Guwahati: Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain will be competing today against the reigning world champion Buzenaz Sumeneli of Turkey in the semis. Family members, fans, and well-wishers are praying for her victory at the sporting event.
Before Lovlina, Vijender Singh and MC Mary Kom have won bronze at the Olympics. The 23-year-old pugilist from Assam is pitching to create history to become the first-ever boxer to reach the finals of the Olympics.
Lovlina’s father Tiken Borgohain is positive that his daughter will bring glory to the nation.
The State Assembly will keep its functioning adjourned for thirty minutes between 11 am to 11:30 am today.
Earlier on July 30, Pugilist from Assam won her quarter-finals of women’s boxing at the 69 kg weight category beating Chinese Taipei World Champion Chen Nien-chin by 4-1.