|Full name||Abdelhafid Benchabla|
September 26, 1986 |
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||81 kilograms (179 lb)|
|Rated at||Light Heavyweight|
|Club||Astana Arlans |
Abdelhafid Benchabla (born September 26, 1986 in Zemmouri) is an Algerian boxer. He represented Algeria at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China, and is the current World Series of Boxing Light heavyweight champion.
In 2008, Benchabla qualified for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing after beating Bastir Samir of Ghana at the AIBA African Olympic Boxing Qualifying Tournament 2008 in Algiers, Algeria., he beat Mourad Sahraoui of Tunisia in the final . At the Olympics he won the rematch with Kassel but lost 7:12 to eventual winner Zhang Xiaoping.
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