Public Figure Profiles

Hacine Cherifi

Hacine "Billy" Cherifi is a French former professional boxer who competed from 1985 to 2005. He held the WBC middleweight title in 1998. He made two other attempts at world titles; the WBC super middleweight title in 1997 and the WBA middleweight title in 2000. At regional level, he twice held the French middleweight title, firstly from 1995 to 1996 and again from 2002 to 2003. He also held the EBU European middleweight title from 1996 to 1997.

Cherifi, known as "Billy", began his pro career in 1989 and challenged for the WBC super middleweight title in 1997 against Robin Reid, losing split decision. After the loss, he dropped down in weight and took on WBC middleweight champion, Keith Holmes, winning a decision, although he was dropped in the ninth round. In 1999, he lost the belt in his first defense to Holmes in a rematch via seventh-round knockout. In 2000 he got a shot at WBA middleweight champion William Joppy. Cherifi was dominated and knocked down in Rounds 8 and 9, and lost by decision. In 2001 he took on Harry Simon for the interim WBO middleweight title and lost a decision in what would be his last shot at a major title. He retired in 2005 after suffering a TKO loss to Rudy Markussen.

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Some of their strengths

Hacine Cherifi has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Altruistic, Energetic, Imaginative, Creative, Honest, Passionate, and Ambitious.

Adventurous and Independent

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Hacine Cherifi is someone who is an adventurous, independent, and energetic person, who is insightful, imaginative, generous, and honest. A person who is charismatic and resourceful.

Active and Precise

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Hacine Cherifi well know them as someone who can be tough, active, and sharp, like a sword.

Ambitious and Forceful

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Hacine Cherifi as someone who is ambitious, hard-working, determined, and intelligent.

A person who has a knack for identifying opportunities, has amazing concentration and focus, who can work independently, who likes starting new things, and who is somewhat of an intellectual.

Intelligent and Leadership-oriented

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Hacine Cherifi is someone who is able to see things that others don't, and who can be an effective guide or mentor to others.

They are also someone who is active, giving, optimistic, and cheerful, and who possesses a charisma that attracts friends and admirers.

Optimistic and Quick-witted

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Hacine Cherifi tends to be someone who is optimistic and spontaneous, and who has a clear and analytical mind. Who can be witty, with a happy-go-lucky- nature that makes others cheerful, and who possesses an adventurous zest for life.

Some of Hacine Cherifi's challenges

While Hacine Cherifi has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Hacine Cherifi can be Impulsive, Careless, Short-tempered, Relentless, Inflexible, Non-confrontational, and Sensitive.

Impulsive and Careless

One of Hacine Cherifi's key challenges is that they are someone who can be impulsive and careless.

Relentless and Inflexible

Hacine Cherifi is someone who can be relentless, obsessive, and inflexible, who can be confrontational with work colleagues, can have difficulty communicating feelings and be somewhat reclusive, and who can be self-destructive, overindulgent, and extravagant.

Irritable and Callous

Finally, Hacine Cherifi also can be short-tempered, childish, insensitive, and careless at times.

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