Press Esc to close
Tuesday 21 October 2014
News updated at 5:14 PM IST
Weather
Max: 25.4°C
Min : 20.2°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

Bitter day for boxer Sanjay

Bangalore, July 27. DHNS :

Belgaum pugilist knocked unconscious, hospitalised

Belgaum’s Sanjay Gawade gave some anxious moments to his team-mates at the State boxing championships on Friday as he lost consciousness following the semifinal bout in the men’s light welterweight category, bringing to light the lack of proper medical facilities at the venue.

Sanjay, fighting Vishnu of BBC in the semifinal, was knocked down in the first round itself, forcing the referee to stop the contest. After a few minutes, he fell unconscious, causing panic among his team-mates. He was treated by a doctor at the venue but there was no ambulance in place and finally, the boxer was taken to the nearby Mallya hospital in a car.

Sanjay regained consciousness later but the doctors advised further tests. Later, he was moved to the Command Hospital, where he is recovering.  “He is alright now but is under observation,” said Karnataka Boxing Association secretary Martin Rajendran. “We had a doctor at the venue. We didn’t have an ambulance but we shifted him quickly to the hospital,” he said.


Results: Men: Lightweight: Semifinals: Vincent Paul (SAK) bt Rakesh (RBC).
Quarterfinals: Rakesh (RBC) bt Samsan (KARBC); Vincent Paul (SAK) bt Kaleem Khan E (Green); Dinakaran (BBC) bt Vikram Singh (Hosanna); Shanmugam (MEG) bt Vasanth (RWF).

Light Welterweight: Semifinals: Vishnu (BBC) bt Sanjay (Belgaum); Moorthy (MEG) bt Pupindar (IAF); Quarterfinals: Sanjay (Belgaum) bt Karthik (YS); Vishnu (BBC) bt Sumanth Karmakar (YS); Pupinder (IAF) bt Muthu Pandi (RBC); Moorthy (MEG) bt Nandan (SAK).

Welterweight: Semifinals: Vinith Kalyan (RWF) bt Amin (RBC); Romeo (SAK) bt Md Ali (BBC).

Light heavyweight: Semifinals: Sanjeev Kumar (IAF) bt Vijay Bharath (SAK); Robin Peter (IBC) bt Mark Stephan (EBC).

Heavyweight: Semifinals: Irfan (RBC) bt Rahul (SAK); Naveen Pujari (MEG) w/o Karthikeyan.

Super Heavyweight: Semifinals: Vijay Kumar bt Naveen Kumar.

Juniors: Bantamweight: Karthik (MEG) bt Divyadarshan (EW); Pradeep (YS) bt Kiran Kumar (SAK).

Lightweight: Sanjay (EW) bt Dedan (RBC).

Light Welterweight: BC Thamang (RBC) bt Clinton (SAK); Eswar (MEG BSC) bt Virendra.

Welterweight: Omkardass (MEG BSC) bt Kishor Kumar (IBC).

Sub-Juniors: Roopesh (Kodagu) bt Preekundu (RMS); KR Ponnappa (Kodagu) bt Dinesh (KRBC); KA Subbaiah bt DK Chettan (Kodagu); Niroop (RBC) bt Arun Kumar (Kodagu); Bridhar (Kodagu) bt CM Nachappa (Kodagu); Vinay Kumar (MEG BSC) bt Narendra (Kodagu); Rajasimmaha (Balaji) bt Nitish (EW); Monu (Balaji) bt MD Saib (EW); Sabari (MEG BSC) bt Awsoor Rattur (RMS); Vimal Venkatesh (RBC) bt Abhishek Singh (RMS); Devarmai (MEG BSC) bt Ajit Kumar (Kodagu); Manjunath bt Devaraj (KRBC) Jorower (MEG BSC) bt Devendar Singh (EW); Sahil (MEG BSC) bt Maria Richard (EW).

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Army recruits during their attestation parade at Madras Regimental Centre, Wellington, Ooty on...

Army recruits during their attestation parade at Madras Regimental Centre, Wellington, Ooty on...

In this Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 photo, a Kashmiri woman blocks a road during a protest demanding...

In this Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 photo, a Kashmiri woman blocks a road during a protest demanding...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the 42nd Convocation of the All India Institute of Medical...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the 42nd Convocation of the All India Institute of Medical...

Devendra Fadnavis hugs his mother Savita after his victory during the Assembly election in...

Devendra Fadnavis hugs his mother Savita after his victory during the Assembly election in...

Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitaraman launching the Online Export...

Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitaraman launching the Online Export...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah after the party's parliamentary...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah after the party's parliamentary...

In this Oct. 17, 2014 photo, a thick blanket of smoke is seen against the setting sun as...

In this Oct. 17, 2014 photo, a thick blanket of smoke is seen against the setting sun as...

In this Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 photo, an Indian woman uses her hand to put sawdust in an...

In this Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 photo, an Indian woman uses her hand to put sawdust in an...

(L-R) Asha Bhat, Miss Diva Universe 2014 2nd runner up, Noyonita Lodh, Miss Diva Universe 2014...

(L-R) Asha Bhat, Miss Diva Universe 2014 2nd runner up, Noyonita Lodh, Miss Diva Universe 2014...

An Indian man teaches yoga postures to schoolchildren at Delhi Public School in Hyderabad...

An Indian man teaches yoga postures to schoolchildren at Delhi Public School in Hyderabad...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523