Flyweight Yosbany Veitia was the first of three Cubans to advance from the semi-finals with victory over China's Jianguan Hu ©AIBA/Facebook


Azerbaijan's Elvin Mamishzada (blue) produced the only TKO victory of the semi-finals to reach the flyweight gold medal match ©AIBA/Facebook

Cuba's Lazaro Alvarez progressed to the lightweight final at the expense of Uzbekistan's Elnur Abduraimov ©AIBA/Facebook

Azerbaijan's Albert Selimov (red) beat the in-form Brazilian Robson Donato Conceicao (blue) to earn himself a shot at the lightweight gold medal ©AIBA/Facebook

Number one seeded weltwerweight, Daniyar Yeleussinov of Kazakhstan, remains in the hunt to defend his world title ©AIBA/Facebook

Yeleussinov's opponent will be number two seed Mohammed Rabii (blue) of Morocco, who beat China's Wei Liu (red) ©AIBA/Facebook

Irish light heavyweight Joseph Ward (blue) proved too strong for Uzbekistan's Elshod Rasulov (red) ©AIBA/Facebook

Light heavyweight Julio La Cruz (blue) completed a hat-trick of wins for Cuba on the night, overcoming Russia's Pavel Silyagin (red) ©AIBA/Facebook

The final bout of the session was won by French super heavyweight Tony Yoka against Great Britain's Joe Joyce ©AIBA/Facebook

Great Britain's two-time former world champion Amir Khan, who is a special guest at the World Championships, took in the sites of Qatar's capital Doha today ©Hill+Knowlton Strategies