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first_img First Published: 14th September, 2019 21:44 IST Suman Ray Written By WE RECOMMEND Session ID: 2020-09-09:cdaaa180a9caeed732b9bc5b Player Element ID: video_player_5f5859f480f89 OK Close Modal DialogBeginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen 11 months ago World Boxing Championship: Brijesh Yadav beats Polish opponent Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00Loaded: 0%Duration 0:00Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedSubtitlessubtitles settings, opens subtitles settings dialogsubtitles off, selectedAudio TrackQuality LevelsFullscreenThis is a modal window. This video is restricted from playing on your current domain Error Code: PLAYER_ERR_DOMAIN_RESTRICTED “Today’s bout was good and the opponent was a tough one. I have played him in Asian Championships before where I had defeated him 3-2. This time, my strategy was to score more and I was more aggressive right from the beginning, said India No 1 male boxer. “He further added, “my next opponent is from Turkey and he is a tall boxer. We will watch his videos and plan accordingly for the next bout.” WATCH US LIVE LIVE TV With this victory, Indian boxers continued their unbeaten run at the AIBA Men’s World Boxing Championships (WBC) this year. In the past four days, players from India,  Duryodhan Singh Negi (69kg), Manish Kaushik (63kg) and Brijesh Yadav (81kg) have all made a winning start to their respective campaigns. Negi had to work hard to achieve a 4-1 victory over Armenia’s Koryun Astoyan, whereas Kaushik notched up a convincing 5-0 win over Kyrgyzstan’s Argen Ullu Kadyrbek while Brijesh dominated Poland’s Maleusz Goinski 5-0.READ | World Boxing Championship: Brijesh Yadav beats Polish opponent89 Countries are contesting the tournamentOn Sunday, Asian Championships silver medallist Kavinder Singh Bisht (57kg) and Makran Cup silver medallist Sanjeet (91kg) will be competing in a challenge after receiving byes in the opening round.Panghal, Bisht and Ashish Kumar (75kg) have been seeded this time as a total of four Indian boxers got first-round byes at this elite championship where 488 athletes from 89 countries will be aiming for the medal.READ | Negi continues India’s winning streak at the World Boxing Championship center_img 1 year ago ‘Proud moment for Indian sports’: PM Narendra Modi leads wishes for record-breaking Mary Kom FOLLOW US Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) put up a dazzling display to sail into the pre-quarter-finals at the AIBA Men’s World Boxing Championships (WBC) in Ekaterinburg, Russia today.READ | WATCH: Varun Dhawan brushes up his boxing skills for ‘Street Dancer 3D’; Sooraj Pancholi, Jackky Bhagnani and others cheer for the actorSecond-seeded Panghal was immaculate in his first bout of the tournament and demolished China’s Taipei’s Tu Po-Wei. Panghal scored 5-0. He was later set up on a showdown with Turkey’s Batuhan Citfci.In a highly defensive first round, Panghal took time settling in but soon scored back with landing punches on his opponent. Both Amit Panghal and his competitor remained guarded in the first round and switched to a more pro-active and aggressive mode in the next round.READ | Here’s what Kiren Rijiju said to avoid boxing with Mary KomAmit Panghal seals the victory dealAmit Panghal evaded his opponent well before delivering his combination blows to rob the Taipei pugilist of his confidence. The Asian Championships gold medallist did not relent in the final round and ensured his opponent did not find a way back into the bout in a spectacular performance that sealed the victory deal for him. Last Updated: 14th September, 2019 22:36 IST Amit Panghal Sails Into Pre-quarters At World Boxing Championships Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) put up a dazzling display to sail into the pre-quarter-finals at the AIBA Men’s World Boxing Championships (WBC) 11 months ago Negi continues India’s winning streak at the World Boxing Championship COMMENT 11 months ago Manish Kaushik in AIBA Men’s WC 2nd round with thumping win in Russia 1 year ago After World Boxing Championship triumph, Mary Kom aims for gold at Olympics SUBSCRIBE TO USlast_img read more