The Women’s World Boxing Championships begins in Delhi. This tenth edition of the tournament is set to be the biggest ever as more than 300 boxers from 72 countries are taking part.
The championship is being hosted by India for the first time since 2006 when the country had topped the table with four gold, one silver and three bronze medals.
Source- AIR World Service
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:
- In the last edition of World Boxing Championship, India won just a silver through Sonia Lather in the 57 kg category.