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08-05-2012, 02:50 AM
http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/gzNjQOHitmle3yMKW0yb_g--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9ODU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2012-08-05T061210Z_1_CBRE8740H8E00_RTROPTP_2_CSPORTS-US-OLY-BOXI-IND-APPEAL-DAY9.JPG (http://news.yahoo.com/india-launch-cas-protest-over-changed-boxing-decision-061210786--box.html)MUMBAI (Reuters) - India have complained to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after an Olympic victory by welterweight boxer Vikas Krishan was overturned, costing him a place in the quarter-finals. World amateur bronze medalist Krishan originally won the bout against Errol Spence 13-11 but, after reviewing video footage, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) declared the American the winner. "We have submitted a preliminary complaint in writing to the CAS," the Indian team's acting chef de mission PKM Raja said in a statement. ...



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