Boxing at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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These are the results of the boxing competition at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. Medals were awarded in 8 weight classes. The competitions were held from August 7, 1928 to August 12, 1928.

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 144 boxers from 29 nations competed at the Amsterdam Games:

Argentina (8) Czechoslovakia (3) Germany (8) Italy (7) Netherlands (6) South Africa (6)
Austria (1) Denmark (6) Great Britain (8) Japan (2) New Zealand (2) Spain (6)
Belgium (6) Estonia (1) Greece (2) Lithuania (2) Norway (5) Sweden (8)
Canada (7) Finland (3) Hungary (4) Luxembourg (5) Poland (4) United States (8)
Chile (4) France (8) Ireland (8) Mexico (4) Rhodesia (2)
Boxing

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
(-50.8 kg / 112 lb)
details
 Antal Kocsis
Hungary (HUN)
 Armand Apell
France (FRA)
 Carlo Cavagnoli
Italy (ITA)
Bantamweight
(-53.5 kg / 118 lb)
details
 Vittorio Tamagnini
Italy (ITA)
 John Daley
United States (USA)
 Harry Isaacs
South Africa (RSA)
Featherweight
(-57.2 kg / 126 lb)
details
 Bep van Klaveren
Netherlands (NED)
 Víctor Peralta
Argentina (ARG)
 Harold Devine
United States (USA)
Lightweight
(-61.2 kg / 135 lb)
details
 Carlo Orlandi
Italy (ITA)
 Stephen Halaiko
United States (USA)
 Gunnar Berggren
Sweden (SWE)
Welterweight
(-66.7 kg / 147 lb)
details
 Ted Morgan
New Zealand (NZL)
 Raúl Landini
Argentina (ARG)
 Raymond Smillie
Canada (CAN)
Middleweight
(-72.6 kg / 160 lb)
details
 Piero Toscani
Italy (ITA)
 Jan Heřmánek
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
 Léonard Steyaert
Belgium (BEL)
Light heavyweight
(-79.4 kg / 175 lb)
details
 Víctor Avendaño
Argentina (ARG)
 Ernst Pistulla
Germany (GER)
 Karel Miljon
Netherlands (NED)
Heavyweight
(over 79.4 kg/175 lb)
details
 Arturo Rodríguez
Argentina (ARG)
 Nils Ramm
Sweden (SWE)
 Michael Michaelsen
Denmark (DEN)


Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 3 0 1 4
2  Argentina (ARG) 2 2 0 4
3  Netherlands (NED) 1 0 1 2
4  Hungary (HUN) 1 0 0 1
 New Zealand (NZL) 1 0 0 1
6  United States (USA) 0 2 1 3
7  Sweden (SWE) 0 1 1 2
8  France (FRA) 0 1 0 1
 Germany (GER) 0 1 0 1
 Czechoslovakia (TCH) 0 1 0 1
11  Belgium (BEL) 0 0 1 1
 Canada (CAN) 0 0 1 1
 Denmark (DEN) 0 0 1 1
 South Africa (RSA) 0 0 1 1

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