Rio 2016 Olympics live boxing coverage: Day 10 (August 15)

By Scott Christ

Boxing in Rio continues today at 10 am, and we’ll crown a men’s heavyweight gold medalist at the end of the day.

Day 10 of boxing in Rio will see the women’s lightweights, men’s flyweights, and men’s middleweights in action, plus semifinal fights for the men’s welterweights, and the final of the men’s heavyweight ending the day. Here’s the schedule:

Women’s lightweight (60kg) – Quarterfinals

  • 10:00 am: Katie Taylor (Ireland) vs Mira Potkonen (Finland)
  • 10:15 am: Junhua Yin (China) vs Yana Alekseevna (Azerbaijan)

Men’s flyweight (52kg) – Round of 16

  • 10:30 am: Elvin Mamishzada (Azerbaijan) vs Olzhas Sattibayev (Kazakhstan)
  • 10:45 am: Shakhobiding Zoirov (Uzbekistan) vs Antonio Vargas (United States)
  • 11:00 am: Muhammad Ali (Great Britain) vs Yoel Finol (Venezuela)
  • 11:15 am: Daniel Asenov (Bulgaria) vs Mohamed Flissi (Algeria)

Men’s welterweight (69kg) – Semifinal

  • 11:30 am: Mohammed Rabii (Morocco) vs Shakhram Giyasov (Uzbekistan)

Men’s middleweight (75kg) – Quarterfinals

  • 11:45 am: Arlen López (Cuba) vs Christian Mbilli (France)
  • 12:00 pm: Zhanibek Alimkhanuly (Kazakhstan) vs Kamran Shakhsuvarly (Azerbaijan)

Women’s lightweight (60kg) – Quarterfinals

  • 4:00 pm: Anastasia Belyakova (Russia) vs Mikaela Mayer (United States)
  • 4:15 pm: Irma Testa (Italy) vs Estelle Mossely (France)

Men’s flyweight (52kg) – Round of 16

  • 4:30 pm: Misha Aloyan (Russia) vs Elie Konki (France)
  • 4:45 pm: Elias Emigdio (México) vs Ceiber Avila (Colombia)
  • 5:00 pm: Jinguan Hu (China) vs Narek Abgaryan (Armenia)
  • 5:15 pm: Achraf Kharroubi (Morocco) vs Yosvany Veitía (Cuba)

Men’s welterweight (69kg) – Semifinal

  • 5:30 pm: Souleymane Cissokho (France) vs Daniyar Yeleussinov (Kazakhstan)

Men’s middleweight (75kg) – Quarterfinals

  • 5:45 pm: Misael Rodriguez (México) vs Hosam Abdin (Egypt)
  • 6:00 pm: Krishan Vikas (India) vs Bektemir Melikuziev (Uzbekistan)

Men’s heavyweight (91kg) – FINAL

  • 6:15 pm: Evgengy Tishchenko (Russia) vs Vassiliy Levit (Kazakhstan)

Source:: Bad Left Hook