July 13-25, 2017: Exposure trip for Elite Men in France and later participated in Grand Prix Boxing Tournament in Czech Republic.
Indian men’s pugilists were sent to an exposure trip in France following which they took part in the Grand Prix Boxing Tournament at Usti-nad-Labem, Czech Republic where they dominated with a rich haul of 8 medals – five gold, two silver and one bronze medal.
The tournament saw Shiva Thapa (60 kg), Amit Phangal (52 kg), Manoj Kumar (69 kg), Satish Kumar (+91 kg) and Gaurav Bidhuri (56kg) claim gold medals. Manish Panwar (81 kg) and Kavinder Bisht (52 kg) bagged silver medals while Sumit Sangwan (91 kg) claimed the solitary bronze. This was a fine show by the Indian men ahead of the World Championships and gave them a much-needed boost of confidence.
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- Join the training in Fontainebleau, France from 13th -25th July,2017.
- Grand Prix Boxing Tournament at Usti-nad-Labem, Czech Republic from 25th -30th July,2017.
|S.No||Name of the Boxer||State/Units||Weight category|
|2||Kavinder Singh Bisht||52kgs|
|3||Gaurav Bidhuri||56 kgs|
|8||Sumit Sangwan||91 kgs|
|9||Satish Kumar||Plus 91 kgs|
|Team Coaches & Doctor|
|10||Swatantar Raj Singh||Coach|
|12||Dharmendra Singh Yadav||Coach|
|13||Kuttappa Chenanda Achaiah||Coach|
|15||Santiago Daniel Nieva||Foreign Coach|
|16||Ashish Bhardwaj||Video Anlayst|