India is expecting medal from their young boxer Amit Panghal in the upcoming Olympic games.
The 23-year-old boxer, Amit Panghal who has won the silver medal in World Boxing Championships 2019 is now targeting for the medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.
A few days ago, Amit Panghal became the first Indian boxer to won the silver medal in World Boxing Championships. Before winning the silver in World Championships, Panghal have won a gold in Asian games 2018 and silver in 2018 Commonwealth Games.
After winning the silver in World C’ships, India is expecting a medal from Amit Panghal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Proud Moment. 🇮🇳— Gaurav Bidhuri (@grvpugilist) September 20, 2019
Amit Panghal created history by entering in the finals fo World Boxing Championship. He is the first Indian Male boxer to do so.
Wish him luck for the finals. 👍
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Why India is expecting an Olympic medal from Panghal in 2020?
1. Understanding of perfect balance
Over the past years, Amit Panghal performed really well. He got positive results in some tight matches. In 2017, when the Indian boxer first broke into the senior team, he performed with good consistency and continuously winning medals for the country. Amit Panghal’s balance between power and his weight is really well.
2. Impressive Consistency
In 2017, he won a bronze medal in 49kg category at the Asian Championships. In the same year, he played quarter-final in debut World Championships. In 2018, he won a gold medal in Asian Games at Jakarta. In 2019, he won two medals (Gold medal in Asian Championships and Silver in World Boxing Championships).
A few days ago, Amit Panghal lost the final of World Championships 2019 against the reigning Olympic champion Zoirov. The Armyman (Amit Panghal) is now focusing on the Indian Boxing League which starts from October 20.
After the Indian Boxing League, Amit Panghal’s target is on the Asia-Oceania tournament in China which is to be held from 3-14 February 2020. Amit will look for the big win in this tournament so that he will qualify for the Olympics 2020.