Indian boxers MC Mary Kom and Vikas Krishan were given special awards at International Boxing Association's (AIBA) in Montreux, Switzerland.
Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze medalist Mary Kom was presented the AIBA Legends award for her trailblazing boxing. Vikas was handed the APB (AIBA Pro Boxing) Best Boxer trophy.
Vikas Krishnan after receiving the trophy says,"I would like to thank AIBA President Dr Wu for giving me this award along with APB Director Mr Mirko Wolf. We had no federation for the last four years but now we have one and all of them are working hard and I hope we will do well in the future."
Mary Kom was christened'Magnificent Mary'by AIBA after her fourth world title back in 2008 and was also one of the eight brand ambassadors for the event this year.