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Salvatore Calabrese, 22, from Giardini, Sicily, has just become the amateur welterweight boxing champion of NSW, and represents his state in a national boxing championship series in Adelaide in October. Although beaten in the semi-final of his division, Salvatore is convinced he can train much harder and have a better chance of winning trial fights in 1966t to decide Australia's boxing team for the British Commonwealth Games in Jamaica. Salvatore Calabrese (right) thumps opponent Joe Rossi, the Victorian welterweight champion, in their semi-final clash in Adelaide in October. Rossi a former Olympian won narrowly on points.

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A12111, 1/1965/33/16
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