Jihad Abu Khadija and Abdul Hakim Jaradat won their opening bouts at the Asian Confederation Schoolboys Boxing Championships in Kuwait.
Abu Khadija won his 61kg contest against Kuwait's Yusuf Al-Shammari and will face Uzbekistan's Nikbaev Merzob in the quarter-finals. Jaradat won his 43kg fight and will face Afghanistan’s Shirazi in the last eight.
There were defeats though for Elias (52kg), Jaafar Timur (58kg) and Abdullah Dalqamuni (70kg).
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