1991 World Amateur Boxing Championships

The Men's 1991 World Amateur Boxing Championships were held in Sydney, Australia, from November 15 to 23. The sixth edition of this competition, held nearly a year before the Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, was organised by the world's governing body for amateur boxing, AIBA.

1991 AIBA World Boxing Championships
LocationSydney, Australia
Start dateNovember 15, 1991 (1991-11-15)
End dateNovember 23, 1991 (1991-11-23)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Cuba (CUB)4239
2  Bulgaria (BUL)2125
3  Germany (GER)2114
4  Soviet Union (URS)1427
5  United States (USA)1113
6  Hungary (HUN)1001
  Italy (ITA)1001
8  North Korea (PRK)0112
  South Korea (KOR)0112
10  Netherlands (NED)0101
11  Australia (AUS)0022
  Canada (CAN)0022
  Romania (ROU)0022
14  Algeria (ALG)0011
  Egypt (EGY)0011
  New Zealand (NZL)0011
  Nigeria (NGR)0011
  Norway (NOR)0011
  Puerto Rico (PUR)0011
  Turkey (TUR)0011
Totals (20 nations)12122448


Medal winnersEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Light Flyweight
(– 48 kilograms)
  Eric Griffin
United States
  Rogelio Marcelo
Cuba
  Nelson Dieppa
Puerto Rico

  Daniel Petrov
Bulgaria

Flyweight
(– 51 kilograms)
  István Kovács
Hungary
  Choi Chol-Su
North Korea
  Hassan Mustafa
Egypt

  Yuliyan Strogov
Bulgaria

Bantamweight
(– 54 kilograms)
  Serafim Todorov
Bulgaria
  Enrique Carrion
Cuba
  Vladislav Antonov
Soviet Union

  Li Gwang-Sik
North Korea

Featherweight
(– 57 kilograms)
  Kirkor Kirkorov
Bulgaria
  Park Duk-Kyu
South Korea
  Hocine Soltani
Algeria

  Arnaldo Mesa
Cuba

Lightweight
(– 60 kilograms)
  Marco Rudolph
Germany
  Artur Grigoryan
Soviet Union
  Justin Rowsell
Australia

  Vasile Nistor
Romania

Light Welterweight
(– 63,5 kilograms)
  Konstantin Tszyu
Soviet Union
  Vernon Forrest
United States
  Moses James
Nigeria

  Candelario Duvergel
Cuba

Welterweight
(– 67 kilograms)
  Juan Hernández Sierra
Cuba
  Andreas Otto
Germany
  Francisc Vastag
Romania

  Stefan Scriggins
Australia

Light Middleweight
(– 71 kilograms)
  Juan Carlos Lemus
Cuba
  Israel Akopkokhyan
Soviet Union
  Torsten Schmitz
Germany

  Ole Klemetsen
Norway

Middleweight
(– 75 kilograms)
  Tommaso Russo
Italy
  Aleksandr Lebziak
Soviet Union
  Chris Johnson
Canada

  Ramón Garbey
Cuba

Light Heavyweight
(– 81 kilograms)
  Torsten May
Germany
  Andrey Kurnyavka
Soviet Union
  Mehmet Gurgen
Turkey

  Dale Brown
Canada

Heavyweight
(– 91 kilograms)
  Félix Savón
Cuba
  Arnold Vanderlyde
Netherlands
  David Tua
New Zealand

  Chae Sung-Bae
South Korea

Super Heavyweight
(+ 91 kilograms)
  Roberto Balado
Cuba
  Svilen Rusinov
Bulgaria
  Yevgeny Belousov
Soviet Union

  Larry Donald
United States

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