The Women World Boxing Championships is finished. 6-time World Champion Mary Kom returned home with a bronze award her eighth decoration at the Worlds to turn out to be just the principal player (both among people) to do as such. Mary Kom is currently focusing on decoration at the Tokyo Olympics to complete her praised vocation with the most pined for the award in the game.
Nonetheless, preceding the World Championships and ahead of the pack up to the Tokyo Games, an issue that has stayed steady is Nikhat Zareen’s interest for a preliminary session against Mary Kom for a billet in 51kg, the Olympic weight division.
Requesting the equivalent, Nikhat Zareen likewise composed a letter to the Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju after the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) indicated that there would no preliminary among her and Mary Kom in the 51kg classification for taking an interest in the Tokyo Olympic qualifiers in Wuhan from February 3 to 14.
Kiren Rijiju, notwithstanding, said priests ought not to engage in an issue that is in hands of the BFI.
Remarking on the debate, Mary Kom likewise said the Boxing Federation is the correct body to choose who they need to send to the Olympics and she will comply with the BFI’s choice.
“I don’t have the foggiest idea why she (Nikhat) is getting my name into this over and over. I don’t have the foggiest idea of what is her advantage or in the event that she needs notoriety. I would prefer not to talk on that,” Mary Kom told correspondents uninvolved of a felicitation service for the universes medallists.
“Let BFI choose who they need to send to the Olympics 2020. Give them a chance to choose who will return with the decoration. It isn’t so much that I have ever disclosed to BFI that I need to avoid the preliminaries or I need to be chosen for the Olympics. I never mentioned it.
“BFI president Ajay Singh is the opportune individual to choose it. I reserve no privilege to state whether it is correct or wrong. On the off chance that BFI needs me to get into the preliminary, I am fine with it. For what reason would I be frightened of battling her?
The issue turned additionally convoluted after India’s just individual Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra supported Nikhat Zareen, saying, in sports yesterday never tallies.
“While I have all the regard for Marykom, the Fact is, a competitor’s life is an offering of confirmation. Confirmation that we can be on a par with yesterday. Superior to yesterday. Superior to anything tomorrow’s man/lady. In sport, yesterday NEVER checks,” Bindra composed on his twitter handle,” Bindra tweeted on Friday.
Be that as it may, Mary Kom said the star India shooter ought to engage in boxing as he is not knowledgeable about the standards of the game.
“This isn’t his business to include in boxing. He knows nothing about boxing. I don’t discuss the shooting. He doesn’t think about the principles and furthermore the point frameworks,” Mary Kom said.