Full name: Matti Olavi Aho
Height: 5-11 (181 cm)
Weight: 80-85 kg
Born: May 29, 1934 in Pobeda, Leningrad, Russia
Died: February 23, 1984 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Affiliations: Helsingin Poliisi-Voimailijat, Helsinki (FIN)
Related Olympians: Brother of Viljo Aho.
Competing in light-heavyweight and heavyweight during his career, Matti Aho reached the second round as a light-heavyweight at the 1960 Olympics, losing to Bulgarian [Petar Spasov]. Besides his Olympic appearance, Aho won heavyweight bronze at the 1961 Nordic Championships and was a five-time Finnish champion â in 1956, 1958 and 1960 in light-heavyweight and 1957 and 1961 as a heavyweight. He also won light-heavyweight bronze at the 1955 Finnish Championships. His brother [Viljo] also competed at the 1960 Olympics, as a welterweight.
|1960 Summer||26||Roma||Boxing||Men's Light-Heavyweight||Finland||FIN||9T|
|1960 Summer||26||Roma||Boxing||Finland||FIN||Round Two||Match #8||2||1960-08-30||Spasov (BUL) , Aho (FIN)||0||57||57||56||57||55||282|
|1960 Summer||26||Roma||Boxing||Finland||FIN||Round One||Match #16||1||1960-08-26||Aho (FIN) , McCoy (IRL)||4||59||59||58||59||60||295||decision|