Boxers Sumit and Manoj in quarters at Glasgow CWG

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 28, 2014, 04:26 AM IST

Glasgow: Sumit Sangwan began his campaign at the 2014 Commonwealth Games with a comfortable 3-0 win over Mohammed Hakimu Fumu as the Indian pugilist reached the quarterfinals of the Men`s Light Heavy 81kg category, here Sunday.

21-year-old Sangwan was dominant in all three rounds as he all three judges declared him clear winner.

He will now fight it out with New Zealand`s Davis Nyika for a place in the semifinals on Tuesday.

Manoj Kumar also booked a berth in quarterfinals of the the men`s 64kg category with a 2-0 win over Canada`s Arthur Biyarslanov.

Manoj next faces Briton Samuel Maxwell.