The Israeli was taking on home favourite Venilton Teixeira in the last 16 clash of the men’s -58kg event.

However, while producing only two offensive kicks, it was the four overhead kicks from his opponents which helped him to a 16-2 win.

The 21-year-old can still claim a medal in the repechage

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