1989 World Amateur Boxing Championships

The Men's 1989 World Amateur Boxing Championships were held in Moscow, Soviet Union from September 17 to October 1, 1989. The fifth edition of this competition, held a year after the Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, was organised by the world governing body for amateur boxing AIBA.

1989 AIBA World Boxing Championships
VenueOlympic Stadium
LocationMoscow, Soviet Union
Start dateSeptember 17, 1989 (1989-09-17)
End dateOctober 1, 1989 (1989-10-01)
A Soviet stamp dedicated to the 1989 World Amateur Boxing Championships

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)52411
2  Cuba (CUB)4419
3  East Germany (GDR)1427
4  United States (USA)1023
5  Romania (ROU)1012
6  Bulgaria (BUL)0202
7  North Korea (PRK)0033
8  Hungary (HUN)0022
  West Germany (FRG)0022
10  Australia (AUS)0011
  Czechoslovakia (TCH)0011
  Egypt (EGY)0011
  Ireland (IRL)0011
  Italy (ITA)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
  Yugoslavia (YUG)0011
Totals (16 nations)12122448


Medal winnersEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Light Flyweight
(– 48 kilograms)
  Eric Griffin
United States
  Rogelio Marcelo
Cuba
  Kim Dok-Nam
North Korea

  Nshan Munchyan
Soviet Union

Flyweight
(– 51 kilograms)
  Yuri Arbachakov
Soviet Union
  Pedro Orlando Reyes
Cuba
  Li Gwang-Sik
North Korea

  Krzysztof Wróblewski
Poland

Bantamweight
(– 54 kilograms)
  Enrique Carríon
Cuba
  Serafim Todorov
Bulgaria
  Li Yong-Ho
North Korea

  Luigi Quitadamo
Italy

Featherweight
(– 57 kilograms)
  Ayrat Khamatov
Soviet Union
  Kirkor Kirkorov
Bulgaria
  Arnaldo Mesa
Cuba

  Jamie Nicolson
Australia

Lightweight
(– 60 kilograms)
  Julio González
Cuba
  Andreas Zülow
East Germany
  Tonga McClain
United States

  Konstantin Tszyu
Soviet Union

Light Welterweight
(– 63,5 kilograms)
  Igor Ruzhnikov
Soviet Union
  Andreas Otto
East Germany
  Vukašin Dobrašinović
Yugoslavia

  Michael Carruth
Ireland

Welterweight
(– 67 kilograms)
  Francisc Vaştag
Romania
  Siegfried Mehnert
East Germany
  Raúl Márquez
United States

  Vladimir Ereshchenko
Soviet Union

Light Middleweight
(– 71 kilograms)
  Israel Akopkokhyan
Soviet Union
  Torsten Schmitz
East Germany
  Rudel Obreja
Romania

  Salem Karim Kabbary
Egypt

Middleweight
(– 75 kilograms)
  Andrey Kurnyavka
Soviet Union
  Angel Espinosa
Cuba
  Zoltán Fuzesy
Hungary

  Sven Ottke
West Germany

Light Heavyweight
(– 81 kilograms)
  Henry Maske
East Germany
  Pablo Romero
Cuba
  Nurmagomed Shanavazov
Soviet Union

  Sandór Hranek
Hungary

Heavyweight
(– 91 kilograms)
  Félix Savón
Cuba
  Evgeni Sudakov
Soviet Union
  Axel Schulz
East Germany

  Bert Teuchert
West Germany

Super Heavyweight
(> 91 kilograms)
  Roberto Balado
Cuba
  Aleksandr Miroshnichenko
Soviet Union
  Maik Heydeck
East Germany

  Ladislav Husarik
Czechoslovakia

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