Croft twins through to Commonwealth Games quarter finals

Tuesday 2nd August 2022 4:01 pm
Ioan Croft Commonwealth Games 2022
Ioan Croft takes on fluid and advice in between rounds during his fight against Jean Jordy Vadamootoo (@sportingwales )

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BOXING brothers Ioan and Garan Coft are targeting medals at the Commonwealth Games after both earned unanimous points decisions this afternoon to make the quarter finals.

The identical 20-year-old twins from Crymych are through to the last eight on Thursday where victories will guarantee at least a bronze medal.

Welsh Boxing - Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Team
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Boxing twins Ioan and Garan Croft (SPORTINGWALES )

Welterweight Ioan, who comfortably outpointed Jean Jordy Vadamootoo, of Mauritius, today will face Luwis Zakeyu Mbewe of Malawi on Thursday.

Light-middleweight Garan had to work for his win against the experienced Abdul-Afeez Osoba of Nigeria, who finished the bout strongly.

The Cardigan ABC boxer is up against Mauritian Merven Clair next.

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