marciano marciano  /mɑr tʃi ˈɑ noʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship in 1952 (1924-1969)

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Marciano Brothers And Christian Navarro Announce Purchase Of Legendary Wine Business Wally's Wine & Spirits

    LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Maurice and Paul Marciano, brothers and co-founders of global denim lifestyle brand GUESS, together with renowned wine personality Christian Navarro,  announced ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. LunenburgPhillies fall to Clinton

    Staff report The Lunenburg Phillies are still looking to find their stride at the plate after Sunday's 9-1 loss to host Clinton. Jim Balboni started the game on the hill and was the victim of a few bad bounces during his five innings of work. Mark Ruberti entered in relief to pitch the sixth. Lunenburg (4-7-1) scored its only run on a balk, getting one hit each from Kevin Marciano, Jake Fleming ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Sentinel & Enterprise

  3. LATEST NEWS

    1954 — Rocky Marciano scores a 15-round unanimous decision over Ezzard Charles at New York to retain the world heavyweight title. 1962 — Jack Nicklaus beats Arnold Palmer by three strokes in a playoff to win the U.S. Open.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

Quotes

  1. "My idea is to have a great fight and I know in my mind this is my last year in boxing. Too many fighters go on too long and I don't want to push it. I want to go out on my own terms as an unbeaten world champion. Rocky Marciano did it and Marvin...
    on Sep 18, 2008 By: Joe Calzaghe Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "I would never want to take Rocky Marciano away from Brockton," Menino said in a phone interview yesterday. "He put that city on the map."
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Thomas Menino Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  3. "We're calling him Rocky Marciano," Bobcats coach Sam Vincent said. "He can now see out of the eye."
    on Nov 19, 2007 By: Sam Vincent Source: SI.com

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