Boxing at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Final results for the boxing competition at the 1952 Summer Olympics. The events were held at Messuhalli. From this edition of the Olympic Games, the bronze medal match was abolished.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
(−51 kg)
details
Nate Brooks
 United States
Edgar Basel
 Germany
Anatoli Bulakov
 Soviet Union
Willie Toweel
 South Africa
Bantamweight
(−54 kg)
details
Pentti Hämäläinen
 Finland
John McNally
 Ireland
Kang Joon-Ho
 South Korea
Gennady Garbuzov
 Soviet Union
Featherweight
(−57 kg)
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Ján Zachara
 Czechoslovakia
Sergio Caprari
 Italy
Joseph Ventaja
 France
Leonard Leisching
 South Africa
Lightweight
(−60 kg)
details
Aureliano Bolognesi
 Italy
Aleksy Antkiewicz
 Poland
Gheorghe Fiat
 Romania
Erkki Pakkanen
 Finland
Light welterweight
(−63.5 kg)
details
Charles Adkins
 United States
Viktor Mednov
 Soviet Union
Bruno Visintin
 Italy
Erkki Mallenius
 Finland
Welterweight
(−67 kg)
details
Zygmunt Chychla
 Poland
Sergei Scherbakov
 Soviet Union
Günther Heidemann
 Germany
Victor Jörgensen
 Denmark
Light middleweight
(−71 kg)
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László Papp
 Hungary
Theunis van Schalkwyk
 South Africa
Boris Tishin
 Soviet Union
Eladio Herrera
 Argentina
Middleweight
(−75 kg)
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Floyd Patterson
 United States
Vasile Tiță
 Romania
Boris Nikolov
 Bulgaria
Stig Sjölin
 Sweden
Light heavyweight
(−81 kg)
details
Norvel Lee
 United States
Antonio Pacenza
 Argentina
Anatoly Perov
 Soviet Union
Harry Siljander
 Finland
Heavyweight
(+81 kg)
details
Ed Sanders
 United States
Ingemar Johansson
 Sweden
Ilkka Koski
 Finland
Andries Nieman
 South Africa

Medal table[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 United States (USA)5005
2 Italy (ITA)1113
3 Poland (POL)1102
4 Finland (FIN)1045
5 Czechoslovakia (TCH)1001
 Hungary (HUN)1001
7 Soviet Union (URS)0246
8 South Africa (RSA)0134
9 Argentina (ARG)0112
 Germany (GER)0112
 Romania (ROU)0112
 Sweden (SWE)0112
13 Ireland (IRL)0101
14 Bulgaria (BUL)0011
 Denmark (DEN)0011
 France (FRA)0011
 South Korea (KOR)0011
Totals (17 nations)10102040

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Boxing at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 7 November 2018.

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