Rizvi overall champs

Packing a great punch, Rizvi College, as expectedly, won the overall men's championship for the second time in the University of Mumbai's Inter-Collegiate Boxing Tournament (men and women), sponsored and organized by Rizvi College for Arts, Science and Commerce, at their Carter Road premises on Sunday night.

Rizvi, who had won the title last year, had more cause for celebration when Faiyaz Khan was named the most promising boxer of the tournament.

Wilson College too, made their presence felt in the four-day tournament with three boxers winning gold and Sayed Shakeel bagging the best boxer of the tournament award.

Abhishek Yadav won the hearts of the large gathering. The Thakur College boxer was gracious in his defeat to the home favourite Faiyaz Khan for which the judges awarded him the best loser trophy.

Mansi Sakpal (Jhunjhunwala) was adjudged the best boxer in the women's section and Priyanka Mhatre (Vartak) took home the most promising boxer trophy.

Results (finals): Men 48kg: Yogesh Patel (Bhavans) bt Shaikh Mohammed (MMK). 51kg: Krishna Kamble (Rizvi) bt Swapnil Patil (Vartak). 54kg: Faiyaz Khan (Rizvi) bt Abhishek Yadav (Thakur). 57kg: Shadab Siddiqui (Rizvi) bt Mayank Nishad (Thakur). 60kg: Syed Shakeel (Wilson) bt Devendra Yadav (Thakur). 64kg: Sachin Patil (Mumbai Univ) bt Mayur Helia (Wilson). 69kg: Soumil Nayak (HR) bt Mitesh Gowda (Tolani). 75kg: Rohit Dere (Wilson) bt Shreyas Chourasiya (Tolani). 81kg: Sarvesh Sawant (Thakur) bt Nikhil Thomas (Tolani). 91kg: Samrat Ingle (Govt Law) bt Anish Paul Pereira (Tolani). 91+kg: Shashi Bhushan (Tolani) bt Qureshi Faizal (Hinduja). Women: U-46kg: Grishma Yeram (ST GG) bt Khushboo Jain (Tolani). 46-50kg: Rashmi Tumbade (St GG) bt Swapnali Patil (Vartak). 50-52kg: Priyanka Mhatre (Vartak) bt Bharti Paygavkar (St GG). 52-54kg: Acharya Priti (PD Lions) bt Muktabai Karad (PIIT). 54-60kg: Mansi Sakpal (RJ) bt Suvidha Kadhav (KMC). 60-66kg: Poonam Ghadge (Siddharth) bt Kalyani Shinde (CKT). 70-80kg: Poornima Dadarkar (Wilson) bt Pinky Yadav (Thakur).

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