After Vishwanath Suresh opened India’s marketing campaign with a formidable win earlier within the day, Deepak (75kg) got here out all weapons blazing and took simply over a minute to beat his Albanian opponent Useid Nika with the Referee Stops Contest verdict.
Vanshaj, alternatively, additionally started in comparable vogue and seemed in full management in opposition to Uzbekistan’s Boltaev Shavkatjon within the 63.5kg opening spherical match.
His dominating show all through the competition made all 5 judges vote in his favour as he registered a convincing 5-0 win.
Haryana boys Vanshaj and Deepak had clinched gold and bronze medals respectively within the ASBC Asian Youth Boxing Championships, held in Jordan earlier this 12 months.
5 Indians, together with two males, will start their problem on the second day of the celebrated championships.
Whereas Lashu Yadav (70kg) and Pranjal Yadav (81kg) will play their round-of-16 matches in opposition to Poland’s Marta Czerwinska and Uzbekistan’s Oltinoy Sotimboeva respectively, Preeti Dahiya (57kg) will tackle Colombia’s Claudia Daniela within the Spherical-of-32.
Within the males’s part, Ashish will face Iran’s Nima Bayati in round-of-32 whereas Harsh shall be up in opposition to Hungary’s Levente Olah within the 60kg Spherical-of-64.
Indian boxers produced a historic present within the final version of the championships once they bagged 11 medals, together with eight gold.
This 12 months’s 25-member contingent consists of 13 males and 12 girls pugilists.