Boxing at the 1920 Summer Olympics

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These are the results of the boxing competition at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp. Medals were awarded in 8 weight classes. The competitions were held from August 21, 1920 to August 24, 1920.

Boxing

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 116 boxers from 12 nations competed at the Antwerp Games:

Argentina (1) France (15) Norway (14)
Belgium (13) Great Britain (16) South Africa (7)
Canada (8) Italy (5) Switzerland (1)
Denmark (12) Netherlands (8) United States (16)

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
(-50.8 kg / 112 lb)
details
 Frankie Genaro
United States (USA)
 Anders Petersen
Denmark (DEN)
 William Cuthbertson
Great Britain (GBR)
Bantamweight
(-53.5 kg / 118 lb)
details
 Clarence Walker
South Africa (RSA)
 Clifford Graham
Canada (CAN)
 George McKenzie
Great Britain (GBR)
Featherweight
(-57.2 kg / 126 lb)
details
 Paul Fritsch
France (FRA)
 Jean Gachet
France (FRA)
 Edoardo Garzena
Italy (ITA)
Lightweight
(-61.2 kg / 135 lb)
details
 Samuel Mosberg
United States (USA)
 Gotfred Johansen
Denmark (DEN)
 Clarence Newton
Canada (CAN)
Welterweight
(-66.7 kg / 147 lb)
details
 Bert Schneider
Canada (CAN)
 Alexander Ireland
Great Britain (GBR)
 Frederick Colberg
United States (USA)
Middleweight
(-72.6 kg / 160 lb)
details
 Harry Mallin
Great Britain (GBR)
 Georges Prud'Homme
Canada (CAN)
 Moe Herscovitch
Canada (CAN)
Light heavyweight
(-79.4 kg / 175 lb)
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 Eddie Eagan
United States (USA)
 Sverre Sørsdal
Norway (NOR)
 Harold Franks
Great Britain (GBR)
Heavyweight
(over 79.4 kg/175 lb)
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 Ronald Rawson
Great Britain (GBR)
 Søren Petersen
Denmark (DEN)
 Albert Eluère
France (FRA)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 3 0 1 4
2  Great Britain (GBR) 2 1 3 6
3  Canada (CAN) 1 2 2 5
4  France (FRA) 1 1 1 3
5  South Africa (RSA) 1 0 0 1
6  Denmark (DEN) 0 3 0 3
7  Norway (NOR) 0 1 0 1
8  Italy (ITA) 0 0 1 1

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