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AIBA suspend Sarita Devi, coaches, chef de mission

Indian woman boxer L. Sarita Devi, who refused to accept 2014 Asian Games bronze after losing the semi-final bout over a controversial decision, has been provisionally suspended by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).Also suspended with her are her coaches Gurbaksh Singh Sandhu, B.I. Fernandes and Sagar Mai Dhayal and India’s chef-de-mission Adille Sumariwala to the Incheon Asiad 2014.The AIBA Executive Committe Bereau took the decision Tuesday and also stated that

Asian Games: Boxer Sarita Devi refuses to wear bronze medal

An inconsolable Sarita Devi on Wednesday refused to wear her bronze medal at the podium protesting her controversial defeat against the South Korean boxer at the Asian Games 2014 in Incheon. In never-seen-before visuals aired by the official broadcaster of the Games, Ten Sports, Sarita was seen crying incessantly on the podium and refused repeated attempts to put bronze medal around her neck. India’s protest against the outcome of an