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Boxing at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games:

Men's Middleweight

Boxing at the 1904 Summer Games: Next Summer Games


Host City: St. Louis, United States
Venue(s): Physical Culture Gymnasium, Washington University, St. Louis
Date Started: September 22, 1904
Date Finished: September 22, 1904
Format: Single elimination tournament.

Gold: USA Charles Mayer
Silver: USA Ben Spradley


[Charles Mayer] and [Ben Spradley] were the only two competitors, with Mayer winning the gold medal by a TKO at 1:40 in round three. Mayer also competed as a heavyweight at the 1904 Olympics, losing a final round match for the gold medal. He was the 1905 AAU Champion. The top American fighter in this class was William Rodenbach, who was AAU Champion from 1900-04, and was heavyweight champion in 1901 and 1904, but he did not enter the Olympic tournament.

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Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Charles Mayer United States USA Gold
2 Ben Spradley United States USA Silver