} Mary Com Becomes The Only Boxer To Win Record 8 World Championship Medals

The Northeast has witnessed its share of legendary sporting legends. However, none have put the region on the map more than MC Mary Kom, the Pugilist from Manipur. Six-time champion Mary Kom secured herself an astonishing eighth medal at the World Women’s Boxing Championship after advancing to the semifinals, becoming the first boxer to win 8 world meet medals in the history of World Championships. 

This accomplishment will spell good news for her off the boxing ring as well. With almost 8 deals in her kitty, Mary endorses a wide variety of brands including PUMA, Ankit TMT, Vodafone, BSNL, Nestle and Herbalife. According to experts, with the growth of the social media platforms female athletes will have more opportunities in the coming years. Mary Com is quite active in social media with millions of followers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Mary Kom has been an inspiration for women dreaming to achieve big in any field of sport. 

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