Boxing: Bulgarian Krasteva wins women's flyweight gold

7/8/2021 9:18:00 AM

Boxing: Bulgarian Krasteva wins women's flyweight gold

Boxing: Bulgarian Krasteva wins women's flyweight gold

TOKYO: Stoyka Zhelyazkova Krasteva of Bulgaria beat Buse Naz Cakiroglu of Turkey to win the women\u0027s flyweight boxing gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday (Aug 7). Cakiroglu won silver, while Huang Hsiao-wen of Taiwan and Tsukimi Namiki of Japan both won bronze medals as losing semi-finalists.

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To continue, upgrade to a supported browser or, for the finest experience, download the mobile app. Upgraded but still having issues? . Yafai sent the 23-year-old Filipino to the canvas in the first round with a fierce left hook to the chin but Paalam recovered quickly and fought hard for what could have been the Philippines' first-ever Olympic boxing gold medal.