Manisha and Ankit in semifinals

Asian gold-medallist Manisha and silver-winner Ankit Khatana advanced to the semifinals in the ongoing World youth boxing championships here on Monday.

Manisha fetched a split verdict over Slovakia’s Miroslava Jedinakova in her 64kg quarterfinal bout. Ankit made the 60kg lightweight last four after defeating Denmark’s Nikolai Terteryan 5-0 late on Sunday.

Meanwhile, Divya Pawar lost 3-1 to Kazakhstan’s Aizada Yeslyamgali in the quarterfinals.

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