Cahndigarh, August 16: Indian Amateur Boxing Federation(IABF) & Haryana Olympic Association(HOA) president Mr Abhey Singh Chautala has complimented three Haryanvi Boxers Mr Vijender Kumar, Mr Jitender Kumar and Mr Akhil Kumar for reaching into quarter finals in Bejing Olympics.
Vijender & Jitender defeated their Thailand & Ujhbekistan opponents today in 75 Kilogram & 51 Kilogram category. Akhil had entered into Quarter Final yesterday. In a press statement issued here today, IABF president, Mr Chautala said that the country has high hopes from these boxers. He said that he was always sure that the three boxers from Bhiwani would bring laurels to the State and the country.
HOA president, Mr Abhey Singh Chautala announced that HOA would award Rs 1 Crore, Rs 50 Lakh & Rs 25 Lakh to the Gold, Silver & Bronze Olympic medal winners from Haryana state.
Former Haryana chief Minister, Mr Om Parkash Chautala & Table Tennis Federation of India president, Mr Ajay Singh Chautala has also congratulated Mr Vijender Kumar, Mr Jitender Kumar and Mr Akhil Kumar for brightening the hopes of India for more medals in Olympics.