Muay Thai fighters from B'luru win four silver medals at Jakarta event

Muay Thai fighters from B

Submitted by alvin on Thu, 2016-10-13 16:46 Bengaluru: Muay Thai fighters from the city won four silver and three bronze medals at the 6th Tafisa World Sports for All Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. Trained by coach Hemanth Kumar of Xtreme Muay Thai Academy, Akshatha VR, Divyashree KS, Siddarth CH, and Suhas V won the silver medal while Govinda Raju, Karthik Kumar R and Prashanth settled for bronze. Results: Akshatha V.R (23 Year old, Women Senior, 48Kg Category)            Silver Medal Divyashree K.S (24 Year old, Women Senior, 55Kg Category)         Silver Medal Siddarth C.H (19 Year old, Men Senior, 65Kg Category)                   Silver Medal Suhas V (19 Year old, Men Senior, 61Kg Category)                          Silver Medal Govinda Raju (39 Year old, Men Senior, 58Kg Category)                  Bronze Medal Karthik Kumar R (22 Year old, Men Senior, 80Kg Category)              Bronze Medal Prashanth (25 Year old, Men Senior, 77Kg Category)                        Bronze Medal    Brazil Dominance:  The tournament was dominated by Brazilians who won 8 golds. Cyprus, Libya, Italy, Thailand and Iran bagged a gold and silver in the championship.