India confirms medal in Iran Boxing Tournament

Tuesday 26 February 2019 1:00 pm IST

New Delhi: India has confirmed five medals at the Iran Boxing Tournament. Commonwealth Games silver medal winner Satish Kumar (+91 kg), Manjeet Singh Pankal (75kg), Sanjeet (91kg), Lalit Prasad (52kg) and Deepak (49kg) have made it to the semi-finals.

Satish reached the semi-finals beating Baky Toychyyev of Turkmenistan by 5-0. Manjeet, who defeated Iraqi's Ameer Mohaseen made a 5-0 thrilling victory.