Gilles Elbilia

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Name: Gilles Elbilia
Born: 1957-02-15
Birthplace: Paris, France
Hometown: Paris, France
Boxing Record: click

Elbilia was both French and European welterweight champion and in 1984 he was the # 9th ranked welterweight in the world
after his upset win over Nino LaRocca who was 57-0 at the time. Son of boxer Daniel Elbilia.

Elbilia then challenged Milton McCrory for the WBC welterweight championship of the world. Elbilia participated in the 1977 Maccabiah Games winning a Silver medal as a Light Welterweight.