Michael Medor

Michael Medor (born May 23, 1982 in Port Louis) is an amateur Mauritian lightweight boxer.[1] Medor qualified for the Mauritian squad in the men's lightweight division (60 kg) at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens after claiming the title and receiving a berth from the second AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Gaborone, Botswana. He lost the opening match to Mongolia's Uranchimegiin Mönkh-Erdene in the preliminary round of thirty-two with a scoring decision of 23–29.[2] Medor was also appointed as the Mauritian flag bearer by the National Olympic Committee in the opening ceremony.[3]

Michael Medor
Personal information
Full nameMichael Medor
Nationality Mauritius
Born (1982-05-23) 23 May 1982 (age 38)
Port Louis, Mauritius
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
Sport
SportBoxing
Weight classLightweight

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Michael Medor". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 26 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Boxing: Men's Lightweight (60kg/132lbs) Round of 32". Athens 2004. BBC Sport. 15 August 2004. Retrieved 31 January 2013.
  3. ^ "2004 Athens: Flag Bearers for the Opening Ceremony". Olympics. 13 August 2004. Retrieved 11 September 2013.

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Olympic Games
Preceded by
Michael Macaque
Flagbearer for   Mauritius
Athens 2004
Succeeded by
Stéphan Buckland