1992 United States Olympians

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The United States sent a full roster of 12 men to the 19th Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain. Only one representative won gold, lightweight Oscar de la Hoya. Middleweight Chris Byrd brought home a silver medal, while flyweight Tim Austin captured bronze.

Roster

Results

Round of 32

Round of 16

Quarterfinals

Semifinals

Finals

  • 132 lbs: Oscar De La Hoya DEF Marco Rudolph, GER Points 7-2 (De La Hoya wins gold medal)
  • 156 lbs: Ariel Hernández, CUB DEF Chris Byrd Points 12-7 (Byrd wins silver medal)

Professional Accomplishments

Tim Austin, Oscar De La Hoya, Vernon Forrest, Raul Marquez, Chris Byrd, and Montell Griffin all won world titles as professionals.