Maisnam Meenakumari who represented India won a bronze 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.
Competition was for 44 junior, 63 youth and 162 elite-level athletes, with the latter also using the event in their preparations for May’s AIBA Women’s World Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan. 30 nations took part in the competition.
Maisnam Meenakumari bronze medalist in ASBC Asian Women’s Boxing Championships 2015, Wulanchabu in China, won a bronze medal in women’s 54kg category. This is the third international medals for her.