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

Indian boxer Shiva Thapa secured his fifth successive medal at the 2021 ASBC Asian Boxing Championships after displaying a brilliant performance against Nader Odah in the men’s 64 KG quarter-finals in Dubai on Tuesday, May 25.