Minakshi toiled arduous however misplaced the gold medal bout to Kinoshita Rinka of Japan through 1-4 cut up verdict.
Minakshi was gradual to begin with, with the second seed Japanese taking full benefit of the Indian’s sluggishness as 4 out of the 5 judges voted in her favour.
Within the second spherical as effectively, Minakshi appeared misplaced. She was unable to land clear punches and resorted to clenching whereas the Japanese pugilist performed extra precisely and defended effectively.
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It was successfully the second spherical that price Minakshi the tie as she made a surprising restoration within the ultimate three minutes through the use of a mixture of punches to take the spherical 4-1, but it surely was too late because the judges dominated in Rinka’s favour.
Later within the day, Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist Lovlina Borgohain (75kg), world championships bronze medallist Parveen (63kg), Alfiya Pathan (81+kg) and Saweety (81kg) will combat for gold.