Indian boxers Nikhat Zareen (52kg) and Nitu (48kg) struck gold at the 73rd Strandja Memorial Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria by notching up thoroughly comprehensive victories in their respective finals on Sunday.
Nitu, cometing for the first time in the event, prevailed 5-0 over Italy’s Erika Prisciandaro, a former youth world championship bronze-medallist. Zareen, on the other hand, outpunched Ukraine’s Tetiana Kob, a three-time European Championships medallist 4-1.
Points to Note:
- 73rd Strandja Memorial Tournament held in Sofia, Bulgaria
- Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen: gold in 52kg category
- Indian boxer Nitu: gold in 48kg category