Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Mohammad Hussamuddin posted one other convincing victory to succeed in the 57kg quarterfinals within the National boxing championships on the Inspire Institute of Sports (IIS), Vijaynagar, on Saturday.
Services’ Hussamuddin, the 56kg champion within the earlier version at Baddi in 2019, defeated Sahil of Chhattisgarh 5-0 in a pre-quarterfinal bout. He will face Rushikesh Goud of Maharashtra on Sunday.
World youth champion Sachin, who precipitated a large upset on Friday by defeating World championship medallist Gaurav Bidhuri, thumped Jobison Yengkopam of Manipur 5-0 to advance to the final eight.
48kg: Barun Singh (SSCB) bt Heli Tana Tara (Aru) 5-0; Shiv Kant (Pun) bt Irfan Khan (Asm) 4-0; 51kg: Bhim Pratap Singh (Raj) bt Subhashbhai Rathod (Guj) 5-0; Ashish Insha (RSPB) bt Rama Krishnan Balasundara (TN) 5-0.
54kg: Roshan Zamir (Goa) bt Suraj Bhan (Raj) 3-2; 57kg: Rohit Mor (Del) bt Lalllawmawma (Miz) 5-0; Rushikesh Goud (Mah) bt A. Sameer (SPSB) 5-0; 60kg: Parvinder Poonia (Tri) bt Prabhu Murali (TN) 5-0; Harivansh Tawari (Mah) bt Pawan Gurung (Utk) 4-1; 63.5kg: Shiva Thapa (Asm) bt Ankit (Del) 5-0; Anikit Narwal (RSPB) bt Raj Kumar Pramanik (Jha) RSC-R2; 71kg: Nishant Dev (Kar) bt Ashish Kulheria (RSPB) 4-1; 75kg: Buntee Singh (Del) Pritesh Bishnoi (Raj) 3-2.
80kg: Harpreet (Chd) bt Manish Panwar (RSPB) RSC-R1; 86kg: Sumit Sangwan (Har) bt Manvendra Singh (Del) 5-0; 92kg: Sanjeet (SSCB) Sourav Yadav (MP) 5-0; 92+kg: Narender (SSCB) bt Mohit (Har) 5-0.