My Story is about a man from Poland who fought his way out of the slums of his country. The main character’s name is Casimir/Caz Tloczynski who was raised to a poor family. When Caz found the sport of boxing he used it to support himself and his family. He’s also when to turn pro and become a champion. This story is based in the 1970’s and 80’s because during these two decades had one of the best times in the sport. In the main part of this story is Caz fighting his way out of the slums of Poland and in later of his fighting career he would have to deal with controversy, rivals, and life troubles. Casimir a true son Poland. His mother a native of the country and his father a Irish immigrant. After World War 2 all of the European countries had too rebuild society the way it was. When Casimir was born is father had to leave for America. Life was hard for Casimir growing up. While Poland was being rebuild it was hard for his mother to make money for Casimir and the eight Tloczynski children. But when Casimir found the sport of boxing he became a professional fighter. Starting out as a lightweight he had a record of 28-0 with 24 knockouts. Casimir had knockout victories over top contenders and former champions. By age 20 he’s getting a shot at the world title. In this story you get to learn about a champion who came from nothing. And fought his way out of the slums of Poland and made himself a king. Also of how Casimir had to suffer his first defeat, controversy, and rivalries. But mostly this story is about a true champ earning the respect of the people and also fighting for the people for his home country of Poland.