Shiva Thapa and Vikas Krishan knock their way into World Boxing Championships quarters [ Current Affairs ]
About Shiva Thapa: He was born on 8th December 1993. He hails from Guwahati in Assam. He is an Indian Boxer. He was a part of 2012 London Olympics and was the youngest to get selected. He was the 3rd Indian to win Gold at Asian Games and was placed 3rd in AIBA Men’s World Ranking in Bantamweight.
About Vikas Krishnan:
- He was born on 10th February 1992.
- He is from Bhiwani region in Haryana.
- He is an Indian Boxer.
- In 2010 he clinched gold in Asian games under lightweight class.
About their victory in WBC:
- This match happened to take place in Doha in Qatar.
- Shiva thapa had a knockout victory with African champion Mohmed Hamout of Morocco and Vikas Krishnan faced more of rival from European silver winner Tomasz Jablonski and had an exhausting win.
- Finally both the champs have made their way to quarters with their victory.
- Published on: October 9, 2015