Boxing at the 1954 Asian Games

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Boxing at the 1954 Asian Games on a stamp of the Philippines

The Boxing Tournament at the 1954 Asian Games was held in Manila, Philippines between 5 May and 8 May 1954.

Medalists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
(51 kg) details
Ernesto Sajo
 Philippines
Lee Jang-kyo
 South Korea
Aye Kho
 Burma
Bantamweight
(54 kg) details
Alejandro Ortuoste
 Philippines
Hempala Jayasuriya
 Ceylon
Kichio Miyake
 Japan
Featherweight
(57 kg) details
Park Kum-hyun
 South Korea
Mauro Dizon
 Philippines
Chandrasena Jayasuriya
 Ceylon
Lightweight
(60 kg) details
Celedonio Espinosa
 Philippines
Henry Wong
 Republic of China
Hiroshi Iwabuchi
 Japan
Light welterweight
(63.5 kg) details
Ernesto Porto
 Philippines
Lee Sam-yong
 South Korea
Hisao Inoue
 Japan
Welterweight
(67 kg) details
Kazuma Fujimoto
 Japan
Bulat Bin Ismail
 Singapore
Kim Yoon-seo
 South Korea
Light middleweight
(71 kg) details
Vicente Tunacao
 Philippines
Yutaka Kobashi
 Japan
None awarded

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Philippines 5 1 0 6
2  South Korea 1 2 1 4
3  Japan 1 1 3 5
4  Ceylon 0 1 1 2
5  Republic of China 0 1 0 1
 Singapore 0 1 0 1
7  Burma 0 0 1 1
Total 7 7 6 20

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 37 athletes from 9 nations competed in boxing at the 1954 Asian Games:

References[edit]