Asian Games: Boxer Shiva Thapa Through to Round of 16

Updated: 24 September 2014 12:51 IST

Shiva Thapa received a walkover against Leonel Parada Helo of East Timor in his opening round at the Seonhak Gymnasium at the Asian Games.

Asian Games: Boxer Shiva Thapa Through to Round of 16
File photo of Shiva Thapa (R). © AFP

Incheon:

Indian boxer Shiva Thapa reached the round of 16 in the 56kg men's bantamweight category at the 17th Asian Games here Wednesday. (Medal Tally)

The 20-year-old Indian received a walkover against Leonel Parada Helo of East Timor in his opening round at the Seonhak Gymnasium here.

Thapa will now take on Nadir of Pakistan in the round of 16 bout Friday.



Topics : Asian Games 2014 Boxing
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