Boxing at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's flyweight

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Men's flyweight boxing
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Venue ExCeL Exhibition Centre
Date 30 July to 12 August
Competitors 26 from 26 nations
Medalists
Gold medal    Cuba
Silver medal    Mongolia
Bronze medal    Russia
Bronze medal    Ireland
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Boxing at the
2012 Summer Olympics

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Men Women
  49 kg     51 kg  
  52 kg     60 kg  
  56 kg     75 kg  
  60 kg      
  64 kg      
  69 kg      
  75 kg      
  81 kg      
  91 kg      
  +91 kg      

The men's flyweight boxing competition at the 2012 Olympic Games in London was held from 30 July to 12 August at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre. The gold medal was won by Robeisy Ramírez [1]

Twenty-six boxers from 26 nations are competing.

Competition format[edit]

Like all Olympic boxing events, the competition was a straight single-elimination tournament.[2] This competition consisted of 26 boxers who had qualified for the competition through various qualifying tournaments held in 2011 and 2012. The competition began with a preliminary round on 30 July, where the number of competitors was reduced to 16, and concluded with a final on 12 August.[3] As there were less than 32 boxers in the competition a number of boxers received a bye for the preliminary round. Both semifinal losers were awarded bronze medals, so no boxers competed again after their first loss.

All bouts consist of three three minute periods where the boxers receive points for every successful punch they landed on their opponent's head or upper body.[2] The boxer with the most points at the end of the bouts wins. If a boxer is knocked to the ground and cannot get up before the referee counts to 10 then the bout is over and the opponent wins.

Schedule[edit]

All times are British Summer Time (UTC+1)

Date Time Round
Monday 30 July 2012 13:30 & 20:30 Round of 32
Friday 3 August 2012 13:30 & 20:30 Round of 16
Tuesday 7 August 2012 20:30 Quarter-finals
Friday 10 August 2012 20:30 Semi-finals
Sunday 12 August 2012 13:30 Final

Results[edit]

Finals[edit]

Semi-finals Final
  Misha Aloyan (RUS) 11  
  Nyambayaryn Tögstsogt (MGL) 15  
 
      Nyambayaryn Tögstsogt (MGL) 14
    Robeisy Ramírez (CUB) 17
  Michael Conlan (IRL) 10
  Robeisy Ramírez (CUB) 20  

Top half[edit]

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
      
           M Aloyan (RUS) 14  
  S Brahimi (ALG) 14       S Brahimi (ALG) 9  
  J Woods (AUS) 12         M Aloyan (RUS) 23  
  J-C Pak (PRK) 8         J Cintrón (PUR) 13  
  J Henriques (BRA) 12       J Henriques (BRA) 13  
  O Oteng (BOT) 12       J Cintrón (PUR) 18  
  J Cintrón (PUR) 14         M Aloyan (RUS) 11
             N Tögstsogt (MGL) 15
           J Latipov (UZB) 21  
  H Abdelaal (EGY) 19       H Abdelaal (EGY) 11  
  B Gicharu (KEN) 16         J Latipov (UZB) 10  
  E Mamishzada (AZE) 11         N Tögstsogt (MGL) 15  
  N Tögstsogt (MGL) 18       N Tögstsogt (MGL) 17       
           V Picardi (ITA) 16       
      

Bottom half[edit]

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
      
           R Warren (USA) 18  
  N Oubaali (FRA) 22       N Oubaali (FRA) 19  
  A Faisal (AFG) 9         N Oubaali (FRA) 18  
  J Lavigilante (MRI) 14         M Conlan (IRL) 22  
  D Micah (GHA) 18       D Micah (GHA) 8  
           M Conlan (IRL) 19  
             M Conlan (IRL) 10
  C Butdee (THA) 24         R Ramírez (CUB) 20
  S Eker (TUR) 10       C Butdee (THA) 10  
  K Susa (JPN) 7       R Ramírez (CUB) 22  
  R Ramírez (CUB) 19         R Ramírez (CUB) 16  
  I Suleimenov (KAZ) 13         A Selby (GBR) 11  
  S Ntuve (SWE) 8       I Suleimenov (KAZ) 15       
           A Selby (GBR) 19       
      

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Flyweight gold for Robeisy Carrazana Ramirez". BBC Sport. 12 August 2012. Retrieved 14 September 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Men's flyweight competition format. Accessed 2 May 2012.
  3. ^ Men's flyweight Accessed 18 July 2012.