Maratha, Delhi and Haryana register wins

Tuesday 18th July, 2017

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Maratha, Delhi and Haryana register wins
2ND WEEK OF SUPER BOXING LEAGUE
? Maratha Yoddhas beat Mumbai Assassins 10-9 in. Group B encounter
? Delhi Gladiators thrash UP Terminators 19-0 in their 2nd Group A match
? Haryana Warriors beat OPM Punjab Sultans 15-6 to register first win in Group A
NEW DELHI | Agencies
Another action packed weekend in the Super Boxing League saw Maratha Yoddhas make a terrific comeback to register a win in their first match of the campaign as they beat Mumbai Assassins with a margin of 10-9 in Group B. Delhi Gladiators also impressed again as they won second consecutive match of Super Boxing League to beat the struggling UP Terminators 19-0 in Group A. The other match in Group A saw Haryana Warriors open their account as they won against OPM Punjab Sultans 15-6.
The first match of the weekend was between Deepak Tanwgr- led Maratha Yoddhas and Ram Singh-led Mumbai Assassins in Group B. It was the Mumbai Assassins who started the match strongly as they won the first three bouts of the night through Asif Asad Khan, Pawan Goyat and Manjit Kolekar to establish a 9-0 lead. However, the Maratha Yoddhas made a stunning comeback through captain Deepak Tanwar, Vivek Jangra and Sandeep Chhikara to beat Mumbai Assassins 10-9 on the night.
Delhi Gladiators took on UP Terminators in Group A on Saturday night where it was the former who won the match in a convincing man-
ner as they won all the six bouts in the match. Gladiators were given an early 3-0 lead by Rakesh Lohchab as he beat Terminators' Ashish Kumar in the Feather Weight category. The trend of Delhi Gladiators winning their bouts continued as Shivani Dahiya, captain Pawan Maan, Gaganpreeet Sharma and Deepak Malik, won their respective matches to give the Gladiators a 19-0 win on the night and their second win of SBL. In another Group A encounter, The Haryana
Warriors started the match strongly to take a 12-0 lead after three bouts as Sandeep Bhagri beat Sultans' Amandeep Singh in Feather Weight category. Warriors' Parmod Kumar beat Sultans' Nikhil Bhatt by Knock Out in Welter Weight category and 19-year-old Anita Kumari beat Sultans' Saroj Bugalia in the Super Fly category. However; the Sultans did manage to win two bouts on the night through Sagar Narwat and Sumit Rangi but it wasn't enough for them as they trailed by 15 points.