David Nyika was given a walkover into the medal round when his Cameroon opponent failed to front.
Meanwhile, Clémentine Noumbissi has brought a gleam of hope to Cameroon at the Games after the 27-year-old athlete won bronze in the women's 90kgs weightlifting.
Five judges‚ five scorecards and three rounds‚ but if you added up their individual scores‚ Blom lost by a single point - but for SA it's an ever-widening chasm.
A Cameroon official has said the eight athletes who vanished from the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games athletes' village may have been "seeking greener pastures". The first three left on April 8, two more on April 9, and three last night.
Team attache Simon Molombe said he did not expect them to return.
"It speaks to the whole relevance (of the Games), not just of the high-performance athletes, in terms of world record holders and achievers and Commonwealth record achievers, but also where this plays in the development of sport across the Commonwealth", said David Grevemberg, CEO of the Commonwealth Games Federation.
"These athletes are guests here in Australia".
Mr Nso said officials have informed Australian police and state officials in Cameroon.
"The authorities are very disappointed with the deserters - some did not even compete. If they are thinking of doing anything other, I would encourage them not to do it".
"If they had given any indication, we would have prevented them from leaving", he said.
Commonwealth Games: Nigeria wins fourth gold medal
India also had a score to settle against the same opponents, who in 2010 have taken the gold at the Delhi Games. The host Australian team is now in the lead with 50 gold medals, 38 silver and 42 bronze.
"We're organising a sporting event, if there are breaches of visas, they will deal with it".
However, he came back strongly and did better in the second round, changing his tactics by landing more body shots and attacking his opponent's defence from different angles.
"It's very worrying, it's not good for the image of the country".
Nigeria on Monday won its first medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.
Three weightlifters and two boxers have not been seen since Tuesday, while another three have since gone missing, including boxer Christelle Ndiang, who disappeared after losing her bout to Australian Skye Nicholson on Tuesday.
Members of the Cameroon team arrive during the opening ceremony.
Five boxers, a swimmer and football player absconded from the Athletes' Village at the Games.
Dozens of athletes were caught trying to remain in Australia after the 200 Sydney Olympic Games, while there was a similar scenario during the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games.
A Border Force spokesman said the Australian Government had worked hard to ensure Games officials and athletes were aware of their visa responsibilities.