Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 1

By Boxing News on June 24, 2012
Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 1
Kid Gavilan was one of many world-class Cuban boxers that put Cuban boxing on the map


Boxing.com is pleased to present Part 1 of a five-part documentary on Boxing in Cuba titled “A Fighting Chance.” Originally shot in Feb. 2008, the first segment features Frankie Otero, Sugar Ramos, Angelo Dundee and Jose Torres, among others. There is also a profile on the 5th Street Gym in Miami, where world champions Muhammad Ali, Willie Pastrano and Carmen Basilio trained, as well as the Rafael Trejo Gym in Old Havana. “A Fighting Chance” was produced by Robert Cassidy and Fred Rosenberg. The Executive Producer is David Schuster and Winner Take All Productions. The film was directed by Robert Cassidy.

Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 1
Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 2
Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 3
Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 4
Boxing in Cuba: “A Fighting Chance” Part 5

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