National Italian American Sports HOF to host boxing tournament

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The National Italian American Sports Hall Of Fame has organized the sixth Rocky Marciano Amateur Boxing Tournament to be held at 7 p.m. Feb 12 at the National Italian American Sports Hall Of Fame (1431 W. Taylor Street).

The event includes eight bouts and features an appearance by Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini, the former lightweight champion.

Tickets and tables must be reserved in advance by calling (312) 226-5566 or emailing shannon@niashf.org. You can also purchase tickets through their website by clicking here.

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