The crowd at National Boxing Championship was very eager with the entrance of Rohit Tokas of RSPB and Dheeraj of Services to clasp the glimpse of punch.
Visakhapatnam: Eyeballing for the medals at 2nd Elite National Boxing Championship today, the supporters of the sports event entered semifinals navigating past the critical bouts in the quarterfinal rounds. Shyam Kumar signifying Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) in the Light fly (46-49Kgs) had taken every single opportunity to kick out the equal opponent Kranti of Andhra Pradesh.
In the initial round, he was well-preserved to punch while in later stages he wished to hooks and got the cake. In the one more bout (52Kgs) Salman Shaikh of RSPB had the simple go against Vijay Jora of Jharkhand to embrace from semifinals by 5-0.The favorite star of the contest Shiva Thapa of Assam had a great fight with his opponent Durga Rao of Andhra Pradesh in the initial two rounds. In the final round, he had selected for undercuts and lastly beat him 5-0.
The mob was very agitated with the entrance of Rohit Tokas of RSPB and Dheeraj of Services to hook the glimpse of punch. Never the less their pulse kept until the 3rd round of the session. Rohit Tokas was held in reserve away from semifinals by Dheeraj in 4-1 in the 64kg set. For Mandeep Jangra, it was a simple affair against Harpal Singh.