Shiva Thapa became India’s first gold-medallist at the President’s Cup boxing tournament after getting a walkover in the finals in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Making his international debut in the newly-introduced Olympic category of 63kg. Thapa was to fight Kazakhstan’s Zakir Safiullin in the summit clash.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For EPFO/LIC ADO Main 2019:
- PM of Kazakhstan : Askar Mamin; Capital of Kazakhstan: Nur-Sultan.
- Currency of Kazakhstan: Kazakhstani Tenge.
Source: The Hindu