Carlos Monzon Boxing Crewneck
This limited edition Kurated Vintage drop was made exclusively in collaboration with Kingdom Kome for the release of his brand new album titled “Doble Filo” which is now streaming on all platforms.
- Champion® crewneck sweatshirts 12-oz, 82/18 cotton/polyester fleece.
- Features set-in sleeves, side gussets, and ribbed cuffs and waistband.
- Designed with a full athletic cut with seamless shoulders for a more comfortable fit
- Highest quality DTG print
- embroidered Kingdom Kome, Kurated Vintage & champion logos on sleeves.
- Sizes: S-3XL
Carlos Roque Monzón (8/7/1942 – 1/8/1995), nicknamed Escopeta was an Argentine professional boxer who held the undisputed world middleweight championship for 7 years. He successfully defended his title 14 times against 11 different fighters and is widely regarded as not only one of the best middleweights in history but also one of the greatest boxers of all time pound-for-pound. Known for his speed, punching power and relentless work rate, Monzon ended his career with a record of 87-3-9 with 59 knockouts, each one of his losses were early in his career and were avenged. Inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1990, he was chosen by The Ring magazine in 2002 as the 11th greatest fighter of the last 80 years and voted him as the best middleweight title holders of the last 50 years in 201 ] As of January 2018, Monzón holds the 2nd longest unified championship reign in middleweight history at 9 consecutive defenses.
Argentinians adored Monzon throughout his career. His glamorous and violent life was avidly followed both by the media and Argentine people. He was, however, accused many times of domestic violence by his two wives and many mistresses, and of beating paparazzi. Charged with killing his wife Alicia Muñiz in Mar del Plata in 1988, the former champion was sentenced to 11 years in jail. He died in a January 1995 car crash during a weekend furlough.
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