Thure Ahlqvist

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Thure Ahlqvist
Thure Ahlqvist SOK.jpg
Personal information
Born 20 April 1907
Borås, Sweden
Died 20 March 1983 (aged 75)
Borås, Sweden
Sport Boxing
Club IK Ymer, Borås

Thure Johan Ahlqvist (20 April 1907 – 20 March 1983) was a Swedish lightweight boxer who won a silver medal at the 1932 Summer Olympics. A tall and mobile boxer, Ahlqvist favored distance fight, occasionally throwing straight punches.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Thure Ahlqvist.
  2. ^ Thure Ahlqvist. Swedish Olympic Committee
  3. ^ Boxing at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games: Men's Lightweight.