1999 World Amateur Boxing Championships

The Men's 1999 World Amateur Boxing Championships were held in Houston, United States from August 15 to August 29. The tenth edition of this competition, a year before the Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, was organised by the world governing body for amateur boxing AIBA.

1999 AIBA World Boxing Championships
VenueGeorge R. Brown Convention Center
LocationHouston, United States
Start dateAugust 15, 1999 (1999-08-15)
End dateAugust 29, 1999 (1999-08-29)

Medal winnersEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Light Flyweight
(– 48 kilograms)
  Brian Viloria
United States
  Maikro Romero
Cuba
  Aleksan Nalbandyan
Russia

  Suban Punnon
Thailand

Flyweight
(– 51 kilograms)
  Bulat Jumadilov
Kazakhstan
  Omar Andrés Narváez
Argentina
  Waldemar Cucereanu
Romania

  Andrzej Rzany
Poland

Bantamweight
(– 54 kilograms)
  George Olteanu
Romania
  Kamil Djamaloudinov
Russia
  Benoit Gaudet
Canada

  Sachis Mechchiyev
Belarus

Featherweight
(– 57 kilograms)
  Ricardo Juarez
United States
  Tulkunbay Turgunov
Uzbekistan
  Ramaz Paliani
Turkey

  Ovidiu Bobirnat
Romania

Lightweight
(– 60 kilograms)
  Mario Kindelán
Cuba
  Aleksey Steponov
Russia
  Gheorghe Lungu
Romania

  Dimitar Stilianov
Bulgaria

Light Welterweight
(– 63,5 kilograms)
  Mahammatkodir Abdoollayev
Uzbekistan
  Willy Blain
France
  Ali Ahraoui
Germany

  Lukáš Konecný
Czech Republic

Welterweight
(– 67 kilograms)
  Juan Hernández Sierra
Cuba
  Timur Gaydalov
Russia
  Leonard Bundu
Italy

  Lucian Bute
Romania

Light Middleweight
(– 71 kilograms)
  Marian Simion
Romania
  Jorge Gutiérrez
Cuba
  Frédéric Esther
France

  Yermakhan Ibraimov
Kazakhstan

Middleweight
(– 75 kilograms)
  Utkirbek Haydarov
Uzbekistan
  Adrian Diaconu
Romania
  Yevgeniy Kasantsev
Russia

  Akin Kuloglu
Turkey

Light Heavyweight
(– 81 kilograms)
  Michael Simms
United States
  John Dovi
France
  Aleksey Trofimov
Ukraine

  Ali Ismayilov
Azerbaijan

Heavyweight
(– 91 kilograms)
  Michael Bennett
United States
  Félix Savón
Cuba
  Kevin Evans
Wales

  Steffen Kretschmann
Germany

Super Heavyweight
(+ 91 kilograms)
  Sinan Samil Sam
Turkey
  Mukhtarkhan Dildabekov
Kazakhstan
  Felix Dyachuk
Russia

  Paolo Vidoz
Italy

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)4004
2  Cuba (CUB)2305
3  Romania (ROU)2147
4  Uzbekistan (UZB)2103
5  Kazakhstan (KAZ)1113
6  Turkey (TUR)1023
7  Russia (RUS)0336
8  France (FRA)0213
9  Argentina (ARG)0101
10  Germany (GER)0022
  Italy (ITA)0022
12  Azerbaijan (AZE)0011
  Belarus (BLR)0011
  Bulgaria (BUL)0011
  Canada (CAN)0011
  Czech Republic (CZE)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
  Thailand (THA)0011
  Ukraine (UKR)0011
  Wales (WAL)0011
Totals (20 nations)12122448

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