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Boxing at the 1983 Pan American Games

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The Men's Boxing Tournament at the 1983 Pan American Games was held in Caracas, Venezuela, from August 14 to August 29. The super heavyweight division was included for the first time.

Medal winnersEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Light Flyweight
(– 48 kilograms)
  Rafael Ramos
Puerto Rico
  Paul Gonzales
United States
  Héctor Díaz
Dominican Republic

  Manoelito Santos
Brazil

Flyweight
(– 51 kilograms)
  Pedro Orlando Reyes
Cuba
  Laureano Ramírez Padilla
Dominican Republic
  Jesus Poll
Venezuela

  Steve McCrory
United States

Bantamweight
(– 54 kilograms)
  Manuel Vilchez
Venezuela
  Pedro Nolasco
Dominican Republic
  Robinsón Pitalúa
Colombia

  Floyd Favors
United States

Featherweight
(– 57 kilograms)
  Adolfo Horta
Cuba
  Santos Cardona
Puerto Rico
  Bernard Gary
United States

  Rafael Zuñiga
Colombia

Lightweight
(– 60 kilograms)
  Pernell Whitaker
United States
  Ángel Herrera Vera
Cuba
  Alberto Cortez
Argentina

  Angel Beltre
Dominican Republic

Light Welterweight
(– 63.5 kilograms)
  Candelario Duvergel
Cuba
  Jerry Page
United States
  Genaro Léon
Mexico

  Giovanni Sepulveda
Dominican Republic

Welterweight
(– 67 kilograms)
  Louis Howard
United States
  José Aguilar
Cuba
  Luis Luis García
Venezuela

  Antonio Madureira
Brazil

Light Middleweight
(– 71 kilograms)
  Orestes Solano
Cuba
  Dennis Milton
United States
  Dario Matteoni
Argentina

  Héctor Ortíz
Puerto Rico

Middleweight
(– 75 kilograms)
  Bernardo Comas
Cuba
  Alfredo Delgado
Puerto Rico
  Pedro Gamarro
Venezuela

  John Smith
Trinidad & Tobago

Light Heavyweight
(– 81 kilograms)
  Pablo Romero
Cuba
  Evander Holyfield
United States
  Miguel Mosna
Argentina

  Carlos Salazar
Venezuela

Heavyweight
(– 91 kilograms)
  Aurelio Toyo
Cuba
  Henry Tillman
United States
  Virgilio Frias
Dominican Republic

  Alex Stewart
Jamaica

Super Heavyweight
(+ 91 kilograms)
  Jorge Luis González
Cuba
  Eloy Loaiza
Venezuela
  Tyrell Biggs
United States

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Cuba (CUB)82010
2  United States (USA)25411
3  Puerto Rico (PUR)1214
4  Venezuela (VEN)1146
5  Dominican Republic (DOM)0246
6  Argentina (ARG)0033
7  Brazil (BRA)0022
  Colombia (COL)0022
9  Jamaica (JAM)0011
  Mexico (MEX)0011
  Trinidad and Tobago (TRI)0011
Totals (11 nations)12122347


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