Light Flyweight 48kg

Boxing Beijing Olympics

Boxers: Armenia -Hovhannes Danielyan, Brazil -Paulo Carvalho, Cameroon - Essomba Thomas
China - Zou Shiming, Cuba - Yampier Hernandez Gonzalez, Dominican Rep.- Jhonny W. Montero, Ecuador - Jose Luis Meza Ochoa, France - Nordine Oubaali, Ghana - Manyo Plange, Hungary - Bedak Pal, Ireland - Patrick Barnes, Kazakhstan - Birzhan Zhakypov, Kenya - Suleimane Bilali, Morocco - Bouchtouk Redouane, Mongolia - Purevdori Serdamba, Namibia - Jafet Uutoni, Papua New Guinea -Jack Willie, Philippines - Harry Tanamor, Poland - Lukasz Maszczyk, Russia - David Ayrapetyan, Spain - Jose Kelvin de la Nieve Linares, Swaziland - Simanga Shiba, Tajikistan - Sherali Dostiyev, Thailand -Amnat Ruenroeng, Uganda - Ronald Serugo, Ukraine - Georgiy Chygayev, USA - Luis Yanez, Uzbekistan - Rafikjon Sultonov, Venezuela - Eduard Johan Bermudez Salas

Final: August 24

Gold medal favorite: China - Zou Shiming

Venue: Worker’s Indoor Arena

Zou Shiming wins China’s first boxing gold medal

China’s Zou Shiming won China’s first boxing gold today by defeating Mongolia’s Serdamba Purevdorj in the final of the light-flyweight class.
The fight ended early as Purevdorj withdrew with a should injury.

Paddy Barnes from Ireland and G Yampier Hernandez from Cuba won bronze medals.

9 years ago