Boxer L Sarita Devi suspended from competitions
Rejecting Asian Games bronze medal at Incheon costed dear to the Indian boxer L Sarita Devi who has been provisionally suspended from competitions by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
Sarita Devi was in the news recently for rejecting her medal at the podium following her controversial semi-final loss.
The amateur boxing world governing body announced on Wednesday it was also barring coaches Gurbaksh Sandhu, Sagar Dhayal and Blax Iglesias Fernandes, and India’s chef de mission Adile Sumariwala from its events until further notice. That includes the women’s world championships at Jeju, South Korea, later in the year.