TITLE

Stopping the bleeding

AUTHOR(S)
Kennedy, Kostya
PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;1/8/96, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a benefit plan for retired boxers in Puerto Rico, and how it was originally created for former world title holder, Wilfred Benitez. Benitez as a former boxing great who is sick, broke, and has no benefits; Details of the benefit package; Background of Benitez as champion boxer; The decision of Puerto Rican lawmakers to establish a relief system for boxers.
ACCESSION #
9601097681

 

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