In pillole

25 mar 1926 Budapest, Hungary
Maschio

László Papp is, with Téofilo Stevenson, one of the two Olympic boxers to win three consecutive gold medals. He was so renowned in Hungary that he was allowed to turn professional, the only professional from a Communist country until the era of glasnost in the late 1980's. The southpaw quickly established the same dominance among professionals, winning the European middleweight championship in 1962. By 1965, Papp was in line for a world title fight, but Hungarian authorities recanted and stopped Papp from fighting any more as a professional. He was forced to relinguish his European crown and retire from professional...

László in numeri

3
Olimpiadi
Olimpiadi
3
medaglie
Medaglia d'oro:3 Medaglia d'argento: Medaglia di bronzo:
  • Melbourne
    Melbourne 1956
    Giochi
    Risultati
    Sport
    Evento
    Melbourne
    Melbourne 1956
    • 1 Medaglia d'oro
      Boxing
      Light-Middleweight (≤71 kilograms)
  • Helsinki
    Helsinki 1952
    Giochi
    Risultati
    Sport
    Evento
    Helsinki
    Helsinki 1952
    • 1 Medaglia d'oro
      Boxing
      Light-Middleweight (≤71 kilograms)
  • Londra
    Londra 1948
    Giochi
    Risultati
    Sport
    Evento
    Londra
    Londra 1948
    • 1 Medaglia d'oro
      Boxing
      Middleweight (≤73 kilograms)