Mapusa, 24th February 2019: Salvador do Mundo(S.D.M.A) were crowned winners of the all Goa State Championship Boxing Tournament final on Sunday. The team’s outstanding performer Abu Talib again delivered his best performance in the final of the elite men category backed by wins from Tansha Chawan in the Youth Women’s category and Ramesh Gharti in Sub Junior Boy’s all claiming gold medals in their respective groups.
The Runners up of the tournament were (P.B.C) Panaji Boxing Club with notable performances from National Boxer Pralhad Panda who secured a win in the Elite Mens group.
International Medalist Devanshu Jaishwal also showed his class with a sturdy performance against Joshua Raposo of (P.B.C.A) who convincingly held up till two rounds but was eventually no match for the experience of the international medalist allowing Devanshu Jaishwal to win the Gold medal in the Lt Heavy Elite Mens category.
“It always feels at home while participating in state tournaments like these. It helps raise the standard of the sport in the state as well as create the right space for newcomers and professionals to grow. All credit to the organizers for organizing this event and taking a step in the right direction.”
Devanshu Jaishwal (International Medalist & Winner of Lt Heavy Elite Men’s)
National Boxers Santosh Harijan , Abu Talib and Prahlad Panda won their particular bouts in the Elite Men’s category of the Championship.
Santosh Harijan who had the upper hand over the opponent beat Manishkar Das. While Abu Talib won the equally matched aggressive and blazing bout against Toshib Kabnoor making him the winner by judge’s decision and his performance the highlight of the day.
GOLD MEDAL WINNERS FROM OTHER GROUPS
SUB JUNIOR BOYS
RAMESH GHARTI(S.D.M.A) VS MOHD AMIN (P.B.C.B) WINNER-MOHD AMIN
SAMEER(S.D.M.A) VS PANKAJ SHARMA(P.B.C.B) WINNER-PANKAJ SHARMA
AASHREYAA NAIK(S.D.M.A) VS JESSICA KARA(SAI THB) WINNER-AASHREYAA NAIK
SALIM SUTGUND(S.D.M.A) VS SAMEER KENHEKERA(S.D.M.A) WINNER-SAMEER KENHEKERA
LALSAB NADAFE(S.D.M.A) VS SURESH BK(P.B.C.A) WINNER-SURESH BK
CHANDRAPA M(S.D.M.A) VS ARUN MASIH(P.B.C.A) WINNER-CHANDRAPA M
CHOTU KUMAR(S.D.M.A) VS SACHIN LAMANI(S.D.M.B) WINNER–CHOTU KUMAR
SUDEEP MALAGI(S.D.M.A) VS GAURESH TALWAR(M.B.C)- WINNER-SUDEEP MALAGI
TANSHA CHAWA(S.D.M.B) VS PRITI CHAWAN(S.D.M.A)- WINNER–TANSHA CHAWAN
PRACHI KERKAR(SAI THUNDER) VS SHRISHA JAMPULLA(S.D.M.A)- WINNER-PRACHI KERKAR
UMESH CHAWAN(THUNDER) VS A.K.ROSHAN(P.B.C.A)- WINNER-A.K.ROSHAN
CHIRA KUMAR VS GOPL NAIK(SAI THUNDER- WINNER-CHIRA KUMAR
ISHWAR PUJARI(ST.JOSEPH) VS PRALHAD PANDA(P.B.C.A)- WINNER-PRALHAD PANDA
MANISHANKAR DAS VS SANTOSH HARIJAN(THUNDER)- WINNER SANTOSH HARIJAN
DEVANSHU JAISHWAL(SAI TH VS JOSHUA RAPOSO(P.B.C.A)- WINNER–DEVANSHU JAISHWAL
SURAJ SINGH(M.B.C) VS NITIN(SAI TH2)- WINNER–NITIN
ANJU RAJBHAR(SAI THUNDER) VS RINKY DHABOLKAR(SAI THUNDER)- WINNER-RINKY DHAB)
VAISHNAVI PRABHU VS SUSSANE(RANGERS)- WINNER-VAISHNAVI PRABHU
NISHILA VS NEHA PATIL- WINNER-NISHILA