Khalsa College student shines in International Boxing Event in Cyprus

Amritsar: International level boxer, Jagroop Singh, who has recently completed his graduation from Khalsa College Amritsar to join Punjab Police has brought laurels for the country by winning bronze medal in the International Limassol Boxing Cup Championship held in Cyprus. He competed in the 81 kilograms category and reached semi-final to bag the bronze while in total 10 medal were bagged by Indian boxers in the reputed event.

Jagroop who had undergone training for the last many years in the boxing rink of the College would now focus on the next Asian Boxing Championship being held at Jordan from June 30, said Khalsa College sports in charge Bachanpal Singh. Jagroop’s coach Baljinder Singh stated that he was one of the most promising student and boxer of the College and would further make his mark in the upcoming international event in boxing.

KCA Principal Dr.Daljit Singh and Khalsa College Governing Council honourary secretary Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina also sent congratulatory messages to him for the achievement.