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[[File:Teofilo Stevenson1.jpg|left|thumb|350px|[[Teofilo Stevenson]]]]
*Three-time [[:Category:Olympic Games|Olympic]] Heavyweight Gold Medalist from Cuba  
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*Born: March 29, 1952 in Las Tunas Province, Cuba – died: June 11, 2012 in Havana, Cuba
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*Stevenson is one of only three boxers to win three Olympic gold medals, alongside Hungarian [[Laszlo Papp]] and fellow Cuban [[Felix Savon]].
 
*In a 1988 ''[[Boxing Illustrated]]'' poll, Stevenson was selected as the greatest Olympic boxer of all-time
 
*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
 
*Lost twice to [[Igor Vysotsky]], once by knockout, and never avenged those losses
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'''[[:Category:Teofilo Stevenson Gallery|Teofilo Stevenson Gallery]]'''<br>
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== Olympic Results ==
 
== Olympic Results ==
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[[Category:Olympic Gold Medalists]]
 
[[Category:Olympic Gold Medalists]]
[[Category:Cuban Olympians]]
 
 
[[Category:1972 Olympians]]
 
[[Category:1972 Olympians]]
 
[[Category:1976 Olympians]]
 
[[Category:1976 Olympians]]
 
[[Category:1980 Olympians]]
 
[[Category:1980 Olympians]]
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[[Category:Cuban Olympians]]
 
[[Category:World Amateur Champions]]
 
[[Category:World Amateur Champions]]
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[[Category:2012 Deaths]]

Revision as of 08:44, 21 July 2012

  • Born: March 29, 1952 in Las Tunas Province, Cuba – died: June 11, 2012 in Havana, Cuba
  • Stevenson is one of only three boxers to win three Olympic gold medals, alongside Hungarian Laszlo Papp and fellow Cuban Felix Savon.
  • 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


Teofilo Stevenson Gallery

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

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