1974 World Amateur Boxing Championships

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The Men's 1974 World Amateur Boxing Championships were held in Havana, Cuba from August 17 to 30. The first edition of this competition, held two years before the Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada, was organised by the world governing body for amateur boxing AIBA. A total number of 274 boxers from 45 countries entered.

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Cuba 5 1 2 8
2  Soviet Union 2 2 4 8
3  United States 1 2 1 4
4  Yugoslavia 1 0 2 3
5  Puerto Rico 1 0 1 2
 Uganda 1 0 1 2
7  Romania 0 2 1 3
8  Venezuela 0 2 0 2
9  Bulgaria 0 1 1 2
10  Kenya 0 1 0 1
11  East Germany 0 0 3 3
12  France 0 0 1 1
 Ghana 0 0 1 1
 Nigeria 0 0 1 1
 Panama 0 0 1 1
 Poland 0 0 1 1
 Spain 0 0 1 1

Medal winners[edit]

Event 1 Gold 2 Silver 3 Bronze
Light Flyweight
(– 48 kilograms)
Cuba Jorge Hernández
Cuba
Kenya Stephen Muchoki
Kenya
Spain Enrique Rodríguez
Spain

Soviet Union Yevgeni Yudin
Soviet Union

Flyweight
(– 51 kilograms)
Cuba Douglas Rodríguez
Cuba
Venezuela Alfredo Pérez
Venezuela
Soviet Union Vladislav Zasypko
Soviet Union

Romania Constantin Gruiescu
Romania

Bantamweight
(– 54 kilograms)
Puerto Rico Wilfredo Gómez
Puerto Rico
Cuba Luis Jorge Romero
Cuba
France Aldo Cosentino
France

Soviet Union David Torosyan
Soviet Union

Featherweight
(– 57 kilograms)
United States Howard Davis
United States
Soviet Union Boris Kuznetsov
Soviet Union
Cuba Mariano Álvarez
Cuba

Panama Rigoberto Garibaldi
Panama

Lightweight
(– 60 kilograms)
Soviet Union Vassily Solomin
Soviet Union
Romania Simion Cuţov
Romania
Cuba Luis Echaide
Cuba

Puerto Rico José Luis Vellon
Puerto Rico

Light Welterweight
(– 63,5 kilograms)
Uganda Ayub Kalule
Uganda
Bulgaria Vladimir Kolev
Bulgaria
East Germany Ulrich Beyer
East Germany

Ghana Amon Kotey
Ghana

Welterweight
(– 67 kilograms)
Cuba Emilio Correa
Cuba
United States Clinton Jackson
United States
Bulgaria Plamen Yankov
Bulgaria

Poland Zbigniew Kicka
Poland

Light Middleweight
(– 71 kilograms)
Cuba Rolando Garbey
Cuba
Venezuela Alfredo Lemus
Venezuela
Soviet Union Anatoliy Klimanov
Soviet Union

Uganda Joseph Nsubuga
Uganda

Middleweight
(– 75 kilograms)
Soviet Union Rufat Riskiyev
Soviet Union
Romania Alec Năstac
Romania
East Germany Bernd Wittenburg
East Germany

Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Dragomir Vujković
Yugoslavia

Light Heavyweight
(– 81 kilograms)
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mate Parlov
Yugoslavia
Soviet Union Oleg Korotayev
Soviet Union
East Germany Ottomar Sachse
East Germany

United States Leon Spinks
United States

Heavyweight
(> 81 kilograms)
Cuba Teófilo Stevenson
Cuba
United States Marvin Stinson
United States
Nigeria Fatai Ayinla
Nigeria

Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Rajko Miljić
Yugoslavia

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