Found August 10, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
The early results are in from the men's Olympic boxing semifinals morning session at the ExCel Arena in London. In half of the men's divisions, the gold medal match has been decided, and the bronze medals have been awarded. Take a look at the full results for the first session right here, highlighted by a great performance by Ireland's John Joe Nevin, as he upset the highly touted Cuban Lazaro Alvarez Estarda to advance. As mentioned, there was a ton of great action today, and two of the busiest teams were the Cuban boxing team and the Irish boxing team (the British and Ukrainian squads also had multiple participants). For the latter, Paddy Barnes was meeting Shiming Zou in a highly anticipated Light Flyweight rematch. Barnes surged in the late round to make what appeared to be an easy win for Shiming into a very tight call. The scores were read as 15:15, and Shiming Zou advanced via countback. Those two squads met head-to-head when the Bantamweight division gold medal ...
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