Sydney, 4 February 1930 France, 29 October 2017

Tony was a true legend of Australian boxing and Olympic history, best known for his battle with Muhammad Ali. He is and will remain Australia’s greatest amateur boxer and a milestone of Australian sporting history

Antony Morgan "Tony" Madigan was an Australian boxer and rugby player. He competed in boxing at the 1952, 1956 and 1960 Olympics and finished in fifth, fifth and third place, respectively. In 1960 Madigan lost his semifinal to Muhammad Ali. He also won medals at three Commonwealth Games in the light-heavyweight division – a silver in 1954 and gold in 1958 and 1962.

Tony was the 2010 Inductee for the Australian National Boxing Hall of Fame Veterans category.

Occurence:
Notice: National
Cause of death: old age
Occupation: Rugby Union player, boxer
Sign: Aquarius

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