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CWG 2022: India Boxing Schedule Day 1: After the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony on July 28, all eyes will be on…

CWG 2022: India Boxing Schedule Day 1: After the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games on July 28, all eyes will be on the athletes for the next nine days. Among the Indians in action on Friday, July 29, Indian boxers Shiv Thapa and Sumit Kundu will feature in the Round of 32 clash in the men’s 63.5kg and 75kg categories respectively. Follow CWG live updates with InsideSport.IN

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Apart from the two boxers, Rohit Tokas and Ashish Chowdhury are scheduled to appear side by side on Friday in 67 and 75 kg respectively.

CWG 2022, India Boxing Schedule Day 1: Shiv Thapa, Sumit Kundu and others in action at Commonwealth Games on Friday
CWG 2022, India Boxing Schedule Day 1: Shiv Thapa, Sumit Kundu and others in action at Commonwealth Games on Friday

Of all the male boxers in action in Birmingham, Thapa will be keen to deliver gold at the Commonwealth Games. The 2015 world bronze medalist did not attend the Olympics, and that should serve as a motivation to help him do well throughout the Games in Birmingham.

As boxing bouts are knockout rounds, it is imperative for all boxers to give their best in all matches. A small mistake here could mean an early exit from the competition with heartbreak.

Other boxers including Sumit Kundu, Rohit Tokas and Ashish Chaudhary will be aware of their first fight. The competition is going to be tougher in the later rounds. Even for that, these boxers have to win their first round matches.

Which Indian boxers will be in action on Friday, July 29?

Shiv Thapa, Sumit Kundu, Rohit Tokas and Ashish Chowdhury will begin their campaign on Friday.

When will the boxing action begin?

It will start at 9 PM IST

Where will the bouts be held?

The venue is the National Exhibition Center in Solihull

How bouts can be seen live?

Sony Sports Network and SonyLive will telecast all the action on TV and Digital respectively.

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