Boxing at the 1932 Summer Olympics

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These are the results of the boxing competition at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. Medals were awarded in eight weight classes. The competitions were held from August 9 to 13. [1]

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Participating nations

A total of 85 boxers from 18 nations competed at the Los Angeles Games:

Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina  (8)Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Germany  (8)Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg  Italy  (8)Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg  South Africa  (5)
Canadian Red Ensign (1921-1957).svg  Canada  (7)Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  (3)Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg  Japan  (5)Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  (3)
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  (2)Flag of Greece (1828-1978).svg  Greece  (1)Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg  Mexico  (6)US flag 48 stars.svg  United States  (8)
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland  (2)Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Hungary  (2)Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand  (3)
Flag of France.svg  France  (6)Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland  (4)Flag of the Philippines (1919-1936).svg  Philippines  (4)

NOTE: Including one South Korean boxer, who competed for Japan.

Medal summary

GamesGoldSilverBronze
Flyweight
(−50.8 kg / 112 lb)
details
István Énekes
Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Hungary
Francisco Cabañas
Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg  Mexico
Louis Salica
US flag 48 stars.svg  United States
Bantamweight
(−53.5 kg / 118 lb)
details
Horace Gwynne
Canadian Red Ensign (1921-1957).svg  Canada
Hans Ziglarski
Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Germany
José Villanueva
Flag of the Philippines (1919-1936).svg  Philippines
Featherweight
(−57.2 kg / 126 lb)
details
Carmelo Robledo
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
Josef Schleinkofer
Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Germany
Allan Carlsson
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Lightweight
(−61.2 kg / 135 lb)
details
Lawrence Stevens
Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg  South Africa
Thure Ahlqvist
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Nathan Bor
US flag 48 stars.svg  United States
Welterweight
(−66.7 kg / 147 lb)
details
Edward Flynn
US flag 48 stars.svg  United States
Erich Campe
Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Germany
Bruno Ahlberg
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
Middleweight
(−72.6 kg / 160 lb)
details
Carmen Barth
US flag 48 stars.svg  United States
Amado Azar
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
Ernest Peirce
Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg  South Africa
Light heavyweight
(−79.4 kg / 175 lb)
details
David Carstens
Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg  South Africa
Gino Rossi
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg  Italy
Peter Jørgensen
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Heavyweight
(over 79.4 kg/175 lb)
details
Santiago Lovell
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina
Luigi Rovati
Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg  Italy
Frederick Feary
US flag 48 stars.svg  United States

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina  (ARG)2103
2US flag 48 stars.svg  United States  (USA)2035
3Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg  South Africa  (RSA)2013
4Canadian Red Ensign (1921-1957).svg  Canada  (CAN)1001
Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Hungary  (HUN)1001
6Flag of Germany (3-2 aspect ratio).svg  Germany  (GER)0303
7Flag of Italy (1861-1946).svg  Italy  (ITA)0202
8Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  (SWE)0112
9Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg  Mexico  (MEX)0101
10Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  (DEN)0011
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland  (FIN)0011
Flag of the Philippines (1919-1936).svg  Philippines  (PHI)0011
Totals (12 nations)88824

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References

  1. "Boxing at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 7 November 2018.