On Wednesday, In Tokyo Olympics 2020; Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain won bronze in semi-final.
As, Borgohain signed off with a bronze medal in the Olympic Games after a comprehensive 0-5 loss to reigning world champion Busenaz Surmeneli.
However, Many Bollywood celebrities including Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan and Randeep Hooda congratulated the boxer on the victory.
Deepika through her Instagram stories shared an art featuring Borgohain.
Apart from her, Randeep Hooda too shared a heartfelt note for Lovlina Borgohain on her big win. He said, “Super achievement #Lovlina .. the whole country is proud of you for bringing in the bronze Clapping hands signClapping hands signClapping hands signFisted handFisted hand#boxing #Olympics2020 #Olympics”
Abhishek Bachchan tweeted his congratulatory wishes and wrote, “Congratulations @LovlinaBorgohai on bringing home bronze Third place medal at your debut Olympics! We’re all so proud of you Flag of India.”
As per the sources, Lovlina has become only the third Indian boxer to ensure a podium finish at the showpiece after Vijender Singh (2008) and M C Mary Kom (2012).
Moreover, it is also the first Olympic medal in Indian boxing in nine years.