Fazliddin Gaibnazarov of Uzbekistan won the gold medal in the Men’s Light Welterweight Boxing event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Sunday, August 21, 2016 – the last day of Rio 2016.
Fazliddin Gaibnazarov defeated Azerbaijan’s Lorenzo Sotomayor in the final bout 2 – 1 to win the gold medal. Uzbekistan’s second boxing medal of the day.
Azerbaijan’s Lorenzo Sotomayor had to settle for the silver medal in the event after loosing out in the final match.
Bronze medals of the event were won by semifinalists – Russia’s Vitaly Dunaytsev and Germany’s Artem Harutyunyan.