Rio Olympics 2016: Joshua Buatsi Wins Boxing Gains Bronze But Loses In Semi-Final

Joshua Buatsi Wins Boxing Gains Bronze
September 20, 2016

The 23-year-old Londoner lost on points in the semi-finals to Kazakhstan’s Adilbek Niyazymbetov, who picked him off the range displayed a classy performance. Defeated semi-finalists do not fight again and both receive bronze medals. Buatsi secured stoppages in his first two fights, and gave Algeria’s Abdelhafid Benchabla two standing counts in the quarter-finals. After that quarter-final victory, he revealed former five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr had told him he…

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The Fruit Of Patience Pays As Pusarla Sindhu Gives A Tight Fight To Reach The Finals In Rio Olympics

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September 20, 2016

After a long span of 6 years of perseverance and wait she was able to crack the semi finals in the Badminton zone of Rio Olympics. It was a tense first set of score line between the Chinese shuttler Wang Yihan, who was a silver medalist in the 2012 Olympics. Pusarla was able to set the first and second set of hits by a 22-20, 21-19 scoreline respectively. The 21…

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