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Men's Light Heavyweight (81kg)
2008 Gold medallist
- Zhang Xiaoping
Egor Mekhontcev won light-heavyweight gold by the tightest possible margin against Kazakhstan's Adilbek Niyazymbetov.
12 Aug 12
30 Jul 12
Australia's Damien Hooper escapes punishment for wearing a T-shirt with the Aboriginal flag on it.
27 Jul 12
Great Britain's Anthony Joshua begins London 2012 super-heavyweight campaign against Erislandy Savon, nephew of Felix Savon.
20 Apr 12
Anthony Ogogo becomes the seventh British boxer to qualify for the Olympics by reaching the final of the European qualifying event in Turkey.
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