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I'm sure some of you remember Vinny Pazienza, the boxer who had a serious car accident and was told by doctors that he would never walk again. W


I’m sure some of you remember Vinny Pazienza, the boxer who had a serious car accident and was told by doctors that he would never walk again. Well, the story was revived through a film where he was Miles Tellerthe actor who played the boxer in Bleed for This.

The actor known for starring in the film Top Gun: Maverickbeside Tom Cruise, is the one who did an excellent role retaking the life of the boxer. In LEFT PUNCH we tell you how he got those who are not fans of the sport of fists to know the life of Peace.

The Milles Teller without a mustache and a ‘boxer’: when he honored the feat of Vinni Pazienza

The film was released in 2016, which received good reviews at tellerwho came from failing in The Divergent Series: Allegiant. The film helped the actor to forget his lousy role and in the process make known the life of vinny.

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Vincenzo Edward Pazienza was born on December 16, 1962 in Cranston, Cranston, Rhode Island, United States. He was part of a traditional family originally from Italy, but he decided to focus on boxing and little by little he excelled.

He began to become popular on the East Coast for his victories against Melvin Paul, Joe Frazier Jr., harry brook, Nelson Bolanos and Robert Elizondo. He won the IBF lightweight world title by beating greg hausen in June 1987.

Later he jumped to welterweight, although he failed in three attempts to win the world belt. Due to the poor results, he decided to hire as coach Kevin Rooney (who had been with Mike Tyson). His goal was to move up to super welter. After three years, in 1991, they succeeded. Paz became the world champion by beating Gilbert Dele.

The misfortune came a month and a half, when Vinny Paz He was co-pilot and suffered a serious car accident. He broke two vertebrae in his neck and his spinal cord was severely affected. The doctors’ prognosis is that he would never walk again.

The boxer underwent a treatment where they placed a metal structure screwed to his skull, called a ‘halo’, which prevented him from moving his neck. After 13 months, he miraculously recovered and returned to racing.

Vinny Paz movie

Bleed for This is the name chosen for the biographical film that was released in 2016. Written by Ben Youngerstars Milles Teller and focuses on the life of Peace.

The beginnings of the boxer, the accident, his recovery and how he returned to the ring to become the super middleweight world champion of the OIB. They also explain his low level and even his gambling debts.

Just on its first day it raised 2.7 million dollars, when the projection was 5 or 6 million. It has an acceptance rate of 70% with a rating of 6.23/10.

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