CWG 2022: Father made daughter a gold medalist without salary, such has been the journey of boxer Neetu Ghasan
Neetu Ganghas Jorney: Indian boxer Neetu Ghansana won the gold medal in the Commonwealth Games 2022. Actually, this gold medal is very special for Neetu Ghansana, because the journey of this boxer has not been easy so far. After winning the medal, Neetu remembered her father and dedicated it to him. Neetu’s father Jai Bhagwan, an employee of Haryana Secretariat, is on unpaid leave for the last three years to train two-time World Youth Champion Neetu. It can be estimated from this that how much he sacrificed to make his daughter a boxer.
‘It was the greatest feeling to see the tricolor going up’
After winning the gold medal in the Commonwealth Games 2022, Neetu said that it was the biggest feeling to see the tricolor going up. This was my old wish, which got fulfilled today. For this I am grateful for everyone’s blessings. He also said that this medal is dedicated to the countrymen and my father. Neetu further said that my father left no stone unturned for me. Things weren’t easy, but I always got the best. If it was not for my father, I would not be here.
Neetu defeated Dame-Jade Reston of England in the final
Point to be noted is that Commonwealth Games In 2022, Indian boxer Neetu Ghansana won the gold medal. She defeated Dame-Jade Reston of England in the final match. This match was of the women’s 45-48 kg minimum weight category. Actually, Neetu Ghansana is originally from Bhiwani in Haryana. Earlier in the year, Neetu Ghasan had defeated Boxer Reston, bronze medalist of the 2019 World Championship.