Ochigava cries foul after loosing to Taylor in Olympic final
Defeated Olympic finalist Sofya Ochigava cried foul after her loosing out to Katie Taylor in the Gold medal fight.
The Russian, who lost to 10-8 to Taylor in an a lightweight final that has made Taylor a boxing heavyweight around the world, bemoaned Taylor favouritism before the decider was at it again after he reverse.
The talented counter puncher claims the judges ‘tried their best’ to ensure the greatest female boxer on the planet was afforded London Olympic Gold.
“As usual they tried their best to let the Irish win,” she told reporters, “the judges as usual corrected the scores in her favour just as they did during the world championships to let Katie win,” Ochigava told reporters through a translator. “What can I say now?”