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Panghal, Thapa win on Indian boxers’ return to international competition

New Delhi, October 30: Eight months after their Olympic preparation came to an abrupt halt due to the pandemic, Indian boxers are back in the ring for an international competition, in France. Seven male boxers, including three who have qualified for the Olympics, featured in their first bout at the Alexis Vastine International Boxing Tournament in Nantes on Wednesday.The Covid fear though looms large. With Europe hit by a second wave of infections, France is headed for another lockdown. The competition ends on Saturday and the organisers have decided to...