The 38-year-old, who is a 2012 Olympic bronze-medallist, prevailed 4-1 against a rival who is 15 years her junior and a Pan American Games bronze-medallist.
Twenty-five members from the Indian contingent attended the Opening Ceremony amid the COVID-19 concerns in Tokyo
Amit Panghal is ranked World No.1 in the 52 kg category and is a strong contender for the medal
Manu Bhaker, Rupinder Pal Singh and Ekta Bhayan among others join Puma’s roster of athletes
"There could even be a change of colour and we could win two or three medals at this year’s Olympics," said Devarajan.
The veteran's right hooks were particularly impressive in a compelling performance.
Nizamabad boxer has been selected to represent India in the Istanbul Bosphorus Boxing Tournament
Mary faces Italian Giordana Sorrentino in her opening bout on Wednesday while Panghal will be up against local favourite Gabriel Escobar in his quarterfinal clash.
According to Deadline, the life of the world's oldest marathon runner will be the subject of a biopic from a trio of established Indian creative's. The biopic will be directed by Omung Kumar B
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