she faced in her life made her strong and instilled in her a fearless attitude.