Rio Olympic Games Boxing: Day 3 Results

It was a full day of boxing as the opening rounds are starting to wrap up in some divisions and the round of 16 is beginning to open. Mexico, one of the best boxing countries in the world, went 0-2 in the third day of competition. Spain’s Samuel Carmona upseted 2-time Olympic medalist Paddy Barnes of Ireland in Barnes’ first fight in the light flyweight division. Barnes won bronze in both Beijing and London, and was one of the top seeds and medal favorites in Rio. Carmona will move on to the quarterfinals to face Yuberjen Martinez of Colombia, who defeated Rogen Ladon of the Philippines, another fighter who had been seeded with a first round bye. Cuba’s Joahanys Argilagos and Kenya’s Peter Warui also won to advance to the next round.

Here is the Olympic boxing results after Day 3:

Men’s light flyweight (49kg)

Joahanys Argilagos (Cuba) def. Galal Yafai (Great Britain)

Peter Warui (Kenya) def. Lü Bin (China)

Yuberjen Martinez (Columbia) def. Rogen Ladon (Philippines)

Samuel Carmona (Spain) def. Paddy Barnes (Ireland)

Hasanboy Dusmatov (Uzbekistan) def. Joselito Velázquez (México)

Birzhan Zhakypov (Kazakhstan) def. Mathias Hamunyela (Namibia)

Carlos Quipo (Ecuador) def. Gankhuyagiin Gan-Erdene (Mongolia)

Nico Hernandez (United States) def. Vasily Egorov (Russia)

Men’s welterweight (69kg)

Simeon Chamov (Bulgaria) def. Onur Şipal (Turkey)

Gabriel Maestre Perez (Venezuela) def. Arajik Marutjan (Germany)

Men’s middleweight (75kg) (Round of 32)

Zoltan Harcsa (Hungary) def. Arslanbek Achilov (Turkmenistan)

Christian Mbilli (France) def. Dmytro Mytrofanov (Ukraine)

Vincenzo Mangiacapre (Italy) def. Juan Pablo Romero (México)

Joshua Kelly (Great Britain) def. Walid Sedik Mohamed (Egypt)

Men’s middleweight (75kg)

Marlo Javier Delgado (Ecuador) def. Endry Saavedra (Venezuela)

Zhanibek Alimkhanuly (Kazakhstan) def. Antony Fowler (Great Britain)

Men’s heavyweight (91kg)

Evgeny Tishchenko (Russia) def. Juan Noguiera (Brazil)

Clemente Russo (Italy) def. Hassen Chaktami (Tunisia)

Rustam Tulaganov (Uzbekistan) def. Julio Cesar Castillo (Ecuador)

Abdulkadir Abdullayev (Azerbaijan) def. Paul Omba Biongolo (France)

Vassiliy Levit (Kazakhstan) def. Yu Fengkai (China)

Kennedy St-Pierre (Mauritius) def. Chouaib Bouloudinats (Algeria)

Yamil Peralta (Argentina) def. David Graf (Germany)

Erislandy Savón (Cuba) def. Lawrence Okolie (Great Britain)

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