Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal
In the Second Youth National Boxing Championship held from 22nd to 30th March 2018 in Rohtak (Haryana), the player of the MP State Boxing Academy, Divya Pawar won a gold medal to raise the prestige of Madhya Pradesh.
Divya thrashed Rajbala of Chhattisgarh in the 54 kg weight category of the championship to win the medal.
In the previous matches, Divya defeated Delhi’s Smita in the pre-quarterfinal, Sana Thoihenam of Manipur in the quarterfinal and Haryana’s Shivani in the semi-final.
Appreciating her performance, the Minister of Sports and Youth Welfare of the state, Hon. Yashodhara Raje Scindia has congratulated Divya on this feat. It is noteworthy that Divya is training under Madhya Pradesh Boxing Academy’s Chief Coach Mr. Roshanlal and Assistant Coach Ms. Neha Kashyap in the academy.