Mary Kom loses; takes home bronze


MC Mary Kom (51kg) won the bronze medal at the Women’s World Championships in Ulan-Ude, Russia, after losing semi-final match against second seed Busenaz Cakiroglu.

Mary Kom lost the bout 4-1 against the European champion and Cakiroglu will now take on Russia’s Liliya Aetbaeva in the final.

It may be mentioned here that this was Mary Kom’s eighth world medal.

Meanwhile, Assam daughters Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) and Jamuna Boro (54kg) will look to reach the finals in the AIBA Women’s World Championships.

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