- NET Web Desk
Keeping the hopes of a medal alive Indian pugilist Lovlina Borgohain has entered into the quarters of Women’s Welterweight in boxing at Tokyo Olympics.
She out-punched Nadine Apetz of Germany for the 64-69 category to move past the round of 16.
She is now only a win away from a confirmed podium finish in her debut Olympics.
Lovlina dominated her opponent throughout the bout giving the latter very few openings to score points.
She will now face Chen Nien-chin of Chinese Taipei who won against her opponent from Italy.
The quarterfinals are to be played on July 30 Friday.