Mary Kom to Fight in World Championships Semis: Where to Watch

The list of Indian boxers competing in the semi-finals of the Women’s World Championships.

Updated21 Nov 2018, 07:45 AM IST
Olympic Sports
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With four medals assured, four Indian boxers will be competing in their semi-finals for a spot in the final of their respective categories at the Women’s World Championships on 22 and 23 November.

Star boxer, and India’s biggest hope of winning a gold, MC Mary Kom became the most successful pugilist in the tournament’s history by assuring herself a seventh medal after a 5-0 win over China’s Wu Yu in the light flyweight (48kg) category.

Three more Indians – Lovlina Borgohain (69kg), Sonia Chahal (57kg) and Simranjit Kaur (64kg) – reached the semi-finals and are assured of their maiden medals.

Indians at World Boxing Championships 2018 – Semi-Finals

Light Fly (45-48kg): Mary Kom vs Kim Hyang Mi of North Korea – 22 November
Welter (69kg): Lovlina Borgohain vs Chen Nien-Chin of Taiwan – 22 November
Feather (57 kg): Sonia vs Jo Son Hwa of North Korea – 23 November
Light Welter (64 kg): Simranjit Kaur vs Dou Dan of China – 23 November

Here’s all you need to know about the upcoming semi-final bouts at the World Boxing Championships.

When is Mary Kom’s Semi-Final Bout at World Championships 2018?

Mary Kom will be fighting against Kim Hyang Mi of North Korea on Thursday, 22 November, for a spot in the World Boxing Championships final. The session starts at 4:00pm IST, and Mary’s bout is second on the schedule.

Mary Kom to Fight in World Championships Semis: Where to Watch
Mary Kom to Fight in World Championships Semis: Where to Watch

Where Will Mary Kom’s Bout be Held?

All the semi-final bouts will be held at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi.

Where to Watch Mary Kom’s Semi-Final at World Boxing Championships 2018?

All the semi-final bouts including Mary Kom’s will be broadcast on Star Sports Select 1, Star Sports Select 1HD and DD Sports.

Where to Watch Mary Kom’s Semi-Final Bout at World Championships 2018 Live Online?

All the bouts including MC Mary Kom’s will be available on Hotstar and Boxing Federation of India’s Youtube channel.

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Published: 21 Nov 2018, 06:20 AM IST

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