Nikhat Had Challenged World Champion Mary Kom A Few Days Back And On Saturday He Responded With A 9–1 Win. Mary Kom Beats Nikhat Zareen.
Six-time world champion and Olympic silver medalist MC Mary Kom has given a befitting reply by defeating challenger Nikhat Zarine by a big margin in the trial. Nikhat had challenged World Champion Mary Kom’s a few days back and on Saturday he responded with a 9–1 win.
There was a lot of talk before this match to be played at Indra Gandhi Stadium in Delhi. Nikhat, who challenged Mary Kom’s, claimed that she could beat the Olympic medalist. Nikhat challenged Mary Kom’s claim of the Tokyo Olympic 2020 qualifier in the 51 kg weight category.
Mary not only stopped speaking to Nikhat by winning this match by a margin of 9-1. But also made sure that in this weight category she would represent India in the qualifier. Qualifier matches for the Olympics 2020 are in China. It will hold in Wuhan from 2 February to 14 February.
Nikhat had challenged Mary Kom and said that she would give a chance to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics. On 17 October, he wrote a letter to the Sports Ministry about this. The Indian Boxing Federation had requested a trial match with Mary Kom’s. Players who win gold and silver medals in the World Championship get direct entry.
Mary Kom won a bronze medal at the World Women’s Boxing Championships played in Russia in October this year. Nikhat, who plays in the 51 kg village weight category, challenged Mary and demanded a match. He said that this match should also telecast live.