Commonwealth Games 2014: Boxer Mandeep Jangra in Round of 16; Praveen Kumar Knocked Out

Mandeep Jangra beat Augusto Mathule of Mozambique 3-0 to reach last 16 in men's 69 kg category while Praveen Kumar was knocked out after losing 0-3 to Scottish boxer Ross Henderson in men's 91 kg category in round of 16.

updated: July 26, 2014 08:18 IST
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Glasgow: Indian boxer Mandeep Jangra proceeded to the men's 69 kg Round of 16 after beating Augusto Mathule of Mozambique 3-0 at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) here Friday. (CWG Day 2 Highlights | Medal Tally | Schedule)

However, Parveen Kumar was knocked out 0-3 of the men's 91 kg category in the Round of 16 by Scottish boxer Ross Henderson. (Abhinav Bindra bags Gold)

Coming back to Jangra's match, the Haryana boxer was supreme in all three rounds, winning a staggering 89 of the available 90 points in the bout.

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