FABRICE BENICHOU JFW
Born - Madrid, Spain (of French decent)
Home - Luxembourg
Benichou was the one-time IBF Junior Featherweight Champ and the two-time European Featherweight Champ. His career included victories over Vincenzo Medina, Salvatore Bottiglieri, Frans Badenhorst, Thierry Jacob, and Martin Krastev. He lost on points to Stephane Haccouri, Maurizio Stecca, Welcome Ncita, and fought to a split decision loss with Manuel Medina for the IBF Featherweight Belt. Benichou was amoung the better Junior Featherweights of the late eighties and early nineties; he was stopped six times over 64 career bouts.
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