Jeysson Monroy Varela Colombia

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

14 Mar 1985

Height

1.85m

Weight

81kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

BOXING

Jeysson Monroy Varela competed in BOXING

Did you know?

  • In London, men's bouts will take place over three rounds of three minutes each. The women's contests have four rounds of two minutes each.
  • Boxers score points for every punch they land successfully on their opponent's head or upper body.
  • A number of great champions made their name at the Olympics, including Laszlo Papp of Hungary, Cuba’s Felix Savon, and the great Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali).
  • The USA top the all-time medal table with 48 golds, ahead of their great rivals Cuba.
  • Great Britain have won 14 gold medals, including Audley Harrison's in 2000 and James DeGale's in 2008.

Appearances for Jeysson Monroy Varela

Date Event Won
30 Jul Men's Light Heavyweight (81kg) Round of 32, Bout 11

Head to Head

Jeysson Monroy Varela vs Bosko Draskovic

Jeysson Monroy Varela

Jeysson Monroy Varela Colombia flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.85m (6'1")

Weight

81kg

Age

29

Bosko Draskovic

Bosko Draskovic Montenegro flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.86m (6'1")

Weight

81kg

Age

27

View the London 2012 medallist table