Lucien Rodriguez

Name: Lucien Rodriguez

    European Heavyweight Champion (Twice) 1977 & 1981-84
    • Fought Larry Holmes for Heavyweight Title (L 12).
    • Defeated Alfredo Evangelista (W 12).
    • Defeated Jean Pierre Coopman (W 12).
    • Defeated Lorenzo Zanon (W 8).
    • Rodriguez played himself in the French feature movie "Vincent, Fran├žois, Paul... et les autres".
    • won 39 (KO 21) + lost 12 (KO 5) + drawn 1 = 52 rounds boxed 349 : KO% 40.38
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zndhVPqYusU

Favorite Book: "The Art of Boxing" by Georges Carpentier

"I'm from Casablanca, Morocco, so one of my boyhood idols is the great Moroccan middleweight, Marcel Cerdan. And I also read everything I can find on Georges Carpentier, the great French fighter who fought Dempsey and Tunney."

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