Salvatore Bottiglieri (age 22) was a NA boxer with a record of 30 wins, 5 losses, 2 draws. Starting his career on February 1982 at age 22, Salvatore Bottiglieri fought 37 times over 9 years as a pro. The longest KO streak that Bottiglieri has ever had is 2 throughout his 37 fights and his longest winning streak is 8 wins. This started on February 1982 and came to an end on February 1986.
Ready to showcase his talent in the pro ranks, Bottiglieri defeated Josia Malquides da silva over 6 rounds in his debut to secure his first win (PTS) against a durable Malquides da silva. Bottiglieri continued his pro journey, which was mostly successful at this point, by fighting 21 fights following his debut. Fights against boxers such as Salvatore Melluzzo, Pasquale Mazza and Salvatore Melluzzo followed including 3 times in 1982, 3 times in 1983 and 8 times through 1984, 1985 and 1986.
Pushing his career further, Bottiglieri fought Salvatore Melluzzo on March 3rd, 1984 adding to his winning record. Becoming the 4th fighter to stop Melluzzo, Bottiglieri beat Melluzzo via TKO in the 10th round of a 12 round fight. Bottiglieri continued his success in the next 9 fights taking his record to 20 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws.
On March 22nd, 1987, Bottiglieri went into action again and beat Osmar alfredo Avila taking the winning record to 21 wins. Avila was stopped in the 6th round via TKO crowning Bottiglieri as the first person to stop this opponent. Bottiglieri then went on to face Alvaro Bohorquez where he added another win to his tally.
On April 9th, 1988, Bottiglieri went into action again and beat Alvaro Bohorquez taking the winning record to 23 wins. Bottiglieri secured the win over Bohorquez after the final bell via PTS, resulting in Bottiglieri being the 4th person to defeat Bohorquez. Taking his record to 25 wins, 3 losses and 1 draws, Bottiglieri then went on to win a further 2 fights.
On February 11th, 1989, Bottiglieri took on and was defeated by Brian Mitchell meaning his career tally went to 26-4-1. Bottiglieri's fight against Brian Mitchell was Bottiglieri's first stoppage defeat. This came via TKO in the 8th round of a 12 round fight. Fights against boxers including Miguel angel Francia, Jorge alberto Pompe and Roy Muniz followed where he won 5 fights taking his winning streak to 30 wins.
Taking another knock in his career, Bottiglieri fought Fabrice Benichou on August 9th, 1991 and was defeated by Benichou. This turned out to be Bottiglieri's final career fight. Benichou became the 2nd person to stop Bottiglieri in round 8 of a 12 round fight via TKO.