The Asian Boxing Championship is currently underway in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). This tournament is organised by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
It was supposed to have been held in Delhi, but the venue was changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Sunday, Indian boxer Pooja Rani beat Mavluda Movlonova of Uzbekistan to win the women’s 75kg final. This is India’s first gold at the tournament this year.
Indian boxing legend MC Mary Kom signed off a silver in her category.
This is India’s best-ever performance at the championships, having won 15 medals till now.