Boxing at the 1920 Summer Olympics – Men's middleweight

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Men's middleweight boxing
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
Venue Antwerp Zoo auditorium
Dates August 21–24
Competitors 17 from 9 nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Harry Mallin  Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Georges Prud'Homme  Canada
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Moe Herscovitch  Canada
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Boxing at the
1920 Summer Olympics
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Flyweight   men
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The men's middleweight event was part of the boxing programme at the 1920 Summer Olympics. The weight class was the third-heaviest contested, and allowed boxers of up to 160 pounds (72.6 kilograms). The competition was held from August 21, 1920 to August 24, 1920.

17 boxers from nine nations competed.


Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
         Martin Olsen (DEN) W  
         Edward White (GBR) L  
           Martin Olsen (DEN) L  
         Hjalmar Strømme (NOR) W  
         Hjalmar Strømme (NOR) W  
 Jean Dortet (FRA) W      Jean Dortet (FRA) L  
 Georges Simonon (BEL) L        Hjalmar Strømme (NOR) L  
         Georges Prud'Homme (CAN) W  
         Georges Prud'Homme (CAN) W  
         Antoine Masson (BEL) L  
         Georges Prud'Homme (CAN) W
         Marcel Rey-Golliet (FRA) L  
         Marcel Rey-Golliet (FRA) W  
         Georg Kruse (DEN) L  
           Georges Prud'Homme (CAN) L
         Harry Mallin (GBR) W
         Harry Mallin (GBR) W
         Joseph Cranston (USA) L  
         Harry Mallin (GBR) W
         Samuel Lagonia (USA) L  
         Samuel Lagonia (USA) W  
         Rolf Jacobsen (NOR) L  
         Harry Mallin (GBR) W   Bronze medal bout
         Moe Herscovitch (CAN) L  
         William Bradley (RSA) W    Moe Herscovitch (CAN) W
         Jan Hesterman (NED) L    Hjalmar Strømme (NOR) L
         William Bradley (RSA) L
         Moe Herscovitch (CAN) W  
         Moe Herscovitch (CAN) W
         Paul Munting (NED) L  


  • Belgium Olympic Committee (1957). Olympic Games Antwerp 1920: Official Report (in French). 
  • Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 26 August 2007.