Kavinder Singh Bisht grabs gold medal in GeeBee boxing tournament


Kavinder Singh Bisht has grasped the gold medal in the 56kg category after defeating his Indian counterpart Mohammed Hussamuddin in the finals.

Bisht defeated 2018 Commonwealth Games bronze medalist Hussamuddin 5-0 in a thrilling all-Indian final.

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The Uttarakhand boxer gave a remarkable performance overcoming a cut had above his right eye to achieve his maiden international gold in the bantamweight category.

Hushammuddin had to settle for the silver medal, along with him Shiva Thapa and Govind Kumar sahani and Dinesh Dagar also win silver medals in 49kg, 60g, and 69kg respectively.