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April 25, 2018, 9:56 pm IST
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Gaurav bags gold; Amit, Manish settle for silver

Gaurav bags gold; Amit, Manish settle for silver

 Apr 14, 2018

Gaurav Solanki won gold in men’s boxing on Saturday for the nation, while Amit and Manish Kaushik settled for silver after losing closely-contested bouts.

In the 52 kg category, Gaurav won gold medal on his debut 4-1 as he beat Brendan Irvine of Northern Ireland in a phenomenal bout.

In the final men's 46-49kg boxing, Amit goes down against England's Galal Yafai but secured silver after a closely contested bout. The five judges were split 3:1 in their decision, with one of them ruling it as a tie.
Manish settled for silver after a closely contested final against home favourite Harry Garside, who won with a 3:2 split decision in his favour.



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