MC Mary Kom has been picked as the Indian contingent’s flag bearers at the Tokyo Olympics.
The Indian contingent’s flag bearers will be Mary Kom and Manpreet Singh at the opening ceremony. MC Mary Kom, a legendary boxer, and Manpreet Singh, a hockey captain, have been picked as the Indian contingent’s flag bearers at the Tokyo Olympics. Both will head the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Games’ opening ceremony on July 23.
MC Mary Kom is the only Indian woman to win an Olympic medal in boxing.
At the 2012 London Olympics, Mary Kom earned a bronze medal in the 51 kg flyweight event. Mary Kom holds the world record for most medals won in the world championships (6 gold, one silver, and one bronze). In this situation, she has left behind Cuban male fighter Felix Savon. Who won a total of seven medals in the World Championships?
After a 5-0 win against Irish Magno of the Philippines in the quarter-finals, second seed Mary Kom earned her second Olympic berth. The entire country is rooting for Mary Kom to win a medal in the Tokyo Olympics. For more updates on sports, celebrities, Hollywood, technology and business, stay updated to the latest posts of The Midget Herald.