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Carmen Basilio

Biography

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Carmen ''The Upstate Onion Farmer'' Basilio Highlight

 

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Carmen Basilio - Defensive Slips & Rolls

 

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Carmen Basilio (1927-2012)

 

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Carmen Basilio vs Billy Graham I - highlights

 

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REMEMBERING CARMEN BASILIO THE MOST OFFENSIVE BOXER OF ALL TIME

Carmen Basilio was an American professional boxer who was the world champion in both the Welterweight and Middleweight divisions. He is also famous for defeating the great Sugar Ray Robinson to take the Middleweight title. An iron chinned pressure fighter, Basilio was a combination puncher who had great stamina, and eventually wore many of his opponents down with vicious attacks to the head and body.
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  • Personal 

  • Journeyman 

  • Rise in the ranks 

  • World Champion 

  • Decline 

  • Post-boxing life 

  • Championships and accomplishments