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Boxing at the 1984 Summer Olympics took place in the Memorial Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California, United States. The boxing schedule began on July 29 and ended on August 11. Twelve men's boxing events were contested.

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Light flyweight (– 48 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Paul Gonzales
United States (USA)
22x20px Salvatore Todisco
Italy (ITA)
22x20px Marcelino Bolivar
Venezuela (VEN)
22x20px Keith Mwila
Zambia (ZAM)
Flyweight (– 51 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Steve McCrory
United States (USA)
22x20px Redzep Redzepovski
Yugoslavia (YUG)
22x20px Eyüp Can
Turkey (TUR)
22x20px Ibrahim Bilali
Kenya (KEN)
Bantamweight (– 54 kg)
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22x20px Maurizio Stecca
Italy (ITA)
22x20px Héctor López
Mexico (MEX)
22x20px Dale Walters
Canada (CAN)
22x20px Pedro Nolasco
Dominican Republic (DOM)
Featherweight (– 57 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Meldrick Taylor
United States (USA)
22x20px Peter Konyegwachie
Nigeria (NGR)
22x20px Omar Catari
Venezuela (VEN)
22x20px Turgut Aykaç
Turkey (TUR)
Lightweight (– 60 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Pernell Whitaker
United States (USA)
22x20px Luis Ortiz
Puerto Rico (PUR)
22x20px Chun Chil-Sung
South Korea (KOR)
22x20px Martin Ndongo-Ebanga
Cameroon (CMR)
Light welterweight (– 63.5 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Jerry Page
United States (USA)
22x20px Dhawee Umponmaha
Thailand (THA)
22x20px Mircea Fulger
Romania (ROU)
22x20px Mirko Puzović
Yugoslavia (YUG)
Welterweight (– 67 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Mark Breland
United States (USA)
22x20px An Young-Su
South Korea (KOR)
22x20px Joni Nyman
Finland (FIN)
22x20px Luciano Bruno
Italy (ITA)
Light middleweight (– 71 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Frank Tate
United States (USA)
22x20px Shawn O'Sullivan
Canada (CAN)
22x20px Christophe Tiozzo
France (FRA)
22x20px Manfred Zielonka
West Germany (FRG)
Middleweight (– 75 kg)
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22x20px Shin Joon-Sup
South Korea (KOR)
Flag of the United States.svg.png Virgil Hill
United States (USA)
22x20px Aristides González
Puerto Rico (PUR)
22x20px Mohamed Zaoui
Algeria (ALG)
Light heavyweight (– 81 kg)
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22x20px Anton Josipović
Yugoslavia (YUG)
22x20px Kevin Barry
New Zealand (NZL)
Flag of the United States.svg.png Evander Holyfield
United States (USA)
22x20px Mustapha Moussa
Algeria (ALG)
Heavyweight (– 91 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Henry Tillman
United States (USA)
22x20px Willie DeWit
Canada (CAN)
22x20px Angelo Musone
Italy (ITA)
22x20px Arnold Vanderlyde
Netherlands (NED)
Super heavyweight (+ 91 kg)
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Flag of the United States.svg.png Tyrell Biggs
United States (USA)
22x20px Francesco Damiani
Italy (ITA)
22x20px Robert Wells
Great Britain (GBR)
22x20px Aziz Salihu
Yugoslavia (YUG)

EventsEdit

Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)Edit

  • 25 competitors from 25 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Paul Gonzales Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Salvatore Todisco 22x20px ITA
Bronze Marcelino Bolivar 22x20px VEN
Bronze Keith Mwila 22x20px ZAM

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Flyweight (– 51 kg)Edit

  • 31 competitors from 31 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Steve McCrory Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Redzep Redzepovski 22x20px YUG
Bronze Eyüp Can 22x20px TUR
Bronze Ibrahim Bilali 22x20px KEN

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Bantamweight (– 54 kg)Edit

  • 35 competitors from 35 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Maurizio Stecca 22x20px ITA
Silver Héctor López 22x20px MEX
Bronze Dale Walters 22x20px CAN
Bronze Pedro Nolasco 22x20px DOM

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

Third RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Featherweight (57 kg)Edit

  • 37 competitors from 37 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Meldrick Taylor Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Peter Konyegwachie 22x20px NGR
Bronze Omar Catari 22x20px VEN
Bronze Turgut Aykaç 22x20px TUR

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

Third RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Lightweight (– 60 kg)Edit

  • 40 competitors from 40 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Pernell Whitaker Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Luis Ortiz 22x20px PUR
Bronze Chun Chil-Sung 22x20px KOR
Bronze Martin Ndongo-Ebanga 22x20px CMR

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

Third RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Light Welterweight (– 63.5 kg)Edit

  • 31 competitors from 31 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Jerry Page Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Dhawee Umponmaha 22x20px THA
Bronze Mircea Fulger 22x20px ROU
Bronze Mirko Puzović 22x20px YUG

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

Third RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Welterweight (– 67 kg)Edit

  • 34 competitors from 34 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Mark Breland Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver An Young-Su 22x20px KOR
Bronze Joni Nyman 22x20px FIN
Bronze Luciano Bruno 22x20px ITA

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

Third RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)Edit

  • 34 competitors from 34 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Frank Tate Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Shawn O'Sullivan 22x20px CAN
Bronze Christophe Tiozzo 22x20px FRA
Bronze Manfred Zielonka 22x20px FRG

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

Third RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Middleweight (– 75 kg)Edit

  • 27 competitors from 27 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Shin Joon-Sup 22x20px KOR
Silver Virgil Hill Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Bronze Aristides González 22x20px PUR
Bronze Mohamed Zaoui 22x20px ALG

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

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QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)Edit

  • 24 competitors from 24 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Anton Josipović 22x20px YUG
Silver Kevin Barry 22x20px NZL
Bronze Evander Holyfield Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Bronze Mustapha Moussa 22x20px ALG

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

Holyfield was disqualified for punching Barry after the referee had called stop.[1]

FinalEdit

Barry was knocked out by Holyfield's illegal punch in the semifinal; under IABA health regulation he was not allowed to box for 28 days, so scratched from the final.[1]


Heavyweight (– 91 kg)Edit

  • 15 competitors from 15 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Henry Tillman Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Willie DeWit 22x20px CAN
Bronze Angelo Musone 22x20px ITA
Bronze Arnold Vanderlyde 22x20px NED

First RoundEdit

Second RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)Edit

  • 11 competitors from 11 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Tyrell Biggs Flag of the United States.svg.png USA
Silver Francesco Damiani 22x20px ITA
Bronze Robert Wells 22x20px GBR
Bronze Aziz Salihu 22x20px YUG

First RoundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • BC Amateur Boxing New

External linksEdit

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