Re: Alfredo Evangilista 'The Safe Spaniard Challenger'
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November 7, 1989
'Former European Boxing Champion Held On Cocaine Charges'
Alfredo Evangilista was arrested on a central Madrid street, with possession of
cocaine. The former European Boxing Champion was charged with having
9 grams of cocaine in a vial.
The two-time World Heavyweight Challenger, who's claim to fame is going the
distance against Muhammad Ali, as well as being the European Heavyweight Champion.
A police spokesman said that a police patrol saw the Uruguayian-born Evangilista
on a central Madrid street with two woman early today. They saw him throw down
a vial. He was being held on possession charges.
The 34 year-old Evangilista fought 4 World Heavyweight Champions, including
Larry Holmes, Leon Spinks and Greg Page. He had last fought in April 1988 in
Madrid, and had announced his retirement from the ring after that bout.
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