Prayag Chauhan, Aditya Maan in Junior Asian Boxing meet semis

Chauhan overpowered Nozimov Mumin of Tajikistan, Maan defeated Tsenquun Ganbold of Mongolia.

updated: April 16, 2013 18:34 IST
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Shymkent, Kazakhstan: Indian colts made a resounding start to their campaign at the ASBC Asian Confederation Junior Boxing Championships in Kazakhstan.

Of the five junior Indian pugilists who took to the ring at the central stadium on Monday, four advanced to the next stage in their respective weight categories.

Reigning sub-junior national champion Aditya Maan (66kg) and silver medal winner at the 28th sub-junior nationals Prayag Chauhan defeated their respective opponents to march into the semifinals of the championship. The win now assures both the boxers of at least a bronze.

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