MC Mary Kom hits out Olympic medallist Abhinav Bindra over his tweet

first_imgShe also said that Bindra is an Olympic gold medallist but she too, has won multiple golds at World Championships. “I know a lot about boxing but not much about shooting which is why I would not comment on shooting. Similarly, Bindra does not know anything about boxing and hence, he should stay out of it. This is not his business, to involve in boxing, to interfere,” she added. READ | Nikhat Zareen Writes To Sports Min Kiren Rijiju, Demands ‘fair Trial’While speaking to Republic TV, Mary Kom also said that she had won eight World Championship medals, including six golds and that she was shocked by all of this. When queried about Nikhat Zareen’s challenge for a fair trial, she said, “Who is she?  Let the Boxing Federation of India decide whom they want. How can she cry like this? She cannot lobby to get a place in the Indian team. This is not done.”READ | Mary Kom Leads India’s Quadruple Challenge In World Championship SemisNikhat’s letter to Sports MinisterIn the letter addressed to the Sports Minister, Zareen gave a brief background of her victories in the past and then alleged that on August 6 and 7 when she arrived in Delhi for the World Championship selections, the selections were cancelled and Mary Kom was sent. In her letter, she also said, “After this decision, the BFI announced that gold and silver medallist will be exempt from the Olympic trials. Today, I have reliably been informed that the rule is now being changed again to accommodate my senior, Mary Kom as the candidate without a trial.”READ | Manju Rani Rewrites History With A Silver On World Championship DebutREAD | “Who Is She?” Mary Kom Lashes Out At Challenger Nikhat Zareen 10 months ago “Its high-time the rules in boxing changed”: MC Mary Kom First Published: 19th October, 2019 22:05 IST 10 months ago “Cheating against Mary Kom; Conspiracy against India”: Sushil Kumar “They have got together to conspire against me”: Mary KomMary Kom, who recently bagged the bronze medal at the World Championships, said that she had immense respect for the champion shooter but it’s better if he stayed in his sports only. “I agree that Abhinav Bindra is a great shooter. But my message to him will be to stay within his sports only and not interfere in other sports. I know exactly what is the link. Its the JSW link. They have now got together to conspire against me,” she alleged. FOLLOW US Jitesh Vachhatani 10 months ago Mary Kom forced to “settle” for bronze, Manju Rani reaches WC final SUBSCRIBE TO US Last Updated: 19th October, 2019 22:05 IST MC Mary Kom Hits Out Olympic Medallist Abhinav Bindra Over His Tweet Mary Kom on Saturday responded to Abhinav Bindra’s tweet by saying that boxing was not his business to interfere and that it is better for him to stay quiet LIVE TV WE RECOMMEND 10 months ago Exclusive: Nikhat Zareen replies to Mary Kom’s “Who is She” remark Celebrated Indian boxer MC Mary Kom on Saturday responded to Olympic medallist Abhinav Bindra’s tweet by saying that boxing was not Bindra’s business to interfere in and that it is better for him to stay quiet on boxing. This comes after Nikhat Zareen had written to Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju demanding a fair trial for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after which Bindra had re-tweeted Zareen’s tweet and said that, “an athlete’s life is offering of proof.” Zareen, in her letter to the Sports Minister, also alleged that the selection for World Championships was anonymously cancelled and Mary Kom was sent without any selection.  Written By 10 months ago “Mary Kom is destined to win Tokyo Olympic gold”: Akhil Kumar WATCH US LIVE COMMENTlast_img read more

England set for more penalty shootout heartache at Euro 2016? Coral DD

first_imgCoral’s Simon Clare joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round up the latest sporting odds.England begin their Euro 2016 campaign against Russia on Saturday and are 19/20 to kick off the Group B opener with a win.The Three Lions, meanwhile, are 6/1 to be knocked out at the group stage, while they are 4/1 to crash out of the tournament on penalties.Coral is the official betting partner of the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfastlast_img