| Zeenews Sports Bureau
New Delhi: Tributes poured in for M C Mary Kom, who made India proud by winning a bronze medal for the country at the London Olympics 2012.
Mary Kom settled for the bronze medal after losing her 51kg semi-final bout against Great Britain`s world number two Nicola Adams.
Mary Kom playing in a higher weight category,played well but lost to a taller/younger/stronger player!Olymp Bronze is also a big achievement.
- Ajay Maken
Mary Kom, India`s greatest boxer & most successful athlete, is fighting at 6.15pm today to enter finals. Watch & cheer!!!
- Kabir Bedi
Hearty congratulations to Mary Kom. She has not only won a bronze but also the hearts of a billion Indians! We are all proud of her.
- Narendra Modi
MaryKom is still my role model.Like her,Indian companies have been punching above their weight class for many years&we will strike Gold..
- Anand Mahindra
Even though you have to settle for a bronze, Mary Kom you`ll always be our Golden Girl. A true champion. #emotional
- Aakash Chopra
First Published: Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 20:07