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Paris-bound boxer Preeti to spearhead Indian challenge

Paris-bound boxer Preeti to spearhead Indian challenge

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New Delhi: Paris Olympics-bound boxer Preeti Pawar will spearhead a 50-member Indian team at the Asian U22 & Youth Boxing Championship, starting on April 27 in Astana, Kazakhstan. The 20-year-old Asian Games bronze medallist, who has secured a Paris Olympic quota in the 54kg weight class, will have the company of former youth world champion Alfiya Pathan (81kg) in the U-22 category.

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