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Boxing at the 1980 Summer Olympics

Boxing at the 1980 Summer Olympics took place at the Indoor Stadium of the Olympiski Sports Complex in Moscow from 20 July to 2 August. Eleven boxing events (all men's individual) were contested with the participation of 271 fighters from 51 countries.[1]

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Light flyweight
(48kg)
details
Shamil Sabirov
  Soviet Union
Hipólito Ramos
  Cuba
Lee Byong-Uk
  North Korea
Ismail Mustafov
  Bulgaria
Flyweight
(51kg)
details
Petar Lesov
  Bulgaria
Viktor Miroshnichenko
  Soviet Union
Hugh Russell
  Ireland
János Váradi
  Hungary
Bantamweight
(54kg)
details
Juan Bautista Hernández Pérez
  Cuba
Bernardo Pinango
  Venezuela
Michael Anthony
  Guyana
Dumitru Cipere
  Romania
Featherweight
(57kg)
details
Rudi Fink
  East Germany
Adolfo Horta
  Cuba
Viktor Rybakov
  Soviet Union
Krzysztof Kosedowski
  Poland
Lightweight
(60kg)
details
Ángel Herrera
  Cuba
Viktor Demyanenko
  Soviet Union
Kazimierz Adach
  Poland
Richard Nowakowski
  East Germany
Light welterweight
(63.5kg)
details
Patrizio Oliva
  Italy
Serik Konakbayev
  Soviet Union
Tony Willis
  Great Britain
José Aguilar
  Cuba
Welterweight
(67kg)
details
Andrés Aldama
  Cuba
John Mugabi
  Uganda
Karl-Heinz Krüger
  East Germany
Kazimierz Szczerba
  Poland
Light middleweight
(71kg)
details
Armando Martínez
  Cuba
Aleksandr Koshkyn
  Soviet Union
Ján Franek
  Czechoslovakia
Detlef Kästner
  East Germany
Middleweight
(75kg)
details
José Gómez
  Cuba
Viktor Savchenko
  Soviet Union
Valentin Silaghi
  Romania
Jerzy Rybicki
  Poland
Light heavyweight
(81kg)
details
Slobodan Kačar
  Yugoslavia
Paweł Skrzecz
  Poland
Herbert Bauch
  East Germany
Ricardo Rojas
  Cuba
Heavyweight
(+81kg)
details
Teófilo Stevenson
  Cuba
Pyotr Zayev
  Soviet Union
István Lévai
  Hungary
Jürgen Fanghänel
  East Germany

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Soviet Union)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Cuba62210
2  Soviet Union*1618
3  East Germany1056
4  Bulgaria1012
5  Italy1001
  Yugoslavia1001
7  Poland0145
8  Uganda0101
  Venezuela0101
10  Hungary0022
  Romania0022
12  Czechoslovakia0011
  Great Britain0011
  Guyana0011
  Ireland0011
  North Korea0011
Totals (16 nations)11112244

ParticipationEdit

NOC 48 kg 51 kg 54 kg 57 kg 60 kg 63.5 kg 67 kg 71 kg 75 kg 81 kg +81 kg Total
  Afghanistan X X X 3
  Algeria X X X 2
  Angola X X X 3
  Australia X X 2
  Austria X 1
  Benin X X X X X X X 7
  Brazil X X X X 4
  Bulgaria X X X X X X X X X X X 11
  Cameroon X X X X 4
  Republic of the Congo X X X 3
  Cuba X X X X X X X X X X X 11
  Czechoslovakia X X X 3
  Denmark X X X 3
  Dominican Republic X 1
  East Germany X X X X X X X X X X 10
  Ecuador X X X 3
  Ethiopia X X X X X X X X 8
  Finland X X X X X 5
  France X X 2
  Great Britain X X X X X X X X X 9
  Guinea X X X 3
  Guyana X X X X 4
  Hungary X X X X X X X X X 9
  India X X X 3
  Iraq X X X X X X X 7
  Ireland X X X X X X X 7
  Italy X X X X 4
  Laos X X X X X X 6
  Lebanon X X 2
  Madagascar X X X 3
  Mali X 1
  Mexico X X X X 4
  Mongolia X X X X X X X 7
  Nepal X X X X 3
  Nicaragua X X 2
  Nigeria X X X X X X X X 8
  North Korea X X X X X X 6
  Poland X X X X X X X X X X X 11
  Portugal X 1
  Puerto Rico X X X 3
  Romania X X X X X X X X X X X 11
  Seychelles X X 2
  Sierra Leone X X 2
  Soviet Union X X X X X X X X X X X 11
  Sweden X X X X X X 6
  Syria X X X X X X X X 8
  Tanzania X X X X X X X X X 9
  Uganda X X X X X X X 7
  Venezuela X X X X X X X X X 9
  Yugoslavia X X X X X X X X X 9
  Zambia X X X X X X X X 8
51 NOCs 22 22 33 35 29 30 29 23 19 15 14 271

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boxing at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 23 December 2018.