Mahindra Gifts a Thar To Boxing World Champion Nikhat Zareen
- This was her second world championship title
- Zareen also received $100,000 as prize money for her victory.
- Mahindra will also launch “road to gold initiative” to motivate women to pursue their dreams in sports
Mahindra and Mahindra handed over an all-new Thar to Nikhat Zareen, the winner of the ‘Mahindra Emerging Boxing Icon’ award at the 2023 IBA Women's world boxing championship in Delhi on March 26. This was her second world championship title. She won the fight against Nguyen Thi Tam of Vietnam 5-0. Zareen also received $100,000 as prize money for her victory.
Mahindra and Mahindra has previously rewarded Indian athletes who have won accolades for the country with brand new models, including Olympics Gold medalist javelin champion Neeraj Chopra. Mahindra took the announcement to its Social Media and stated;
In addition to the award, Mahindra will also launch the “Road to Gold” initiative in association with the Boxing Federation of India. The series will provide a platform for young women to inspire and be inspired, motivating them to pursue their dreams in sports.