Lovlina Borgohain puts Baromukhia on India’s Olympics map

Lovlina Borgohain puts Baromukhia on India’s Olympics map

Newsdesk |
July 30, 2021

In February this year, 23-year-old boxer Lovlina Borgohain made a two-day trip to her village Baromukhia in Golaghat district in Assam from Army Sports Institute, Pune, where she was training.

New Delhi, 30 July 2021

As per news report of The Indian Express, Lovlina Borgohain’s  mother Mamoni Borgohain suffering from kidney failure and undergoing an operation in Kolkata, the Indian boxer made sure she was by her mother’s side in tough times. She has not been home since, and now, she can carry an Olympic medal home. A 4-1 split decision over Chinese Taipei’s Nein-Chin Chen assures herself of at least a bronze medal in the 69kg category, making her only the third Indian boxer to win a medal at the Olympics.

Source -indianexpress.com


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