Philippines‘ Eumir Marcial celebrates after winning against Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi in their men’s middleweight bout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: AFP Philippines‘ Eumir Marcial celebrates after winning against Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi in their men’s middleweight bout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: AFP
Philippines‘ Eumir Marcial celebrates after winning against Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi in their men’s middleweight bout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: AFP

Tokyo Olympics: Filipino boxer Eumir Marcial mauls his way to first win as quest for gold kicks off

  • Marcial knocks Algerian Younes Nemouchi down in accidental clash of heads, but further opens cuts before referee’s stoppage
  • The 25-year-old middleweight is looking for golden success at Tokyo 2020 before expected switch to pro ranks

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Philippines‘ Eumir Marcial celebrates after winning against Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi in their men’s middleweight bout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: AFP Philippines‘ Eumir Marcial celebrates after winning against Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi in their men’s middleweight bout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: AFP
Philippines‘ Eumir Marcial celebrates after winning against Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi in their men’s middleweight bout at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: AFP
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