Boxing at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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Final results for the Boxing competition at the 1968 Summer Olympics.

Results[edit]

Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Francisco Rodríguez VEN
Silver Jee Yong-Ju KOR
Bronze Hubert Skrzypczak POL
Bronze Harlan Marbley USA

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Flyweight (– 51 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Ricardo Delgado MEX
Silver Artur Olech POL
Bronze Servílio de Oliveira BRA
Bronze Leo Rwabdogo UGA

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Bantamweight (– 54 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Valerian Sokolov URS
Silver Eridadi Mukwanga UGA
Bronze Eiji Morioka JPN
Bronze Chang Kyou-Chul KOR

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Featherweight (– 57 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Antonio Roldán MEX
Silver Alberto Robinson USA
Bronze Philip Waruinge KEN
Bronze Ivan Mihailov BUL

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Lightweight (– 60 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Ronnie Harris USA
Silver Józef Grudzień POL
Bronze Zvonimir Vujin YUG
Bronze Calistrat Cuţov ROU

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Light Welterweight (– 63.5 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Jerzy Kulej POL
Silver Enrique Regüeiferos CUB
Bronze Arto Nilsson FIN
Bronze James Wallington USA

Quartersfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Welterweight (– 67 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Manfred Wolke GDR
Silver Joseph Bessala CMR
Bronze Mario Guilloti ARG
Bronze Vladimir Musalimov URS

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Boris Lagutin URS
Silver Rolando Garbey CUB
Bronze John Lee Baldwin USA
Bronze Günther Meier FRG

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Middleweight (– 75 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Chris Finnegan GBR
Silver Aleksei Kiselyov URS
Bronze Agustín Zaragoza MEX
Bronze Al Jones USA

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Daniel Poznyak URS
Silver Ion Monea ROU
Bronze Georgi Stankov BUL
Bronze Stanislaw Dragan POL

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Heavyweight (+ 81 kg)[edit]

RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold George Foreman USA
Silver Ionas Chepulis URS
Bronze Giorgio Bambini ITA
Bronze Joaquín Rocha MEX

First round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Soviet Union (URS) 3 2 1 6
2  United States (USA) 2 1 4 7
3  Mexico (MEX) 2 0 2 4
4  Poland (POL) 1 2 2 5
5  East Germany (GDR) 1 0 0 1
 Great Britain (GBR) 1 0 0 1
 Venezuela (VEN) 1 0 0 1
8  Cuba (CUB) 0 2 0 2
9  South Korea (KOR) 0 1 1 2
 Romania (ROU) 0 1 1 2
 Uganda (UGA) 0 1 1 2
12  Cameroon (CMR) 0 1 0 1
13  Bulgaria (BUL) 0 0 2 2
14  Argentina (ARG) 0 0 1 1
 Brazil (BRA) 0 0 1 1
 Finland (FIN) 0 0 1 1
 Italy (ITA) 0 0 1 1
 Japan (JPN) 0 0 1 1
 Kenya (KEN) 0 0 1 1
 West Germany (FRG) 0 0 1 1
 Yugoslavia (YUG) 0 0 1 1

Further reading[edit]

  • Florio, John; Shapiro, Ouisie (2013). One Punch from the Promised Land: Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the Myth of the Heavyweight Title. Lyons Press. p. 279. ISBN 978-0-7627-8300-7. 

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