Nitu and Manisha have advanced to the quarterfinals of the Women's World Boxing Championships.

Nitu (48 kg) and Manisha (57 kg) advance to the quarterfinals of the IBA Womens World Boxing Championships . Nitu (48 kg) defeated Spains Marta Lopez Del Arbol 5-0 in the lowest weight category .

NEW DELHI: After registering contrasting victories on Saturday, Indian women boxers Nitu (48 kg) and Manisha (57 kg) advanced to the quarterfinals of the IBA Womens World Boxing Championships in Istanbul.Nitu, who is competing in the event for the first time, defeated Spains Marta Lopez Del Arbol 5-0 in the lowest weight category to advance to the last-eighteen stage.Manisha, on the other hand, advanced to the featherweight quarterfinals with a 4-1 victory over Svetlana Staneva of Bulgaria.Nitu, a two-time Youth World Champion, showed off her technical prowess as she held the upper hand throughout the contest.

On Monday, the reigning national champion will meet Kazakhstan's Alua Balkibekova in the quarterfinals.Manisha, the bronze medalist in the 2019 Asian Championships, was engaged in a tumultuous and tumultuous match that saw its fair share of clinching, holding, and even tumbling over in the ring.In the quarterfinals on Monday, Youth World bronze medalist Namuun Monkhor of Mongolia will challenge the 24-year-old.Pooja Rani, a two-time Asian champion, (81 kg), reached the quarterfinals on Friday.

Mongolia's Lutsaikhan Altantsetseg and Youth Asian bronze medalist Yesugen Oyuntsetseg will face Nikhat Zareen (52 kg) and Shiksha (54 kg), respectively, while Parveen will face former Youth Olympic champion Jajaira Gonzalez of the United States.Anamika (50 kg) will compete against Kristy Lee Harris of Australia at the World Championships, while Jaismine (60 kg) will face Australia's Angela Harries.In the meantime, 2017 Youth World Champion Ankushita (66 kg) will face Aneta Rygielska of Poland.