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)
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Frankie Genaro
 United States
Anders Petersen
 Denmark
William Cuthbertson
 Great Britain
Bantamweight
(-53.5 kg / 118 lb)
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Clarence Walker
 South Africa
Clifford Graham
 Canada
George McKenzie
 Great Britain
Featherweight
(-57.2 kg / 126 lb)
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Paul Fritsch
 France
Jean Gachet
 France
Edoardo Garzena
 Italy
Lightweight
(-61.2 kg / 135 lb)
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Samuel Mosberg
 United States
Gotfred Johansen
 Denmark
Clarence Newton
 Canada
Welterweight
(-66.7 kg / 147 lb)
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Bert Schneider
 Canada
Alexander Ireland
 Great Britain
Frederick Colberg
 United States
Middleweight
(-72.6 kg / 160 lb)
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Harry Mallin
 Great Britain
Georges Prud'Homme
 Canada
Moe Herscovitch
 Canada
Light heavyweight
(-79.4 kg / 175 lb)
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Eddie Eagan
 United States
Sverre Sørsdal
 Norway
Harold Franks
 Great Britain
Heavyweight
(over 79.4 kg/175 lb)
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Ronald Rawson
 Great Britain
Søren Petersen
 Denmark
Albert Eluère
 France

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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