Boxing at the 2014 Commonwealth Games – Heavyweight

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Boxing – Heavyweight
at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
Boxing pictogram.svg
Venue Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre
Dates 27 July – 2 August 2014
Competitors 13 from 13 nations
Medalists
gold medal    Canada
silver medal    New Zealand
bronze medal    Nigeria
bronze medal    Scotland
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The Heavyweight boxing competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland took place between 27 July and 2 August at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre.[1]

Like all Commonwealth boxing events, the competition was a straight single-elimination tournament. Both semifinal losers were awarded bronze medals, so no boxers competed again after their first loss. Bouts consisted of three rounds of three minutes each, with one-minute breaks between rounds. Punches scored only if the front of the glove made full contact with the front of the head or torso of the opponent. Five judges scored each bout; three of the judges had to signal a scoring punch within one second for the punch to score. The winner of the bout was the boxer who scored the most valid punches by the end of the bout.

Schedule[edit]

All times are British Summer Time (UTC+1)

Date Time Round
Sunday 27 July 2014 17:00 & 22:37 Round of 16
Wednesday 30 July 2014 13:20 Quarter-finals
Friday 1 August 2014 19:10 Semi-finals
Saturday 2 August 2014 19:15 Final

Medalists[edit]

Gold Samir El-Mais
 Canada
Silver David Light
 New Zealand
Bronze Efetobor Apochi
 Nigeria
Stephen Lavelle
 Scotland

Results[edit]

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
     
         Samir El-Mais (CAN) 2  
 Warren Baister (ENG) 2      Warren Baister (ENG) 1  
 Steven Ward (NIR) 1        Samir El-Mais (CAN) 3  
 Krystian Borucki (IOM)        Efetobor Apochi (NGR) 0  
 Efetobor Apochi (NGR) TKO      Efetobor Apochi (NGR) 3  
 Jai Opetaia (AUS) 3      Jai Opetaia (AUS) 0  
 Filimaua Hala (SAM) 0        Samir El-Mais (CAN) 2
           David Light (NZL) 1
         Aamritpreet Singh (IND) 0  
 Kody Davies (WAL) 0      Stephen Lavelle (SCO) 3  
 Stephen Lavelle (SCO) 3        Stephen Lavelle (SCO) 1  
 David Light (NZL) KO        David Light (NZL) 2  
 Muhammad Meeraj Omar (MAS)      David Light (NZL) 3      
         Charles Okoth (KEN) 0      
     

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Boxing". glasgow2014.com. Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014.