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    Assam Pugilist Jamuna Boro Clinches Gold In President’s Cup

    Guwahati, July 28, 2019

    Assam pugilist Jamuna Boro on July 28th, 2019 clinched gold in a one-sided 54kg category final the 23rd President’s Cup in Labuan Bajo, Indonesia.

    Boro, who hails from Assam’s Sonitpur district, defeated Italy’s veteran boxer Giulia Lamagna with a margin of 5-0.

    She won a gold medal at the 2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament held in Guwahati.

    Assam Chief Minister Sarbananad Sonowal congratulated on her success.

    Six-time Manipuri pugilist Mary Kom also clinched gold in the same event in a one-sided 51kg category final. She defeated Australia’s April Franks 5-0 in the championship.



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