Mary Kom climbs to 51 kg weight category for the first time in preparation for Olympics
In the 60kg final, Sarita Devi won gold by defeating Simranjeet Kaur
Guwahati. MC Mary Kom won gold for the second consecutive year at the India Open. Six-time world champion Mary Kom defeated Vanlal Dutti 5-0 in the 51-kg weight category final. For the first time, Mary Kom landed in the 51 kg weight category for preparations for the Olympics.
At the same time, in the 48-kg final, the pair of Filipinos Josie Gabuko defeated Monica. In the 60kg final, Sarita Devi won the gold by Simranjeet Kaur. In the men's 52kg final, Amit Pangal won gold by defeating Sachin In the 49kg final, India's Deepak defeated Govind Kumar of his own country. Rohit got silver in the 64 kg category.