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Name: Rodolfo Gonzalez
Alias: El Gato
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Hometown: Long Beach, California, USA
Height: 5′ 9″ / 175cm
Boxing Record: click
Manager: Jackie McCoy
Awards & Recognition
- Rodolfo Gonzales actually missed making it into the World Boxing Hall of Fame by one vote in 2003, of the 140 voting members. A private vote was then taken by the 10-member Executive Committee, and Gonzales was accepted by an 8-2 vote. Two members resigned in protest. More on this controversy here.
- Rodolfo Gonzalez was named by The Ring magazine to its list of The 100 Greatest Punchers of All-Time!.
| WBC Lightweight Champion
1972 Nov 10 – 1974 Apr 11