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Hangzhou [China], October 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Parveen Hooda ended her Asian Games campaign in Hangzhou with a women's 57 kg bronze medal following a loss on Wednesday.

She lost to two-time World champion Lin Yu Ting of Chinese Taipei by 0-5 in the semis.

Parveen who earlier secured the Olympic quota by reaching the semifinals has now become the fourth Indian boxer to win the bronze medal at the Asian Games 2022 after Nikhat Zareen, Preeti and Narender.

"PARVEEN WINS BRONZE A great Asian Games outing for the pugilist PunchMeinHaiDum 3.O AsianGames Cheer4India Boxing," tweeted Boxing Federation of India (BFI) Media.

Now, India has a total of 73 medals in the Asian Games Hangzhou, with 16 gold, 26 silver and 31 bronze medals. (ANI)

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