Boxing at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Light welterweight

The Light Welterweight class in the boxing at the 1996 Summer Olympics competition was the sixth-lightest class at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. The weight class was open for boxers weighing more than 63.5 kilograms. The competition in the Alexander Memorial Coliseum started on 1996-07-20 and ended on 1996-08-04.[1]

Light welterweight boxing
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
VenueAlexander Memorial Coliseum
Dates24 July – 4 August
Competitors32 from 32 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Héctor Vinent  Cuba
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Oktay Urkal  Germany
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Fathi Missaoui  Tunisia
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Bolat Niyazymbetov  Kazakhstan
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MedalistsEdit

Gold Héctor Vinent
  Cuba
Silver Oktay Urkal
  Germany
Bronze Fathi Missaoui
  Tunisia
Bolat Niyazymbetov
  Kazakhstan

ResultsEdit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
  Han Hyeong-min (KOR) 1:00
  Hector Vinent (CUB) RSC-2   Hector Vinent (CUB) 23
  Nurhan Süleymanoğlu (TUR) 21   Nurhan Süleymanoğlu (TUR) 1
  Aboubacar Diallo (GUI) 5   Hector Vinent (CUB) 15
  Phillip Boudreault (CAN) 16   Eduard Zakharov (RUS) 7
  Haji Matumla (TAN) 12   Phillip Boudreault (CAN) 9
  Eduard Zakharov (RUS) 21   Eduard Zakharov (RUS) 11
  Fumitaka Nitami (JPN) 6   Hector Vinent (CUB) 23
  Steven Kevi (PNG) 3   Bulat Niyazymbetov (KAZ) 6
  Davis Mwale (ZAM) 16   Davis Mwale (ZAM) 3
  Carlos Martínez (MEX) 3   Bulat Niyazymbetov (KAZ) 11
  Bulat Niyazymbetov (KAZ) 25   Bulat Niyazymbetov (KAZ) 13
  Dairo Esalas (COL) 12   Babak Moghimi (IRI) 8
  Gerry Legras (SEY) 26   Gerry Legras (SEY) 7
  Babak Moghimi (IRI) 11   Babak Moghimi (IRI) 16
  Radoslav Suslekov (BUL) 3   Hector Vinent (CUB) 20
  Jacek Bielski (POL) 18   Oktay Urkal (GER) 13
  Luis Deines Pérez (PUR) 2   Jacek Bielski (POL) 8
  Peter Bulinga (KEN) 3   Mohamed Allalou (ALG) 19
  Mohamed Allalou (ALG) 17   Mohamed Allalou (ALG) 15
  Zely dos Santos (BRA) 7   Fathi Missaoui (TUN) 16
  Francis Barrett (IRL) 32   Francis Barrett (IRL) 6
  Lee Trautsch (AUS) 9   Fathi Missaoui (TUN) 16
  Fathi Missaoui (TUN) 25   Fathi Missaoui (TUN) 6
  Jacobo Garcia (ISV) 2:27   Oktay Urkal (GER) 20
  David Diaz (USA) RSC-3   David Diaz (USA) 6
  Oktay Urkal (GER) 19   Oktay Urkal (GER) 14
  Reynaldo Galido (PHI) 2   Oktay Urkal (GER) 19
  Sergey Bykovsky (BLR) TB 11   Nordine Mouchi (FRA) 8
  Besarion Vardzelashvili (GEO) 11   Sergey Bykovsky (BLR) 6
  Nordine Mouchi (FRA) KO-1   Nordine Mouchi (FRA) 17
  Ullah Usman (PAK) 1:24 (16)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boxing at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games: Men's Light Welterweight". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 15 January 2019.