Six-time world champion Mary Kom secured a place on India's boxing team for next year's Olympic qualification tournament with a comfortable victory over rival Nikhat Zareen in an eagerly-anticipated trial bout.
Six-time world champion Mary Kom will face Nikhat Zareen in a trial bout to decide India's flyweight representative in the women's event at the Asian boxing qualifier for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Mary Kom is at the centre of a row over India's selection for the Asian Olympic boxing qualifier for Tokyo 2020, after Nikhat Zareen demanded a trial bout against the six-time world champion.
Six-time world champion Mary Kom of India has criticised the result of her semi-final bout here at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Championships.
Mary Kom of India started her campaign for a seventh International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Championships title with a unanimous victory against Jutamas Jitpong of Thailand here.