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Rocky Mattioli

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Name  Rocky Mattioli
Division  Light middleweight
Martial art  Boxing
Height  1.69 m
Role  Boxer


Similar People  Maurice Hope, Ottavio Tazzi, Eckhard Dagge, Bruno Arcari, Vito Antuofermo

Rocky Mattioli v Angel Jose Ortiz 18 June 1977 Palazzetto dello Sport, Rome, Lazio, Italy


Rocky Mattioli (born Rocco Mattioli, 20 September 1953) an Italian-Australian former boxer at junior middleweight, and former world champion.

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Rocky was the 2004 Inductee for the Australian National Boxing Hall of Fame Moderns catergory.

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Career

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Mattioli was born in Ripa Teatina, near Chieti, in Abruzzo in central Italy. He emigrated to Australia with his family at the age of six. lived in morwell victoria.

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He turned professional in 1970 and Started training with Italian trainer Arnold Rossi in 1977 captured the WBC Light Middleweight Title with a KO over Eckhard Dagge. He defended the title twice before losing it to Maurice Hope in 1979 by TKO. In 1980 he had a rematch with Hope, but again was TKO'd, in the 11th round. He retired in 1982, settling in Milan.

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Rocky Mattioli Wikipedia