5 July 1988 |
|Occupation||Boxer Super heavyweight 6 time national Chaampion|
|Height||183 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|2010 Delhi||Super heavyweight|
|XXXVth Common Wealth Championship||New Delhi, INDIA|
|2010 Guangzhou||Super heavyweight|
|2006 Goa||2006 Goa – SuperHeavyweight|SuperHeavyweightt|
|2009 Zhuai China||SuperHeavyweight|
|2009||Middleweight||show-medals = yes
Samota won a gold medal in the Super heavyweight category at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, defeating Tariq Abdul Haqq of Trinidad & Tobago 5-1. In the fifth Commonwealth Boxing Championships held in New Delhi from 10–18 March 2010, he, along with five other fellow Indians, won a gold medal, defeating New Zealand's Joseph Parker 7-3. He won a bronze medal in the Men's Super heavyweight category at the 2010 Asian Games, as he lost in the semifinals to eventual winner Zhang Zhilei.
- Unnikrishnan, G. (13 October 2010). "Pugilists sign off on a high". Deccan Herald. Retrieved 13 October 2010.
- "Commonwealth Games 2010". BBC Sports. 13 October 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2016.
Paramjeet Samota added a third gold medal for India in the super-heavyweight category, comfortably defeating Tariq Abdul Haqq of Trinidad and Tobago 5-1.
- "Indians make clean sweep to bag overall title". Deccan Herald. 17 March 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2016.
Earlier, the day started perfectly for the Indians when Samota eked out a hard-fought 7-3 triumph over New Zealand's Joseph Parker
- "India claim overall title in Commonwealth Boxing Championship". Times of India. 17 March 2010. Retrieved 16 October 2010.
- "Vikas, Dinesh in finals; Suranjoy, Samota get bronze in Asiad". The Times of India. 24 November 2010. Retrieved 26 November 2010.
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