Sarita, Sarjubala in Ulaanbaatar Cup QFs

IMPHAL: L Sarita Devi and Sh Sarjubala Devi prevailed in their respective bouts on Wednesday to earn their places in the quarterfinals of the Ulaanbaatar Cup Championship in Mogolia. Sarjubala, who competed in 51kg weight category, beat Yahong Yu of China by a split decision to qualify for the last eight. Sarjubalaw will meet Myagmardulam of Mogolia in the quarterfinal.

Sarita (60kg), meanwhile, outclassed her Mongolian opponent Purevjav Davaa from the start as the referee had to stop the bout in the second round. Sarita will face Chinese Taipei’s Shih Yu Wu in her quarterfinal bout.

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