World’s number one Indian boxer Amit panghal has been given the top seeding in the 52kg category. While Simranjit kaur was the only woman pugilist from the country to be at fourth rank seeding in Olympic Games which held on 23 July 2021. The seeding were revealed by the Olympics’ committee draws boxing task force, which is conducting the competition at the games. The draws will be released on 22 July 2021. Amit and Simranjit kaur both are the only Indian boxers to get seeding in the Olympic Games. Amit had won in Asian Games champion and a world championship with silver medal and Simranjit stood 3rd by getting bronze medals in world championship. Both will now compete in their maiden of Olympic Games. India will be representing nine boxers –five men and four women at the games.
Amit panghal and Simranjit kaur both made a proud moment for India in Olympic Games 2021.