Rising Indian boxer Shiva Thapa (56kg) continued his rich vein of form as he rallied to outwit Argentina`s Alberto Melian in the last 16 stage to enter the quarterfinals of the World Championships on Monday .
Rising star Shiva Thapa and comeback-man Thokchom Nanao Singh entered the pre-quarters but it was curtains for the experienced Vijender Singh.
Thokchom Nanao Singh and Dilbag Singh gave a flying start to India`s campaign by entering the semifinals to assure themselves of medals at the Khabarovsk International Boxing Tournament.
Thokchom Nanao Singh and Shiva Thapa are the strong medal bets in a 10-member Indian boxing team that left for Khabarovsk, Russia on Monday.
Jai Bhagwan pulled off a
come-from-behind win over Ireland`s Eric Donovan to enter the
pre-quarters today after Thokchom Nanao Singh pummelled
Azerbaijan`s Elvin Mamishzade in his opening bout.
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