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Commonwealth Games 2018: Boxing Men's 52 Kg Round-of-16, Gaurav Solanki carries India's hopes, Live Updates

The Boxing action starts at 8:02 am at Oxenford Studios - Boxing
Updated: 09 April 2018 08:30 IST - Published: 09 April 2018 07:46 IST
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It's a wrap here! Stay tuned to Sportkeeda for the next match in Boxing, Men's 60 Kg Round-of-16 match between Manish Kaushik (IND) & Michael Alexander (TTO)
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HE IS ALL SMILES. HE WAS SUPER CONFIDENT AND HE KNEW HE WILL WIN RIGHT FROM THE BEGINNING

He got a unanimous decision by the 5 judges. Score of 30-24, 30-24, 30-25, 30-23, 30-26 by Judges 1,2,3,4,5 respectively in India's favor.
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The INDIAN GAURAV SOLANKI WINS BY A UNANIMOUS DECISION 
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Gaurav doing very well in this round as well.
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The 3rd and final round ending.
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Gaurav remains on the back-foot but he knows what he is doing. Akimos is tired after following the Indian and by the time he throws the punch, Gaurav knows where it will be and he dodges it well.
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Gaurav is playing very strategically. He is tough as nails in defense.
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Akimos will need something special here to come back in this round as the Indian Gaurav will be the undoubted winner in the 2nd round
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The 3rd and final round has begun
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Gaurav ducking well to the wild swings made by the Akimos!
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Excellent boxing from the Indian Gaurav as he puts pressure on Akimos raining punches on him
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Gaurav with multiple body blows!
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The Indian doing well to keep his guard and remain solid in defense
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This Flyweight match is getting interesting as both the boxers go on the offense at the start of round 2
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The bout is evenly balanced with both the boxers giving all they have got!
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The Indian ending strongly in the first round with a few hefty punches.
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A few body blows suffered by the Indian
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The Indian Gaurav is on the back-foot but he is countering well.
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Akimos packing a few good punches
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Both the boxers playing safe and using their guard well!
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The first round is underway
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Both the boxers ready for the first round
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Akimos of Ghana stepping into the ring now!

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The Indian Gaurav steps out to loud cheers!
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The bout between Gaurav and Akimos about to start in a few moments!
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This is the first match of the day in Men's 52kg Round of 16
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The bout between Australia's Caitlin Parker and England's Natasha Gale is in progress in the Women's 75kg quarterfinal 2.

India's Gaurav Solanki will be seen in the next bout.
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Hello and welcome to Sportskeeda's live coverage of Boxing Men's 52 Kg Round-of-16. Stay tuned for updates!
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The fourth day of the Commonwealth Games was a good one for India with Punam Yadav winning a gold in Weightlifting & Mery Kom securing at least a Bronze for herself in Boxing. Vikas Thakur also won Bronze in weightlifting. Indian women's team also beat an in-form England side in women's hockey 2-1, coming back from a goal down. The Women's 10m Air Pistol participants, India's Manu Bhaker & Heena Sidhu bagged a Gold medal and Silver medal respectively. The Indian women's team creating history and winning a Gold in Table Tennis.

The fifth day has also started off on a positive not with India's Pardeep Yadav winning a Silver medal in Weightlifting Men's 105kg category.

India's Gaurav Solanki will be seen facing Ghana's Akimos Annang Ampiah in the Boxing Men's 52kg Round of 16. Solanki will be seen in Red and the boxer from Ghana will be seen in Blue. India will have high hopes from the young 21-year-old boxer Gaurav Solanki.