13 June 2018

India Bags 3 Medals at Umakhanov Memorial Boxing Tournament in Russia

India Bags 3 Medals at Umakhanov Memorial Boxing Tournament in Russia


Indian boxers bagged one Gold and two Silver medals at the Umakhanov Memorial Tournament in the Russian city of Kaspiysk. Saweety Boora won the coveted yellow metal in the Women’s 75 kg category after beating Anna Anfinogenova (Russia) in the Final. 

In the Men’s section, Brijesh Yadav in the 81 kg division and Virender Kumar in 91 kgs lost their Final bouts to settle for Silver medals. Earlier, India had claimed four Bronze medals in the Tournament.

Source- The Hindu

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
  • Russia Capital- Moscow, Currency- Russian ruble, President- Vladimir Putin.

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