Pinki Rani Jangra

Biography

Pinki Rani Jangra is an Indian woman boxer from Haryana. She won a bronze medal in the 2014 Commonwealth Games and a gold medal at the President’s Cup International Boxing in Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia, in 2015.

She won gold medals at the 2011 National Games of India

and the 2012 and 2014 national championships in the flyweight (51 kg) division.

Her major target is to qualify and win medal in Rio Olympics 2016.

She was nicknamed “Giant-Killer” after she became the first Indian boxer to defeat Mary Kom in a National Championship.

International achievements

  • 22nd President’s Cup Open International Tournament, Palembang, Indonesia, Gold in April, 2015
  • 8th Women’s AIBA World Boxing Championships, Jeju, South Korea, Quarter-finalist in November, 2014
  • XX Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Scotland, Bronze in July, 2014
  • 3rd Nations Cup, Serbia, Silver in Jan, 2014
  • 6th Asian Women Championship, Mongolia, Silver in March, 2012
  • Arafura Games, Darwin, Australia Gold (Best Boxer) in May, 2011
  • India-Sri Lanka Duel Boxing Championship, Sri Lanka, Gold in Oct, 2010

National achievements

  • All India Inter-Railway Boxing Championships, Bilaspur, Gold in Feb, 2015
  • 1st Monnet Women Elite National Boxing Championship, Raipur, Gold in 2014
  • All India Inter-Railway Boxing Championships, Agra, Gold in March 2014

•   13th Senior Women’s National Boxing Championships, Guwahati, Gold in Nov, 2012