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Celebs hail 'superwoman' Mary Kom for CWG title win

IANS  |  Mumbai 

B-town celebrities hailed star Indian M.C. as the "superwomen" for her gold in the women's 48 kilogram category at the 21st (CWG) in on Saturday.

While filmmaker said that is "unstoppable", Priyanka Chopra, who essayed the icon in the biopic on Kom, sent her congratulations.

Here is what the celebrities had to say:

Priyanka: I'm so proud of my friend and India's pride. You are and always will be my champion. Congratulations! Yay!

Shekhar Kapur: you are unstoppable. A superwoman.

Diana Penty: packs a punch once again as she bags a gold. So proud.

Ekta Kapoor: Respect ! Hail #marykom

Kabir Bedi: Hail Mary Kom. Five times world champion, on winning gold at 2018 at the age of 35. What a magnificent achievement. Everyone loves you. You make every Indian proud.

Neha Dhupia: Mary Kom. Mother, legend, champion, inspiration, woman.

Akshay Kumar: The first Indian woman to win a gold. Heartiest congratulations to Mary Kom! You go girl.

Jaaved Jaaferi: Bravo PunamYadav, Manika Batra, Manu Bhaker and Heena Sidhu (Silver) for your superb wins. Congratulations and (Bronze). Best wishes to the amazing Mary Kom, and the Womens Hockey team. Go



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First Published: Sat, April 14 2018. 17:20 IST