Boxam International Tournament: Vikas Krishan Through to Semi-final
Vikas Krishan beat Vicenzo Mangiacapre 3-2, who had won the bronze medal at 2012 London Olympic, to book his place in the semi-finals of the men's 69kg category at the Boxam International Tournament in Castellon, Spain.
Earlier, Olympic-bound Indian boxers Satish Kumar (+91kg) and Ashish Kumar (75kg) entered the semifinals of the 35th Boxam International Tournament in Castellon, Spain with impressive victories. Also advancing to the last-four round was Sumit Sangwan (81kg) after a 4-1 triumph over Mohor El Ziad of Belgium.
Satish, the first super heavyweight from the country to qualify for the Olympics, defeated Denmark's Givskov Nielsen 5-0 in his last-eight bout late on Thursday.