France's Estelle Mossely reached the lightweight final after inflicting a first World Championship defeat on Ireland's Katie Taylor since 2005 ©AIBA


Kazakhshtan's Nazym Kyzaibay (blue) beat North Korea's Young Gum U to move within one win of defending her light flyweight title ©AIBA

Bulgaria's Stoyka Petrova (red) got the better of the United States' Christina Cruz in their bantamweight semi-final ©AIBA

Light welterweight Kellie Harrington (red) overcame Canada's Sara Kali to give her the chance of becoming only the second Irishwoman to claim a World Championship gold medal after Taylor ©AIBA

Kazakhstan's Valentina Khalzova (red) won her last-four encounter with Germany's Nadine Apetz at welterweight ©AIBA

China's Xiaoli Yang is on the brink of retaining her light heavyweight crown after defeating the US's Franchon Crews ©AIBA

Thai flyweight Peamwilai Laopeam edged France's Sarah Ourahmoune on a split decision ©AIBA

Italy's Alessia Mesiano (red) saw off the challenge of Bulgaria's Denitsa Eliseeva in the penultimate round of the featherweight competition ©AIBA

US Olympic middleweight champion Claressa Shields downed Chinese Taipei's Nien-Chin Chen to edge closer to retaining her world title ©AIBA

US heavyweight Shadasia Green earned a hard-fought semi-final win over Turkey's Sennur Demir ©AIBA