Full name: Xavier Marie Louis Antoine Eluère
Born: September 8, 1897 in Issé, Loire-Atlantique, France
Died: February 5, 1967 in Saint-Privat-des-Prés, Dordogne, France
Related Olympians: Cousin of Alfred Eluère.
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
Xavier Eluère was French amateur champion in the heavyweight class in 1920 and 1921. After that, he fought as a professional for two years, winning 7 of his 10 fights. He came from a very athletic family. His cousin Alfred Eluère was a rugby player and competed together with his brother in 1920 at Antwerpen, and his uncle Louis was president of the Stade Nantais Université Club. Xavier Eluère later worked as a street peddler.
|1920 Summer||22||Antwerpen||Boxing||Men's Heavyweight||France||FRA||3||Bronze|
|1920 Summer||22||Antwerpen||Boxing||France||FRA||Final Round||Match 3/4||1||1920-08-24||Eluère (FRA)||walkover|
|1920 Summer||22||Antwerpen||Boxing||France||FRA||Semi-Finals||Match #1||2||1920-08-23||Rawson (GBR) , Eluère (FRA)|
|1920 Summer||22||Antwerpen||Boxing||France||FRA||Quarter-Finals||Match #1||1||1920-08-23||Eluère (FRA) , Hoel (NOR)||decision|
|1920 Summer||22||Antwerpen||Boxing||France||FRA||Round One||Match #1||1||1920-08-21||Eluère (FRA) , Barbaresi (ITA)||decision||4|