Boxing: No weight class above Middleweight division included in latest Asian Games

first_imgAdvertisement AdvertisementFans will be massively disappointed as the number of weight classes in Boxing for the latest edition of Asian Games scheduled to take place in Jakarta, Indonesia has been dropped with weight classes Light Heavyweight, Heavyweight and Super Heavyweight being totally removed.This will be a major blow to India considering Satish Kumar managed to secure himself a Bronze in the last edition of the Asian Games.India has been doing phenomenally well in Boxing in the upper weight class as Satish Kumar managed to grab a hard fought Silver Medal and most importantly Sports fans will miss watching the Charismatic teenager from Haryana Naman Tanwar who managed to grab a lot of attention in Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast with his brave low guard fighting style which to many resembled Welsh Boxing Legend Sir Joe Calzaghe. He also managed to secure a Bronze medal and was dubbed by many as the next Indian Boxing Superstar.last_img

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