Light Heavyweight 75-81kg
Final: August 24
Gold medal favorite: Abbos Atoev
Venue: Worker’s Indoor Arena
China wins second gold medal in boxing
China’s Zhang Xiaoping has won the country’s second-ever gold medal in boxing in the light-heavyweight division, defeating Kenny Egan of Ireland 11-7.
Yerkebulan Shynaliyev from Kazakhstan and Tony Jeffries from Great Britain won bronze medals.
Boxing - day 1 - Beijing Olympics
10 years ago
Here are the results so far of today’s bouts:
Men’s Middleweight (75kg/165 lbs) - Matvey Korobov - Russia defeated Naim Terbunja - Sweden 18 - 6
Men’s Middleweight (75kg/165 lbs) - Bakhtiyar Artayev - Kazakhstan defeated Said Rachidi - Morocco - 8 -2
Men’s Middleweight (75kg/165 lbs) - James Degale - Great Britain - defeated - Mohamed [...]