Teen boxer Zainub to train at IIS
"People think that punching and defence are the essential elements of boxing and they cannot be more wrong
Boxer Zainub Merchant of GD Somani Memorial School, who competed in the girls' U-13, 35kg category of the Sports for All Championship in Mumbai yesterday, will train at Inspire Institute of Sports (IIS) in Karnataka. American boxing coach Ronald Simms Jr picked her.
"People think that punching and defence are the essential elements of boxing and they cannot be more wrong. You have to listen and watch," said Simms Jr, praising Zainub for being a good listener.
This story has been sourced from a third party syndicated feed, agencies. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever
Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from Mid-day.comSubscribe
Facts about India Vs West Indies 1983 World Cup match