rodolfo casanova


A mosaic of Rodolfo El chango Casanova, one of Mexico´s most prominent fighters of the 40´s. With a record of  81 wins, 22 loses and 3 draws; he fought and defeated main figures like Baby Arizmendi, Kid Azteca, Tommy Young and Juan Zurita.
At a later age, Casanova left boxing due to his problems with alcohol, spent a time cloistered in the mental asylum “La Castañeda”, and lastly died in 1980 in a shelter for the poor.