Ján Zachara

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Olympic medal record
Men’s Boxing
Representing  Czechoslovakia
Gold medal – first place 1952 Helsinki Featherweight

Ján Zachara (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈjaːn ˈzaxara]) (born 27 August 1928 in Kubra near Trenčín, now Slovak Republic) is a former Czechoslovak boxer who won the gold medal in the featherweight division at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki.

Zachara also competed in 1956, losing in a quarterfinal to Pentti Hämäläinen of Finland on points.

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