Shiva Thapa wins silver at Youth Olympics

Updated: 25 August 2010 07:08 IST

16 year old Indian boxer Shiva Thapa is continuing to make waves after winning a silver medal in the Youth Olympics in Singapore, he could have got gold but los

New Delhi :

16 year old Indian boxer Shiva Thapa is continuing to make waves after winning a silver medal in the Youth Olympics in Singapore, he could have got gold but lost the final bout to his Cuban opponent on Wednesday.

The teenage boxer who has just been signed on by Prakash Padukone and Geet Sethi's Olympic Gold Quest foundation had recently won a silver in the world youth championships. Shiva's medal now takes India's tally at the Youth Olympics to a total of 8 medals.

Topics : Boxing Olympics 2012
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