Saidjamshid Jafarov (-75 kg) entered the ring against Moriwaki Yuito from Japan. Jafarov won the competition with a convincing score and went to the next stage.
Now he will face Azerbaijan's Kozimzoda Mirsharif in the quarterfinals on November 1.
After the victory, Saidjamshid Jafarov shared his thoughts with SPORTS.uz.
"I'm going from battle to battle. This time I focused on hitting the opponent's liver more than in the previous fight. Therefore, the battle ended in a positive way.
I did not feel the strong side of the Japanese boxer. But his defense was strong. By the fans' support, we will return home with a victory, - said the boxer.