Olympics: Satisfied with my effort, says Mary Kom

Aug 08, 2012 at 07:50pm IST

London: MC Mary Kom, who settled for an Olympic bronze on Wednesday after losing her semi-final bout to local favourite Nicola Adams, said she was satisfied with her effort at the London Games.

"It has been a tough journey. I carried on with the support of family and friends. I want to continue playing the game. Despite the loss today, I am satisfied with the way I performed," said Mary Kom shortly after losing 6-11 to the second seed in the 51kg class.

Mary Kom, a five-time World Champion, became the second Indian boxer to win an Olympic medal after Vijender Singh.

Satisfied with my effort, says Mary Kom

"I want to continue playing the game," said Mary Kom after losing her semi-final and settling for a bronze.

Women's boxing made its Olympic debut in London.

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