If China's Zhihui Hou fails the doping test, India's Mirabai Chanu, who won the silver medal by lifting a total lift of 202 kilogram, will be awarded gold.
World No 1 Amit Panghal (52kg) alongside Lovlina Borgohain (69kg), Pooja Rani (75kg), Simranjit Kaur (60kg), Satish Kumar (91kg) are the five Indian pugilists who will start their quest for the medal in last-16 stage, BFI stated.
IFP Editorial: Manipur still remains the sports powerhouse of India which is exactly why PM Modi gifted the National Sports University to the state. Whether we are turning this opportunity into our advantage or are the NSU authorities doing justice to the gift is another question altogether.
Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha Manipur president Koijam Ramkrishna said that in the Tokyo Olympics the country will witness its largest ever contingent representing India.