NOTE: this is article #6 of a series of eight for your enjoyment from boxing writer Jim Amato. The articles are listed (in order) below and will be featured from September 2009 through November 2009 with each article based on these boxing greats had they met at the peak of their careers in the ring:
1) Jerry Quarry vs. George Foreman
2) Carlos Monzon vs. Gene Fullmer
3) Joe Frazier vs. Ron Lyle
4) Manny Pacquiao vs. Roberto Duran
5) Salvador Sanchez vs. Alexis Arguello
6) Nino Benvenuti vs. Vito Antuofermo
7) Julio Cesar Chavez vs. Alexis Arguello
8) Ray Mancini vs. Harry Arroyo
By Jim Amato
What would have happened if two of the best Italian born middleweight
champions would have squared of against each other 200mb 이상 다운로드?
Nino Benvenuti, 5″11″ from Trieste against Vito Antuofermo, 5′ 7 1/2″
from Bari. The slick boxing Nino and the rugged, brawling Vito. The
perfect boxer -vs- slugger match up.
Benvenuti is considered one of the best amateur boxers of all time
and he won the Gold Medal in the 1960 Olympics. He turned pro in 1961 and
did not lose a fight until 1966. He ended up with a 82-7-1 record. Please
remember six of those losses came in his last seventeen fights.
Antuofermo was a mauler with a good chin and was always in tip top
condition. He was an Arturo Gatti type warrior with tremendous
determination 다운로드. He had a 50-7-2 ledger.
Vito’s best night was probably his 1979 draw with Marvin Hagler.
Nino’s best night was most likely his 1967 victory over Emile Griffith.
OK the stage has been set. Let the fight begin…
Round 1- Vito rushes out and attempts to bull Nino to the ropes.
Nino avoids the onslaught and begins to use a snappy left jab to keep
Vito at bay. Antuofermo continues to pursue but Nino has little trouble
winning this round.
Round 2- Vito comes out fast again but Nino is boxing smoothly.
Benvenuti’s jab is right on target and Vito is beginning to swell over
both eyes. Nevertheless Vito keeps plowing forward. Another round for
Nino Autoset download.
Round 3- Nino continues to box well but Vito is able to get inside a
little more often and work the body. Nino lands a couple of nice
uppercuts to meet Vito on the way in. Better round for Vito but Nino wins
Round 4- Vito is boring in like a freight train but Benvenuti is
jabbing away. Vito lands his first effective head shot, a short left hook
that Nino took well. Then after breaking from a clinch, Vito is moving
only to be met by a solid hook the drops him to one knee. Antuofermo is
up at five and he seems more surprised then hurt. Benvenuti quickly moves
in and lands a couple of hard right hands but Vito three vicious hooks to
Nino’s body. A 10-8 round for Benvenuti 솔리드 웍스 2016 크랙 다운로드.
Round 5- A Benvenuti jab has split Vito’s right eye open. Vito’s
enraged as he wades in to Benvenuti and lands effective body punches.
Nino complains to the referee about low blows. An overhand right by Vito
catches Benvenuti and he falls against the ropes. Vito’s on him but Nino
covers up well. First round scored for Vito.
Round 6- Freddie Brown has patched up Vito’s eye and he’s right back
on the attack. Benvenuti is trying to keep him off with the jab and a few
looping rights. Vito takes the shots well and just keeps moving in. Now
Nino is complaining to the referee about head butts. Close round for
Round 7- This time it’s Nino who opens fast and his barrage has
caught Vito by surprise 다운로드. There are some very good exchanges this round
but Vito’s eye cut has re-opened and it’s starting to look ugly. An
entertaining round scored for Benvenuti.
Round-8- Freddie Brown growls at the ringside doctor who came up to
inspect Vito’s cut. Brown again masterfully stems the flow of blood. It
is obvious that Nino is aiming at the cut. Vito is doing a good job of
weaving under the jab and landing to Nino’s body. Benvenuti is starting
to slow down but a hard straight right has opened a cut over Vito’s left
eye. Close round for Vito.
Round 9- Mr. Brown has his work cut out him for but Vito is right
back out there flailing away. Nino lands a flurry of hard shots and both
cuts are open again 다운로드. A solid left hook rocks Vito. As Nino moves in
Antuofermo lands a solid body punch that appears low. Nino quickly
complains to the referee who warns Vito. Nino boxes the rest of the way
to win the round.
Round 10- The doctor again visits the corner and he is greeted by
another tongue tirade from Mr. Brown. Vito is up and out and Nino is
there to meet him. A solid left by Vito draws blood from Benvenuti’s
nose. Vito is swarming all over Nino who seems to be having trouble
keeping an energized Antuofermo off of him. Good round for Vito who’s
back in the fight.
Round 11- Vito continues to be the aggressor but Nino’s counter
shots have again opened both cuts. Vito lands a solid right to the head
and Nino’s knees buckled for a moment. Antuofermo tries to follow up but
Nino holds on until the bell. Close round for Vito.
Round 12- Another visit and another tirade but Brown stops the
bleeding and Vito is out there swinging. Nino is back to jabbing and
moving and Vito is having a hard time finding him. Vito finally gets
inside and roughs up Nino who promptly complains to the referee. Vito
gets a warning for butting but continues to march in. Nino lands a
counter left hook that sends Antuofermo reeling across the ring. Nino
tries to land another big shot but the bell sounds. Round for Benvenuti.
Round 13- Nino seems to have found his second wind and he’s
peppering Antuofermo. Both cuts have re-opened and Vito seems to be
swinging wildly. A quick left, right by Nino sends Vito on his hands and
knees. Vito is up at five and again seems more surprised then hurt.
Benvenuti is quick to follow up but Vito catches Nino with a wild right
to the head followed by a crunching unintentional head butt. Nino’s right
eyebrow is split wide open. The referee halts the action and asks the
doctor to look at the cut. Benvenuti is livid but the doctor says that he
can continue. The referee takes a point away from Vito. Within seconds
the bell rings ending the round. Nino takes a 10-7 round and now has a
Round 14- Although both corners have closed the cuts, within the
first thirty seconds both boxers are bleeding again. Vito is forcing Nino
to the ropes and is landing to the body. Nino again complains to the
referee about low blows but the ref lets them fight on. Now flurries
toward the end of the round but it is not enough. Vito gets the round.
Round 15- The ringside doctor quickly visited both corners and
decided to let them finish the fight. Nino’s corner instructed him to box
and protect his lead. Vito’s corner shouted to him to knock his man out!
Vito was out in a flash but Nino landed a quick jab and tied his man up.
It was this way the whole round. Vito tried but was unable to mount any
real offense against the clutching Benvenuti. Vito takes round on sheer
The final tally … 143-139 for the winner – Nino Benvenuti