Canadian boxer Tammara Thibeault wins bronze at women's world championship

The Canadian Press

ULAN-UDE, Russia — Canadian boxer Tammara Thibeault earned a bronze medal on Saturday at the AIBA Elite Women's World Championship.

Thibeault lost 4-1 in the semifinals to Nouchka Mireille Fontijn of the Netherlands to finish in bronze-medal position.

The 22-year-old middleweight from Montreal also won bronze this past summer at the Pan American Games in Peru.

Thibeault was the 2017 Canadian champion in her 75-kilogram weight class and won a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games bronze in 2018.

The Canadian Press

Scroll to continue with content

What to Read Next