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Alessandro is a 26 years-old amateur boxer, living in Milan and currently training at Boxe Ursus, the oldest boxe gym in Milan and one of the most titled in Italy.

Boxe is actually one of the most trending combat sports in Italy, capable to grow again in numbers and fans after years of oblivion. Amateur practitioners are those who keep things going with their gym subscriptions, allowing experienced trainers to grow up few athletes as professionals, ready to become sport stars. Amateurs boxers are also the only ones allowed to take part into the Olympic Games and they can turn professionals just after. Being a professional is the only way to make a living out of this sport, a reward for years of sacrifice finally paid off.