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*Three-time [[:Category:Olympic Games|Olympic]] Heavyweight Gold Medalist from Cuba  
 
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== World Amateur Championship Results ==
 
== World Amateur Championship Results ==
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'''1974'''
 
'''1974'''
 
*Defeated [[Tshibangu Mwela]] (Zaire) walk-over
 
*Defeated [[Tshibangu Mwela]] (Zaire) walk-over

Revision as of 14:35, 23 June 2012


  • Three-time Olympic Heavyweight Gold Medalist from Cuba
  • In a 1988 Boxing Illustrated poll, Stevenson was selected as the greatest Olympic boxer of all-time
  • Lost twice to Igor Vysotsky, once by knockout, and never avenged those losses

Olympic Results

Teofilo Stevenson.jpg

1972

1976

1980

World Amateur Championship Results

1974

1978

1982 (did not compete)

1986

Other Major International Competitions

  • 1971 Heavyweight Bronze Medalist at Pan-American Games
  • 1974 World Amateur Heavyweight Champion
  • 1975 Heavyweight Gold Medalist at Pan-American Games
  • 1978 World Amateur Heavyweight Champion
  • 1979 Heavyweight Gold Medalist at Pan-American Games
  • 1986 World Amateur Super Heavyweight Champion

External Links