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Boxing at the 1936 Summer Olympics

These are the results of the boxing competition at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin. Medals were awarded in eight weight classes. The competitions were held from 10 to 15 August.[1]

The competition featured prominently in the French film L'as des as (1982), whose main character, played by Jean-Paul Belmondo, was the fictitious coach of the French boxing team.

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 179 boxers from 31 nations competed at the Berlin Games:

  Argentina (8)   Czechoslovakia (8)   Great Britain (8)   New Zealand (3)   Switzerland (8)
  Australia (3)   Denmark (8)   Hungary (6)   Norway (6)   United States (8)
  Austria (6)   Egypt (4)   Italy (8)   Philippines (5)   Uruguay (7)
  Belgium (8)   Estonia (2)   Japan (5)   Poland (7)
  Canada (4)   Finland (6)   Luxembourg (5)   Romania (4)
  Chile (4)   France (6)   Mexico (4)   South Africa (6)
  Republic of China (2)   Germany (8)   Netherlands (8)   Sweden (4)

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Germany (GER)2215
2  France (FRA)2002
3  Argentina (ARG)1124
4  Italy (ITA)1102
5  Finland (FIN)1001
  Hungary (HUN)1001
7  Norway (NOR)0112
  United States (USA)0112
9  Estonia (EST)0101
  South Africa (RSA)0101
11  Denmark (DEN)0011
  Mexico (MEX)0011
  Sweden (SWE)0011
Totals (13 nations)88824

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boxing at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 9 November 2018.

External linksEdit