Former Sports Minister and incumbent Minister of Law and Justice Kiren Rijiju led a collection of encouraging messages on social media for boxing legend Mary Kom, who was knocked out of the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday. Mary Kom misplaced 2-Three to Ingrit Valencia within the pre-quarterfinals of ladies’s Fly (48-51kg) class. “Dear Mary Kom, you lost in Tokyo Olympics by just one point but for me you are always a champion! You have achieved what no other female boxer in the world has ever achieved. You are a legend,” wrote Rijiju in a tweet. “India is proud of you,” he wrote and added, “BOXING & OLYMPICS will miss you”.
Dear Mary Kom, you misplaced in Tokyo Olympics by only one level however for me you’re at all times a champion!
You have achieved what no different feminine boxer on the planet has ever achieved. You are a legend. India is pleased with you
BOXING & OLYMPICS will miss you @MangteC pic.twitter.com/caBe555e87
— Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) July 29, 2021
“We’ll come back Faster, Higher, #StrongerTogether,” tweeted Team India, the official deal with of Indian group for the Olympics.
New DP: @MangteC #LegendForever
We’ll come again Faster, Higher, #StrongerTogether@Olympics @Tokyo2020 @AIBA_Boxing @BFI_official pic.twitter.com/1IzHpDvb9M
— Team India (@WeAreTeamIndia) July 29, 2021
“Mary Kom, you win every time a young girl picks up a pair of boxing gloves!” tweeted the official deal with of Tokyo2020 for India.
Mary Kom, you win each time a younger lady picks up a pair of boxing gloves!
Take a bow, champ! #BestOfTokyo | #UnitedByEmotion | #StrongerTogether | #Tokyo2020 @MangteC pic.twitter.com/cDuqoz0h0q
— #Tokyo2020 for India (@Tokyo2020hello) July 29, 2021
Businessman Harsh Goenka wrote: “This Mary is no lamb, she is a true KOMbatter. #MaryKom may have lost today but she will continue to reign our hearts. We are proud of you.”
This Mary is not any lamb, she is a real KOMbatter. #MaryKom could have misplaced at the moment however she is going to proceed to reign our hearts. We are pleased with you. pic.twitter.com/9hdbB8zrck
— Harsh Goenka (@hvgoenka) July 29, 2021
Former India cricketer Yusuf Pathan and RP Singh additionally tweeted to hail Mary Kom.
You are an inspiration for all younger ladies. You might be a legend eternally. Congratulations in your great profession. #MaryKom
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) July 29, 2021
Sometimes even defeat would not matter a lot. #MaryKom is a legend and what a fighter and what a journey. Respect. @MangteC pic.twitter.com/KCOKMNOFX8
— R P Singh (@rpsingh) July 29, 2021
Indian Premier League groups Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings additionally posted their needs for the boxer from Manipur.
You are an inspiration #MaryKom
is pleased with you@MangteC #Cheer4India #Tokyo2020 #Olympics pic.twitter.com/ZQgLS1ScZP
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) July 29, 2021
.@MangteC will proceed to win each time somebody picks up#WhistleforIndia #Olympics #WhistlePodu
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— Chennai Super Kings – Mask Pdu Whistle Pdu! (@ChennaiIPL) July 29, 2021
“How graceful she was in defeat. She’ll forever be an inspiration,” wrote former India cricketer Wasim Jaffer.
@MangteCHow swish she was in defeat. She’ll eternally be an inspiration. #GOAT #Olympics #TokyoOlympics pic.twitter.com/li1rTkhbl0
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) July 29, 2021
Mary Kom had stated earlier than the Games that Tokyo 2020 could be her final Olympics.
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