Boxing: India bag 1-Gold, 2-Silver medals at Umakhanov Memorial Tournament in Russia

Indian boxers bagged one Gold and two Silver medals at the Umakhanov Memorial Tournament in the Russian city of Kaspiysk yesterday. 

Saweety Boora won the coveted yellow metal in the Women’s 75 kg category after beating local favourite Anna Anfinogenova in the Final. 

In the Men’s section, Brijesh Yadav in the 81 kg division and Virender Kumar in 91 kgs lost their Final bouts to settle for Silver medals. 

Earlier, India had claimed four Bronze medals in the Tournament.