Tokyo Olympics Boxing: Lovlina Borgohain defeats Nadine Apetz to qualify for quarterfinals in Women’s Welterweight

Tokyo Olympics Indian Boxing – Lovlina Borgohain enters Quarterfinals:India has finally something cheer from the Boxing ring of Tokyo Olympics. After 3 Indian male boxers were ousted in the 1st round, India’s Lovlina Borgohain has defeated Nadine Apetz 3-2 in the Women’s welterweight preliminaries round of 16. Borgohain has become 2nd female boxer after MC Marykom to win 1st battle at Olympics this time – Follow all Tokyo Olympics LIVE Updates on InsideSport.co

Tokyo Olympics Indian Boxing – Lovlina Borgohain enters Quarterfinals:The Indian pugilist took Round 1, 3-2, and this created pressure on her German opponent. Lovlina maintained her charge in Round 2, and she unleashed further punches, throwing Apetz off her guard. The 23-year-old did not relent, and in the end, she won the match, progressing to the quarterfinals and will face Chinese Taipei’s Nien-Chin Chen.

Tokyo Olympics Boxing: Lovlina Borgohain defeats Nadine Apetz to qualify for quarterfinals in Women’s Welterweight

Tokyo Olympics Indian Boxing: Lovlina Borgohain enters Quarterfinals: Boxer Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) stormed into the quarter-finals of the women’s welterweight (69-75kg) category in the Tokyo Olympics after defeating Nadine Apetz of Germany in the Round of 16 here at the Kokugikan arena. Borgohain defeated Apetz 3-2 on Tuesday.

On Sunday, Mary Kom had stormed into the Round of 16 of women’s flyweight (48-51 kg) category after defeating Miguelina Garcia of the Dominican Republic in the round of 32. Mary Kom defeated Miguelina 4-1.

On Saturday, 29-year-old Vikas Krishnan lost his round of 32 match in the men’s welterweight boxing event and bowed out of the mega event.

Lovlina Borgohain vs Nadine Apetz Statistics
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Red Blue Red Blue Red Blue Red Blue
Judge 1 9 10 10 9 10 9 29 28
Judge 2 10 9 9 10 9 10 28 29
Judge 3 9 10 9 10 9 10 27 30
Judge 4 9 10 9 10 9 10 27 30
Judge 5 10 9 10 9 10 9 30 27
Warning (Deducted Points)
Result 2 3

 

The German boxer tried her best to attack the Indian in the final round but Lovlina resisted strongly. Another split decision that goes in Lovlina’s favor. Lovlina wins 3-2 against Nadine and enters the quarter-finals.

@11:07 AM: Round 2

Lovlina continues to keep her guard down, continuing to be aggressive. The 2nd round has been a lot more even in comparison to the first, with Nadine trying to be more attacking. Split decision again in the Indian’s favor.

@11:00 AM: Round 1

The first round of bout between India’s Lovlina and Germany’s Nadine has ended in a dominant win for India. The beginning was intense and 3 judges weighed the Indian as the more dominant in the round. India lead 1-0

Earlier on Monday, Boxer Ashish Kumar (75kg) bowed out of the men’s middleweight (69-75kg) category event in the Tokyo Olympics after losing to China’s Tuoheta Erbieke in the round of 32. On Saturday, 29-year-old Vikas Krishnan lost his round of 32 match in the men’s welterweight boxing event here in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics and as a result, he bowed out of the mega event.

However, Mary Kom on Sunday had stormed into the Round of 16 of women’s flyweight (48-51 kg) category after defeating Miguelina Garcia of the Dominican Republic in the round of 32. Mary Kom defeated Miguelina 4-1.

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When to watch Borgohain Lovlina vs Nadine Apetz?

10.57 AM

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Kokugikan Arena

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(with ANI inputs)

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