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Boxing was first held at the 1904 Olympic Games in St. Louis. It was not held at the 1906 '''Intercalated Games''' in Athens, nor was it held at the 1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm.
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Greeks added competitive boxing to their 23rd Olympiad in 688 BC, reportedly the first time the sport was governed by rules and champions proclaimed. (See also, [[Origins]] of boxing.)
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In the modern era, boxing was introduced to the 1904 Olympic Games in St. Louis. (Boxing was not included at the 1906 Intercalated Games in Athens, nor in the 1912 Stockholm Olympic Games.)

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Greeks added competitive boxing to their 23rd Olympiad in 688 BC, reportedly the first time the sport was governed by rules and champions proclaimed. (See also, Origins of boxing.)

In the modern era, boxing was introduced to the 1904 Olympic Games in St. Louis. (Boxing was not included at the 1906 Intercalated Games in Athens, nor in the 1912 Stockholm Olympic Games.)

Pages in category ‘Olympic Games’

The following 63 pages are in this category, out of 63 total.

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C

G

G cont.

H

J

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M

O

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U

U cont.

V

W

Media in category ‘Olympic Games’

The following 6 files are in this category, out of 6 total.