5 time Asian Championship Gold medalist, 3 time World Championship medalist, Arjuna Awardee.
Laishram Sarita is an exceptional women boxer who has won number of medals in major international tournaments.
She always assisted her parents at works from collecting firewood or assisting in the field work. This, in fact, is the key to her physical stamina that is giving her strength to box her way through tough competitions.
Sarita was among the women boxers who took part in a show bout as a part of the introduction of Boxing in the National Games.
She was honored with the prestigious “Arjuna Award” in the year 2009 for outstanding international achievements. She has fought in altogether four different categories, 51 kg, 52 kg, 54 kg and 57 kg.
5 time Asian Championship Gold medalist, 3 time World Championship medalist, Arjuna Awardee
Event – Light weight (60 kg)
World Rank 7