Boxing at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Heavyweight

The men's heavyweight event was part of the boxing programme at the 1984 Summer Olympics. The weight class allowed boxers of up to 91 kilograms to compete. The competition was held from 31 July to 11 August 1984. 19 boxers from 19 nations competed.[1]

Heavyweight boxing
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueLos Angeles Memorial Sports Arena
Dates31 July – 11 August
Competitors19 from 19 nations
1st place, gold medalist(s) Henry Tillman  United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Willie DeWit  Canada
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Angelo Musone  Italy
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Arnold Vanderlyde  Netherlands
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Gold Henry Tillman
  United States
Silver Willie DeWit
Bronze Angelo Musone
Bronze Arnold Vanderlyde


The following boxers took part in the event:[1]

Rank Name Country
1 Henry Tillman   United States
2 Willie DeWit   Canada
3T Angelo Musone   Italy
3T Arnold Vanderlyde   Netherlands
5T Georgios Stefanopoulos   Greece
5T Dodovic Owiny   Uganda
5T Tevita Taufo'ou   Tonga
5T Håkan Brock   Sweden
9T Doug Young   Great Britain
9T Egerton Forster   Sierra Leone
9T Mohamed Bouchiche   Algeria
9T Michael Kenny   New Zealand
9T Kaliq Singh   India
9T Loi Faaeteete   Samoa
9T Alex Stewart   Jamaica
16T Magne Havnå   Norway
16T Virgilio Frias   Dominican Republic
16T Naasan Ajjoub   Syria
16T James Omondi   Kenya

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  1. ^ a b "Boxing at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games: Men's Heavyweight". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 1 January 2019.