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==Career Review ==
 
==Career Review ==
'''Al Stankie''' was a former Los Angeles police officer. After his boxing career, he became the manager and trainer of 1984 Olympic Light Flyweight Gold Medalist [[Paul Gonzales]].
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'''Al Stankie''' was a former Los Angeles police officer. After his boxing career, he became the manager and trainer of 1984 Olympic Light Flyweight Gold Medalist [[Paul Gonzales]]. Stankie also trained Ultimate Fighting Champion [[Vitor Belfort]] in boxing. Following Belfort's stunning knockout over [[Tank Abbott]] in a UFC promotion, Belfort called Stankie into the ring and praised him for all his help.
  
 
== Sources ==
 
== Sources ==
 
*"Stankie Scores Win in Olympic Fight", ''Los Angeles Times'', January 15, 1971
 
*"Stankie Scores Win in Olympic Fight", ''Los Angeles Times'', January 15, 1971

Latest revision as of 22:36, 29 January 2007

Al Stankie

Name: Al Stankie
Birth Name: Al Stankiewicz
Hometown: Ventura, California, USA
Height: 6′ 2″   /   188cm
Boxing Record: click

Career Review

Al Stankie was a former Los Angeles police officer. After his boxing career, he became the manager and trainer of 1984 Olympic Light Flyweight Gold Medalist Paul Gonzales. Stankie also trained Ultimate Fighting Champion Vitor Belfort in boxing. Following Belfort's stunning knockout over Tank Abbott in a UFC promotion, Belfort called Stankie into the ring and praised him for all his help.

Sources

  • "Stankie Scores Win in Olympic Fight", Los Angeles Times, January 15, 1971