New Zealand’s Patrick Mailata secured a place in the super heavyweight final by beating Samoa’s Ishmael Liaina.

He will now face Australia’s Joseph Goodall.

It is the last of the five Continental Championships that serve as direct qualification routes to the International Boxing Association’s World Boxing Championships, due to be held in the German city of Hamburg between August 25 and September 2.

The two finalists in each of the 10 weight categories will secure their places in Hamburg.

All finals will be held tomorrow.