Trending News

Who is Amit Panghal? – All you need to know about the world no. 1 boxer in 52kg category

He is the only Indian male boxer to win the World Boxing Championships silver medal in 2019.

Tanishq Sharma Author

Updated - 3 August 2022 4:44 pm

Amit Panghal

Indian boxer Amit Panghal is one of the top prospects to win medal for the Indian contingent in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022. Currently, the 5’2 tall Indian boxer is the world No. 1 in International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) 52kg category.

Amit, 26, started his boxing career in Rohtak, Haryana after being inspired by his elder brother Ajay Panghal. He is the only Indian male boxer to win the World Boxing Championships silver medal in 2019 and won a gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games.

Here’s all you need to know about the Indian boxer:

Name: Amit Panghal

Age: 26

Date of Birth: October 16, 1995

Hails From: Mayna, Rohtak, Haryana

Teams: Indian men’s boxing team

Role: 52 kg boxer

Amit Panghal Achievements: Amit Panghal has won many medals for India at the international level:

  • Bronze in 2017 Asian Amateur Boxing Championships in Tashkent
  • Golds in 2018, and 2019 Strandzha Cup in Sofia
  • Silver at the 2018 Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast
  • Gold at Asian Boxing Championship 2019
  • Silver at the 2019 AIBA World Boxing Championships
  • Bronze in Governor’s cup 2021 at St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Silver at the 2021 Asian Amateur Boxing Championships in Dubai
  • Silver medal at the Thailand Open 2022

HAVE A GREAT DAY WITH TOP STORIES IN THE WORLD OF SPORTS

Join our Family Today!
Prev Next Story