Boxing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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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.

Contents

Medal summary[edit]

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

Events[edit]

Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)[edit]

  • 25 competitors from 25 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Paul Gonzales USA
Silver Salvatore Todisco ITA
Bronze Marcelino Bolivar VEN
Bronze Keith Mwila ZAM

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Flyweight (– 51 kg)[edit]

  • 31 competitors from 31 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Steve McCrory USA
Silver Redzep Redzepovski YUG
Bronze Eyüp Can TUR
Bronze Ibrahim Bilali KEN

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Bantamweight (– 54 kg)[edit]

  • 35 competitors from 35 countries


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

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Third round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Featherweight (57 kg)[edit]

  • 37 competitors from 37 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Meldrick Taylor USA
Silver Peter Konyegwachie NGR
Bronze Omar Catari VEN
Bronze Turgut Aykaç TUR

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Third round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Lightweight (– 60 kg)[edit]

  • 40 competitors from 40 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Pernell Whitaker USA
Silver Luis Ortiz PUR
Bronze Chun Chil-Sung KOR
Bronze Martin Ndongo-Ebanga CMR

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Third round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Light Welterweight (– 63.5 kg)[edit]

  • 31 competitors from 31 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Jerry Page USA
Silver Dhawee Umponmaha THA
Bronze Mircea Fulger ROU
Bronze Mirko Puzović YUG

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Third round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Welterweight (– 67 kg)[edit]

  • 34 competitors from 34 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Mark Breland USA
Silver An Young-Su KOR
Bronze Joni Nyman FIN
Bronze Luciano Bruno ITA

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Third round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)[edit]

  • 34 competitors from 34 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Frank Tate USA
Silver Shawn O'Sullivan CAN
Bronze Christophe Tiozzo FRA
Bronze Manfred Zielonka FRG

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Third round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Middleweight (– 75 kg)[edit]

  • 27 competitors from 27 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Shin Joon-Sup KOR
Silver Virgil Hill USA
Bronze Aristides González PUR
Bronze Mohamed Zaoui ALG

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Puerto Rican Aristides González (right) defeats Samoan Paulo Tuvale

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)[edit]

  • 24 competitors from 24 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Anton Josipović YUG
Silver Kevin Barry NZL
Bronze Evander Holyfield USA
Bronze Mustapha Moussa ALG

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

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

Final[edit]

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 USA
Silver Willie DeWit CAN
Bronze Angelo Musone ITA
Bronze Arnold Vanderlyde NED

First round[edit]

Second round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)[edit]

  • 11 competitors from 11 countries


RANK NAME ATHLETE COUNTRY
Gold Tyrell Biggs USA
Silver Francesco Damiani ITA
Bronze Robert Wells GBR
Bronze Aziz Salihu YUG

First round[edit]

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • BC Amateur Boxing New
  1. ^ a b AP (12 August 1984). "Holyfield loses appeal, but gains bronze". Boca Raton News. p. 4D. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 

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