Nationwide champion and Olympic-boxer Simranjit Kaur has been dropped from the Indian staff for the Asian Boxing Championships to be held in Dubai from Might 21 as she remains to be recovering from Kovid-19. The 25-year-old nationwide champion, who competed in 60 kilograms, was discovered Kovid-19 constructive final week.
The match was to be held in New Delhi.
The BFI performed a nationwide choice trial within the girls’s part on the IG Stadium right here final month. However because of the latest upsurge in Kovid-19 instances, the Sports activities Authority of India had closed all nationwide camps in New Delhi.
Simranjit is among the many 4 Indian girls boxers who’ve certified for the Tokyo Olympics.
Six-time world champions MC Maricom (51 kg), Lovlina Borgohon (69 kg) and Pooja Rani (75 kg) are the opposite three who’ve gained the quota for the Tokyo Olympics beginning on 23 July.
Information Classes IANS