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František Nekolný

Full name: František Nekolný
Nickname(s): Franta, Blonďatá Mlátička
Gender: Male
Born: November 26, 1907 in Brandýs nad Labem, Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav, Středočeský kraj, Czech Republic
Died: October 4, 1990 in Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic
Country: TCH Czechoslovakia
Sport: Boxing


One of the first successful Czechoslovakian boxers, František Nekolný won 56 of his 57 amateur bouts, his one (known) loss coming in the second round of the Olympics. Having joined the pros in 1930, he became European welterweight champion in 1931. As such, he toured the US later that year. Nekolný continued fighting until 1935, finishing his career with 37 wins out of 55 fights.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 20 Amsterdam Boxing Men's Welterweight Czechoslovakia TCH 9T

Men's Welterweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1928 Summer 20 Amsterdam Boxing Czechoslovakia TCH Round Two Match #3 2 1928-08-08 Galataud (FRA) , Nekolný (TCH)
1928 Summer 20 Amsterdam Boxing Czechoslovakia TCH Round One Match #6 1 1928-08-07 Nekolný (TCH)
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