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Jorge Hernández
Personal information
Nationality: Cuba
Date of birth: (1954-11-17) November 17, 1954 (age 65)
Personal Statistics
Rated at: Light Flyweight
Boxing career information

Jorge Hernández (born November 17, 1954) is a retired boxer from Cuba, who represented his native country at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. There he won the gold medal in the light flyweight division (– 48 kg) by defeating North Korea's Li Byong-Uk in the final. Four years later, when Moscow hosted the Games, he was eliminated in the second round of the flyweight division (– 51 kg).

Hernández won the world title at the inaugural 1974 World Championships in Havana, Cuba, followed by the silver medal four years later, when Belgrade hosted the World Championships. He also captured the gold at the 1975 Pan American Games.

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1976 Olympic GamesEdit

1979 Pan American GamesEdit

1980 Olympic GamesEdit

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