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Commonwealth Games 2018: Boxing Men's 69kg Round of 16, Manoj Kumar carries India's hopes, Live Updates

India's Manoj Kumar continues his march to a medal in the bout at 3:47 pm at Oxenford Studios
Updated: 07 April 2018 16:25 IST - Published: 07 April 2018 13:44 IST
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It's a wrap here!
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31 year old Kumar is on track for the medal and has successfully qualified for the quarterfinals in the Men's 69kg category
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Here are the results of the 3 rounds and the scores given by the 5 judges:
                              
Judge 1 (KIM): 10-9, 10-8, 10-9  
Judge 2 (Ben): 10-9, 10-9, 10-9
Judge 3 (Maria): 10-9, 10-8, 10-9
Judge 4 (Frank): 10-9, 10-9, 10-9
Judge 5 (Abderrahim): 10-9, 10-9, 10-9
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MANOJ KUMAR IS DECLARED WINNER BY A UNANIMOUS DECISION
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End of round 3
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Kassim knows he needs to give his best in the dying moments so Kassim delivering a few good punches but Manoj countering even better and more aggressively.
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Kassim not able to deliver any solid punch.
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Manoj Kumar starting off aggressively showering a lot of punches to his opponents face
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Start of Round 3
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Manoj using his combinations well!
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Many left and right arm jabs delivered by Manoj
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End of round 2
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Kumar is very composed and the Tanzanian is starting to tire out.
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This can be attributed to the discussions held between Kumar and the his coach during the break.
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Manoj applying a different strategy in the second round by ensuring a better guard.
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Start of round 2
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This will certainly be a great learning for the young 24-year-old Kassim Mbundwike
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Manoj is a tactically superior boxer and knows how to capitalize on the opportunities he gets. 
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End of round 1
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Manoj Kumar is looking more solid.
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The round gaining intensity with both the boxers delivering good punches.
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Kumar has started well but he is playing with an open guard so he needs to be extra careful.
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Kumar ducking well and delivering a few good punches on the counter.
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Kassim Mbundwike & Kumar in the ring now starting the first round
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