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Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain reaches quarter finals

The Indian boxer prevailed 3-2 over her rival, 12 years her senior
Lovlina Borgohain on Tuesday.

PTI   |   Tokyo   |   Published 28.07.21, 01:59 AM

Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) advanced to the quarter finals in her debut Olympic appearance, defeating 35-year-old German Nadine Apetz in a closely-fought last-16 bout here on Tuesday.

Borgohain prevailed 3-2 over her rival, 12 years her senior. Both boxers were making their Games debut and the Indian became the first from her nine-strong team to make the last-eight stage.

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The 23-year-old claimed all the three rounds on split points.



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