President's Cup 2019: MC Mary Kom, Simranjit Kaur bag gold as Indian boxers finish tournament with nine medals
Mary Kom asserted her dominance in the 51 kg category at the President's Cup in Labuan Bajo, Indonesia, with a 5-0 win over April Franks.
President's Cup Boxing: India's Gaurav Bidhuri enters semis; Simranjit Kaur, Dinesh Dagar confirm final spot
Bidhuri, who claimed India's lone medal in the 2017 world event in Hamburg, stormed past Afghanistan's Waris Karimi to make the last-four stage on Wednesday evening.
President's Cup boxing: Shiva Thapa clinches India's first gold in tournament after getting a walkover in finals
Making his international debut in the newly-introduced Olympic category of 63kg, Thapa was to fight Kazakhstan's Zakir Safiullin in the summit clash but his opponent had to pull out due to injury.
President's Cup: All you need to know about Mizoram's Nutlai Lalbiakkima, the newest Indian boxing star in town
Nutlai Lalbiakkima secured a berth in the President's Cup semis after a 4-1 result in the 49kg category bout against Olympic gold medallist and world No 1 Hasanboy Dusmatov.