Boxing at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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Boxing at the 1928 Summer Olympics on a stamp of the Netherlands

These are the results of the boxing competition at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. Medals were awarded in 8 weight classes. The competitions were held from August 7, 1928 to August 12, 1928.

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 144 boxers from 29 nations competed at the Amsterdam Games:

Argentina (8) Czechoslovakia (3) Germany (8) Italy (7) Netherlands (6) South Africa (6)
Austria (1) Denmark (6) Great Britain (8) Japan (2) New Zealand (2) Spain (6)
Belgium (6) Estonia (1) Greece (2) Lithuania (2) Norway (5) Sweden (8)
Canada (7) Finland (3) Hungary (4) Luxembourg (5) Poland (4) United States (8)
Chile (4) France (8) Ireland (8) Mexico (4) Rhodesia (2)
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Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
(-50.8 kg / 112 lb)
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Antal Kocsis
 Hungary
Armand Apell
 France
Carlo Cavagnoli
 Italy
Bantamweight
(-53.5 kg / 118 lb)
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Vittorio Tamagnini
 Italy
John Daley
 United States
Harry Isaacs
 South Africa
Featherweight
(-57.2 kg / 126 lb)
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Bep van Klaveren
 Netherlands
Víctor Peralta
 Argentina
Harold Devine
 United States
Lightweight
(-61.2 kg / 135 lb)
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Carlo Orlandi
 Italy
Stephen Halaiko
 United States
Gunnar Berggren
 Sweden
Welterweight
(-66.7 kg / 147 lb)
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Ted Morgan
 New Zealand
Raúl Landini
 Argentina
Raymond Smillie
 Canada
Middleweight
(-72.6 kg / 160 lb)
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Piero Toscani
 Italy
Jan Heřmánek
 Czechoslovakia
Léonard Steyaert
 Belgium
Light heavyweight
(-79.4 kg / 175 lb)
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Víctor Avendaño
 Argentina
Ernst Pistulla
 Germany
Karel Miljon
 Netherlands
Heavyweight
(over 79.4 kg/175 lb)
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Arturo Rodríguez
 Argentina
Nils Ramm
 Sweden
Michael Michaelsen
 Denmark

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 3 0 1 4
2  Argentina (ARG) 2 2 0 4
3  Netherlands (NED) 1 0 1 2
4  Hungary (HUN) 1 0 0 1
 New Zealand (NZL) 1 0 0 1
6  United States (USA) 0 2 1 3
7  Sweden (SWE) 0 1 1 2
8  France (FRA) 0 1 0 1
 Germany (GER) 0 1 0 1
 Czechoslovakia (TCH) 0 1 0 1
11  Belgium (BEL) 0 0 1 1
 Canada (CAN) 0 0 1 1
 Denmark (DEN) 0 0 1 1
 South Africa (RSA) 0 0 1 1

References[edit]

Coordinates: 52°20′40″N 4°51′22″E / 52.3444°N 4.8560°E / 52.3444; 4.8560