Juan Bautista Hernández Pérez
Juan Bautista Hernández Pérez (born December 24, 1962) is a retired boxer from Cuba, who won the gold medal in the Bantamweight division (-54 kg) at age seventeen at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. In the final he defeated Venezuela's Bernardo Piñango on points (5-0).
|Full name||Juan Bautista Hernández Pérez|
|Born||December 24, 1962 (age 56)|
Pilón, Granma, Cuba
1980 Olympic resultsEdit
- Round of 64: bye
- Round of 32: Defeated Sándor Farkas (Hungary) by decision, 4-1
- Round of 16: Defeated Ayele Mohammed (Ethiopia) referee stopped contest in second round
- Quarterfinal: Defeated Geraldi Issaick (Tanzania) referee stopped contest in first round
- Semifinal: Defeated Michael Anthony (Guyana) by decision, 5-0
- Final: Defeated Bernardo Piñango (Venezuela) by decision, 5-0
- Juan Hernández[permanent dead link] at databaseOlympics.com
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Juan Hernández Pérez". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
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