Boxing at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's middleweight

The men's middleweight boxing competition at the 2012 Olympic Games in London was held from 28 July to 12 August at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre.

Men's middleweight boxing
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
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ExCel Exhibition Centre
VenueExCeL Exhibition Centre
Date28 July to 12 August
Competitors28 from 28 nations
1st place, gold medalist(s) Ryōta Murata  Japan
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Esquiva Falcão  Brazil
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Anthony Ogogo  Great Britain
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Abbos Atoev  Uzbekistan
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Twenty-eight boxers from 28 nations were competed. Ryōta Murata, representing Japan, won the gold medal, defeating Brazil's Esquiva Falcão in the final. Both semi-finalists, Anthony Ogogo and Abbos Atoev from Great Britain and Uzbekistan respectively, were awarded bronze medals.

Competition formatEdit

The competition consisted of a single-elimination tournament. Bronze medals were awarded to both semi-final losers. Bouts were three rounds of three minutes each.[1]


All times are British Summer Time (UTC+1)

Date Time Round
Saturday 28 July 2012 15:00 & 22:00 Round of 32
Thursday 2 August 2012 14:30 & 21:30 Round of 16
Monday 6 August 2012 21:30 Quarter-finals
Friday 10 August 2012 15:00 Semi-finals
Saturday 11 August 2012 21:45 Final



  Anthony Ogogo (GBR)9
  Esquiva Falcão (BRA)16
  Esquiva Falcão (BRA)13
  Ryōta Murata (JPN)14
  Abbos Atoev (UZB)12
  Ryōta Murata (JPN)13

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
          Evhen Khytrov (UKR) 18  
  Anthony Ogogo (GBR) 13       Anthony Ogogo (GBR) 18+  
  Junior Castillo (DOM) 6         Anthony Ogogo (GBR) 15  
  Muideen Akanji (NGR) 6         Stefan Härtel (GER) 10  
  Darren O'Neill (IRL) 15       Darren O'Neill (IRL) 12  
  Stefan Härtel (GER) 18       Stefan Härtel (GER) 19  
  Enrique Collazo (PUR) 10         Anthony Ogogo (GBR) 9
  Mujandjae Kasuto (NAM) 11         Esquiva Falcão (BRA) 16
  Sobirjon Nazarov (TJK) 8       Mujandjae Kasuto (NAM) 7  
  José Espinoza (VEN) 13       Zoltán Harcsa (HUN) 16  
  Zoltán Harcsa (HUN) 16         Zoltán Harcsa (HUN) 10  
  Soltan Migitinov (AZE) 20         Esquiva Falcão (BRA) 14  
  Mohamed Hikal (EGY) 12       Soltan Migitinov (AZE) 11      
          Esquiva Falcão (BRA) 24      

Bottom halfEdit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
          Bogdan Juratoni (ROU) 10  
  Abbos Atoev (UZB) 11       Abbos Atoev (UZB) 12  
  Badreddine Haddioui (MAR) 9         Abbos Atoev (UZB) 17  
  Andranik Hakobyan (ARM)         Vijender Singh (IND) 13  
  Terrell Gausha (USA) RSC       Terrell Gausha (USA) 15  
  Vijender Singh (IND) 14       Vijender Singh (IND) 16  
  Danabek Suzhanov (KAZ) 10         Abbos Atoev (UZB) 12
  Adem Kılıççı (TUR) DSQ         Ryōta Murata (JPN) 13
  Nursahat Pazziyev (TKM) 7       Adem Kılıççı (TUR) DSQ  
  Aleksandar Drenovak (SRB) 13       Aleksandar Drenovak (SRB) 11  
  Marlo Delgado (ECU) 12         Adem Kılıççı (TUR) DSQ  
  Jesse Ross (AUS) 11         Ryōta Murata (JPN) 17  
  Abdelmalek Rahou (ALG) 13       Abdelmalek Rahou (ALG) 12      
          Ryōta Murata (JPN) 21