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Shiva Thapa


Boxing World Championships: Shiva Thapa enters quarters

November 02, 2021 8:26 am

Monday night's victory was also revenge for Thapa, who had lost to Hamraoui at the Alexis Vastine Memorial Tournament in Nantes, France last year.

Shiva, Sanjeet, Hussamuddin one win away from world championship selection

September 20, 2021 6:20 pm

Gold medal winners from the championships will earn themselves a chance to represent the country at the world championships to be held in Serbia from October 24 to November 6

It felt like I beat the virus: Shiva Thapa talks about record 5th Asian medal

May 27, 2021 1:45 pm

The 27-year-old became the most successful Indian male boxer in the history of the tournament by advancing to the semifinals of the ongoing edition in Dubai. His first was a gold in 2013, followed by a bronze in 2015, a silver in 2017 and another bronze in 2019.

Asian Boxing: Shiva Thapa secures 5th successive medal, Hussamuddin goes down to world champ

May 26, 2021 7:46 am

Thapa prevailed 5-0 in a lop-sided clash to set up a showdown with defending champion and top seed Bakhodur Usmonov of Tajikistan.

Shiva Thapa, Pooja Rani enter finals of Olympic Test event

October 30, 2019 4:04 pm

Shiva Thapa (63kg) advanced to the final with a hard-fought triumph along with Pooja Rani (75kg) but two other Indians ended with bronze medals after losing their opening bouts at the Olympic Test event for boxing on Wednesday.

Shiva Thapa, six others enter semifinals of Olympic Test event for boxing

October 29, 2019 2:25 pm

Shiva Thapa (63kg) secured himself a medal at the Olympic Test event for boxing by winning his quarterfinal bout on Tuesday while six other Indians made the last-four stage without even stepping inside the ring.

IOC decision to strip AIBA right to conduct boxing in Olympics shocks Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal sees advantage

May 23, 2019 8:06 pm

Indian pugilists on Thursday gave a mixed reaction to the International Olympic Committee's recommendation to bar AIBA, the world governing body of amateur boxing, from organising the event at the Tokyo Olympics next year.

Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal lead home domination at India Open Boxing

May 22, 2019 11:18 pm

In the 52kg category, Indians ruled the roost with Panghal, national champion PL Prasad, former world youth champion Sachin Siwach and reigning Commonwealth Games champion Gaurav Solanki making it an all-Indian lineup.

I'm more aggressive now, says Shiva Thapa

May 19, 2019 7:05 pm

Shiva Thapa said he is more aggressive in his approach and hungrier for success as he gears up for the India Open boxing tournament beginning on Monday.

India Open: Shiva Thapa aims for a golden homecoming

May 17, 2019 11:03 pm

Four-time Asian championship medallist Shiva Thapa is gearing up to make his homecoming special by winning gold at the second edition of the India Open boxing meet in Guwahati from May 20.