Bangalore Lad Wins Gold Medal in State-Level Kickboxing Contest
Mahmood Shariff Zain took part in a full-contact 74-kg bout in Mysore.
Bangalore: Mahmood Shariff Zain, a student at Dayananda Sagar College here, has won the gold medal in the Karnataka State-level Kickboxing Championship 2015-16. He knocked out his opponent in just six seconds in the full-contact 74-kg bout held at Annaporna Complex in Mysore, on March 27. Zain, a resident of BTM Layout, trains at the Indian Combat Sports Academy in Bangalore. The win promises to be a stepping stone to a bright career in a sport that is mostly played to beat stress and get back in shape.
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