Alfio Righetti

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Alfio Righetti

Name: Alfio Righetti
Hometown: Forli, Emilia Romagna, Italy
Birthplace: Montecolombo, Emilia Romagna, Italy
Stance: Orthodox
Pro Boxer: Record

Righetti was a traffic policeman by profession.

He suffered his first defeat against Leon Spinks in November 1977, losing by a 10-round unanimous decision. The winner of Spinks-Righetti was promised a title shot against Muhammad Ali. Three months after defeating Righetti, Spinks beat Ali by a 15-round split decision to win the World Heavyweight Championship.