Gaurav Solanki Settles for Boxing Silver in Commonwealth Youth Games

Updated: 10 September 2015 16:06 IST

Indian Boxer Gaurav Solanki settles for silver in the commonwealth youth games.

Gaurav Solanki Settles for Boxing Silver in Commonwealth Youth Games
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Samoa:

Indian boxer Gaurav Solanki (52kg) lost to Australian Jack Bowen in the summit clash to settle for a silver medal in the Commonwealth Youth Games.

Solanki lost 0-3 to Bowen to end up in the second place -- the best performance by an Indian boxer at the event this time.

Earlier, Leichombam Bhimchand Singh (49kg) and Prayag Chauhan (64kg) had settled for bronze medals after losing in the semifinal.

India thus finished their boxing campaign with three medals.

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