Guwahati/ 26th August’2017 (Prag News Desk): Indian boxer Amit Phangal qualifies for pre-quarterfinals in the 19th World Boxing Championships on Friday. Amit Phangal was the Asian bronze-medalist who defeated Italy’s Federico Serra. Amit will now take on Carlos Quipo of Ecuador in the next match. Amit started with a slow start in the tournament in the first found but after his strong performance in the second the third rounds as he clinched victory with split decision. An eight-team group participated in the World Boxing Championships this year which is said to be the biggest ever.