New Delhi, ANI. Indian veteran boxer Sarita Devi has accused of fixing bouts in Olympic qualifier trial matches. On Saturday, the Olympic qualifier trials were played. In this, MC Mary Kom confirmed her place by defeating Nikhat Zarine who challenged her. Sarita Devi lost here, after which she accused the match of being fixed.
Arjuna awardee boxer Sarita Devi has expressed her displeasure by writing a letter to the Indian Boxing Federation. She has alleged in a letter to Ajay Singh that the trial against Simranjit Kaur in the 60 kg weight category was not correct.
Sarita Devi had to face defeat against Simranjeet in the 60 kg category. In this match, Sarita lost by 8 points against 2 against the opposing boxer. She has alleged that Indian boxing federation executive director RK Sacheti, foreign coaches Rafael and Chhotalal Yadav together fixed the bout against her.
According to Sarita Devi’s letter, “I am saying again, this bout was fixed. I would like to say clearly that BFI Executive Director RK Sacheti, foreign coach Rafael and Chhote Lal Yadav are the people who are often against me work together. These are the people who fixed this bout today. “
Further Sarita said, “I have been tolerating such unjust things for a long time but now the time has come that I should raise my voice against this injustice happening with me and others.”