Today is the 7th day of the Tokyo Olympics, which began on 23 July. Let us tell you that today India was expecting a medal from Indian female boxer MC Mary Kom, but this dream of India could not be fulfilled. Female boxer MC Mary Kom has been ruled out of the Tokyo Olympics. In the pre-quarterfinals, she lost 2-3 to Boxer of Colombia.
Mary Kom’s journey in Tokyo Olympics ends
In this match of the 51 kg category, Valencia played a brilliant game by defeating 6-time world champion Mary Kom 2-3. Valencia won the third and final round, ending Mary Kom’s journey in the Tokyo Olympics.
During this, a heart-touching moment of Mary Kom was seen. When the referee raised Valencia’s hand at the end of the match, Mary Kom had tears in her eyes and a smile on her face.
Let us tell you that Mary Kom was a big contender for India’s medal but this experienced boxer could only get one win in Tokyo and she lost in the second match.
Meanwhile, the surprising thing is that Mary Kom was wearing a flat blue boxing jersey in which India’s name was not printed. However, the reason for this has not been revealed yet.
Let us tell you that Mary Kom won the bronze medal in the 2012 London Olympics.
For information, let us tell you that Mary Kom has been the flag bearer of India in the Tokyo Olympics.
Mary Kom was the contender for victory in this match but…
Talking about the game, in the first round of the Tokyo Olympics, Miguela Hernandez of the Dominican Republic was defeated by Mary Kom 4-1, while Valencia, on the other hand, got a bye in the first round, between which Mary Kom was considered a contender for victory in this match. Was going because their ranking was much better than Valencia.
Not only this, Mary Kom is the world’s number 7 boxer, while Valencia’s ranking is 11, let us tell you that earlier these two players had competed in the quarter-finals of the World Championship in 2019. Mary Kom won that match 5-0 in a one-sided fashion, but this time Valencia beat Mary Kom 3-2, ending her journey from the Tokyo Olympics.