Boxing at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Light flyweight

The men's light flyweight event was part of the boxing programme at the 1984 Summer Olympics. The weight class was the lightest contested, and allowed boxers of up to 48 kilograms to compete. The competition was held from 30 July to 11 August 1984. 24 boxers from 24 nations competed.[1]

Light flyweight boxing
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueLos Angeles Memorial Sports Arena
Dates30 July – 11 August
Competitors24 from 24 nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Paul Gonzales  United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Salvatore Todisco  Italy
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Marcelino Bolivar  Venezuela
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Keith Mwila  Zambia
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Gold Paul Gonzales
  United States
Silver Salvatore Todisco
Bronze Marcelino Bolivar
Bronze Keith Mwila


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

Rank Name Country
1 Paul Gonzales   United States
2 Salvatore Todisco   Italy
3T Marcelino Bolivar   Venezuela
3T Keith Mwila   Zambia
5T Mamoru Kuroiwa   Japan
5T Rafael Ramos   Puerto Rico
5T Carlos Motta   Guatemala
5T John Lyon   Great Britain
9T Francis Tejedor   Colombia
9T Chung Pao-ming   Chinese Taipei
9T Gerry Hawkins   Ireland
9T Jesús Beltre   Dominican Republic
9T Agapito Gómez   Spain
9T Daniel Mwangi   Kenya
9T Yehuda Ben Haim   Israel
9T William Bagonza   Uganda
17T Mahjoub M'jirih   Morocco
17T Nelson Jamili   Philippines
17T Mustafa Genç   Turkey
17T Sanpol Sang-Ano   Thailand
17T Michael Ebo Dankwa   Ghana
17T Alego Akomi   Sudan
17T Abbas Zeghayer   Iraq
17T Kim Gwang-seon   South Korea

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  1. ^ a b "Boxing at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games: Men's Light-Flyweight". Sports Reference. Retrieved 28 December 2018.