Koijam Bina who competed in her first international tournament won a silver medal for India at the 5th Nations Cup 2016 at the Sports Hall – “Srce Srema”, Ruma, Vojvodina in Serbia. The boxing event was held from January 8 to 12 of 2016. The event was also the first AIBA’s women’s boxing event of 2016. The young boxer from Manipur won the medal in women’s 48kg category.
Another boxer Maisnam Meenakumari, bronze medalist in ASBC Asian Women’s Boxing Championships 2015, Wulanchabu in China, won a bronze medal in women’s 54kg category. She won her third international medals.
44 junior, 63 youth and 162 elite-level athletes from 30 nations took part in the competition.