Ankushita Boro Wins Gold at AIBA Women’s Youth World Boxing Championship in 64 kg category against Ekaterina Dynnik (Pic: Pratidin Times)

Ankushita Boro wins the final match securing Gold medals at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s Youth World Boxing Championships on Sunday.

The Pugilist played in the 64-kg category against Ekaterina Dynnik in Guwahati the deciding match.

Several people from her village came to witness, encourage and support her in the feat.

Ankushita Boro (left) against Turkey in Semifinal

Hailing from Thelamara near Tezpur, Assam, her father is a teacher who seldom gets paid for it. Her mother works in social welfare department and tries to make both ends meet with financial aid from her parents.

With this win Ankushita Boro has become an icon in the state and the whole country will now wish for massive achievements in times to come.

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