SANJEET 91

Date of Birth: 16-10-1995
Place of Birth: Rohtak, Haryana
Stance: Southpaw
Debut: 2006

In the first ever WSB clash in Rohtak, while the Indian Tigers played their first home game against Kazakhstan, Sanjeet fought like a Tiger to give India the second win of the day in front of a packed stadium and home crowd. The win for this boxer was an emotional one as his parents and family were present while he beat the Kazakh in the last bout in the card against the Arlans who later won the match 3-2. The Rohtak boy shot to fame after defeating the world champion bronze medalist Kazakh boxer Sanjar Tursunov in the final of the India Open International Boxing Championship, held in New Delhi in 2018.

Achievements:

  • 2018: Senior Men’s National Boxing Championships, Pune: Gold
  • 2018: India Open International Boxing Championship, New Delhi: Gold
  • 2018: World Series of Boxing (WSB), Rohtak: 1 win
  • 2019: AIBA Men’s Boxing World Championship: Quarter-finals