Mary Kom is the only female boxer to have won medal in each one of the first seven World Championships
Mary Kom has a magnificent story which can inspire women from all ages. Despite coming up from a poor background, she was able to climb new heights through her hard work and continued scripting history after marriage and motherhood as well.
She is an extraordinary Indian boxer, who reflects women’s strength as she has many achievements to her credit. Mary is the only female boxer to have won a medal in each one of the first seven World Championships. Also, she is the first Indian female boxer to win a gold medal in the Asian Games in 2014 at Incheon, South Korea.
She is also the first Indian female boxer to win gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.