Bholanagar (First Lancer) and AOC (Secunderabad) won the team titles in the juniors and seniors categories respectively in the ‘Mohammad Ali-the Greatest' one-day boxing championship, organised by Sports Coaching Foundation (Masab Tank), at its premises here on Thursday.
Gymkhana Boxing Club was the runner-up in the juniors' category, while Bihar Regiment won in the seniors section. Arjuna Awardee and eight-time National champion Dennis Swamy gave away the prizes.
Final placings (all from Bholanagar otherwise mentioned): Juniors: 30-32kg: 1. Thouseef; 2. Mohd Shadan. 34-36kg: 1. Abdul Muqeet; 2. Mohd. Osman; 3. M. Mujahed. 36-38kg: 1. M. Ismail; 2. Syed Azmatullah. 40-42kg: 1. Shaik Asaduddin; 2. M. Ameer. 44-46kg: 1. Syed Ameer; 2. Mohd. Salman; 3. Mohd. Imtiaz. 50-52kg: 1. Mirza Saifullah Baig; 2. B. Naresh; 3. Narender Rao. 56-58kg: 1. S. Sai; 2. Shaik Sood. 58-60kg: 1. G. Naresh (LBS); 2. Sai Arjun. 60-62kg: 1. P. Narender (Gymkhana); 2. A. Charan Reddy (LBS).
Seniors: 56-60kg: 1. Mokul Kumar (Bih); 2. G. Niranjan (Gymkhana); 3. Shiva Kumar (LBS). 65-69kg: 1. Manjeet (AOC); 2. B. Viji (AOC); 3. P.K. Jha (Bih). 49kg: 1. Lalwamjullah (AOC); 2. Syed Hyder Ali. 49-52kg: 1. Janmaj Kumar (Bih); 2. Kishan Kumar (Bih). 52-56kg: 1. R.K. Malik (Bih); 2. Nilakantha (Bir); 3. Milan (Bih). 60-65kg: 1. Harish (AOC); 2. Tapan Kumar (Bih); 3. Prakash Sain (Bih). 69-75kg: 1. Syed Saori Ali (Jangammet); 2. A. Akhil Kumar Reddy.
Heavy-weight: 1. Rajesh; 2. Srikanth. Super heavy-weight: 1. Manoj Kumar (AOC); 2. B. Rahul (N. Nagar).
Sravan nets winner
Trimulgherry scored a solitary goal win over JJ Nagar in the semifinals of the inaugural Satyanarayana memorial football tournament (under-18), organised by the Shastri Soccer Club, at the Trimulgherry Village ground here.
The match-winner came through Sravan Reddy in the 10th minute.