Boxing at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's heavyweight

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Men's heavyweight boxing
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Venue ExCeL Exhibition Centre
Date 1–11 August
Competitors 15 from 15 nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Oleksandr Usyk  Ukraine
2nd, silver medalist(s) Clemente Russo  Italy
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Tervel Pulev  Bulgaria
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Teymur Mammadov  Azerbaijan
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The men's heavyweight boxing competition at the 2012 Olympic Games in London was held from 1 to 11 August at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre.

Fifteen boxers from 15 nations are competed.

Competition format[edit]

The competition consisted of a single-elimination tournament. Bronze medals were awarded to both semi-final losers. Bouts were three rounds of three minutes each.[1]


All times are British Summer Time (UTC+1)

Date Time Round
Wednesday 1 August 2012 14:30 & 21:30 Round of 16
Sunday 5 August 2012 21:30 Quarter-finals
Friday 10 August 2012 15:30 Semi-finals
Saturday 11 August 2012 21:30 Final


Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
         Oleksandr Usyk (UKR) 17  
 Artur Beterbiyev (RUS) 10+      Artur Beterbiyev (RUS) 13  
 Michael Hunter (USA) 10        Oleksandr Usyk (UKR) 21  
 Tervel Pulev (BUL) 10        Tervel Pulev (BUL) 5  
 Wang Xuanxuan (CHN) 7      Tervel Pulev (BUL) 13  
 Yamil Peralta (ARG) 13      Yamil Peralta (ARG) 10  
 Chouaib Bouloudinat (ALG) 5        Oleksandr Usyk (UKR) 14
 Teymur Mammadov (AZE) 12        Clemente Russo (ITA) 11
 Jai Opetaia (AUS) 11      Teymur Mammadov (AZE) 19+  
 Julio Castillo (ECU) 12      Siarhei Karneyeu (BLR) 19  
 Siarhei Karneyeu (BLR) 21        Teymur Mammadov (AZE) 13  
 José Larduet (CUB)        Clemente Russo (ITA) 15  
 Ali Mazaheri (IRI) DSQ      José Larduet (CUB) 10      
 Tumba Silva (ANG) WO      Clemente Russo (ITA) 12      
 Clemente Russo (ITA)