Italian boxer Clemente Russo

The Italian heartthrob is returning to the Olympics to bring home the gold. -- Tiara Chiaramonte, Yahoo! Sports

MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 18: Clemente Russo of the Thunder Milano Boxing Team poses in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele on October 18, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
Thunder Milano Boxing Team - Press Conference
MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 18: Clemente Russo of the Thunder Milano Boxing Team poses in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele on October 18, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
AVEZZANO, ITALY - JULY 02: Clemente Russo of Italy (R) fights Mourad Sahraoui of Turkey (B) during the Men's Heavy 91kg final on day 6 during the XVI Mediterranean Games at the Sports Hall Pala Ghiaccio on July 2, 2009 in Avezzano, Italy. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
XVI Mediterranean Games - Day 6 - Boxing
AVEZZANO, ITALY - JULY 02: Clemente Russo of Italy (R) fights Mourad Sahraoui of Turkey (B) during the Men's Heavy 91kg final on day 6 during the XVI Mediterranean Games at the Sports Hall Pala Ghiaccio on July 2, 2009 in Avezzano, Italy. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 03: Clemente Russo attends the Italian tv show "Scalo 76" on September 30, 2008 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Morena Brengola/Getty Images)
"Scalo 76" - Italian tv show
MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 03: Clemente Russo attends the Italian tv show "Scalo 76" on September 30, 2008 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Morena Brengola/Getty Images)
BEIJING - AUGUST 23: Rakhim Chakhkiev of Russia (red) competes against Clemente Russo of Italy (blue) in the Men's Heavy (91kg) Final Bout held at Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 15 - Boxing
BEIJING - AUGUST 23: Rakhim Chakhkiev of Russia (red) competes against Clemente Russo of Italy (blue) in the Men's Heavy (91kg) Final Bout held at Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Vincenzo Picardi and Clemente Russo attend Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail on May 3, 2012 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Vincenzo Picardi and Clemente Russo attend Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail on May 3, 2012 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
BEIJING - AUGUST 22: Clemente Russo of Italy (blue) fights Deontay Wilder of the United States (red) in the Men's Heavy (91kg) Semifinal at the Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. Russo won the bout. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 14 - Boxing
BEIJING - AUGUST 22: Clemente Russo of Italy (blue) fights Deontay Wilder of the United States (red) in the Men's Heavy (91kg) Semifinal at the Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. Russo won the bout. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 03: Clemente Russo attends the Italian tv show "Scalo 76" on September 30, 2008 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Morena Brengola/Getty Images)
"Scalo 76" - Italian tv show
MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 03: Clemente Russo attends the Italian tv show "Scalo 76" on September 30, 2008 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Morena Brengola/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 18: Clemente Russo of the Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Italian Boxing Team attends the Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Italian Boxing Team Presentation held at Thunder Gym on October 18, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Italian Boxing Team Presentation
MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 18: Clemente Russo of the Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Italian Boxing Team attends the Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Italian Boxing Team Presentation held at Thunder Gym on October 18, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 03: Clemente Russo poses at a press conference to unveil Dolce & Gabbana's new uniforms for the Milano Thunder Boxing team, on November 3, 2011 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)
Dolce & Gabbana Unveils New Uniforms For Milano Thunder Boxing Team
MILAN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 03: Clemente Russo poses at a press conference to unveil Dolce & Gabbana's new uniforms for the Milano Thunder Boxing team, on November 3, 2011 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 18: Clemente Russo of the Thunder Milano Boxing Team poses in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele on October 18, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
Thunder Milano Boxe Team - Press Conference
MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 18: Clemente Russo of the Thunder Milano Boxing Team poses in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele on October 18, 2010 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
BEIJING - AUGUST 23: (L-R) Silver medalist Clemente Russo of Italy, gold medalist Rakhim Chakhkiev of Russia and bronze medalists Osmai Acosta Duarte of Cuba and Deontay Wilder of the United States stand on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's Heavy (91kg) Final Bout held at Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 15 - Boxing
BEIJING - AUGUST 23: (L-R) Silver medalist Clemente Russo of Italy, gold medalist Rakhim Chakhkiev of Russia and bronze medalists Osmai Acosta Duarte of Cuba and Deontay Wilder of the United States stand on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's Heavy (91kg) Final Bout held at Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 03: Clemente Russo poses during a press conference to unveil Dolce & Gabbana's new uniforms for the Milano Thunder Boxing team on November 3, 2011 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)
Dolce & Gabbana Unveils New Uniforms For Milano Thunder Boxing Team
MILAN, ITALY - NOVEMBER 03: Clemente Russo poses during a press conference to unveil Dolce & Gabbana's new uniforms for the Milano Thunder Boxing team on November 3, 2011 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Clemente Russo attends Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail on May 3, 2012 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Clemente Russo attends Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail on May 3, 2012 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
BEIJING - AUGUST 23: Silver medalist Clemente Russo of Italy shows his emotions as he stands on the podium during the medal ceremony Men's Heavy (91kg) Final Bout held at Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 15 - Boxing
BEIJING - AUGUST 23: Silver medalist Clemente Russo of Italy shows his emotions as he stands on the podium during the medal ceremony Men's Heavy (91kg) Final Bout held at Workers' Indoor Arena on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
AVEZZANO, ITALY - JULY 02: Gold medalist Clemente Russo of Italy and Mario Pescante of Italy after the medal ceremony Men's Heavy 91kg final on day 6 during the XVI Mediterranean Games at the Sports Hall Pala Ghiaccio on July 2, 2009 in Avezzano, Italy. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
XVI Mediterranean Games - Day 6 - Boxing
AVEZZANO, ITALY - JULY 02: Gold medalist Clemente Russo of Italy and Mario Pescante of Italy after the medal ceremony Men's Heavy 91kg final on day 6 during the XVI Mediterranean Games at the Sports Hall Pala Ghiaccio on July 2, 2009 in Avezzano, Italy. (Photo by Getty Images/Getty Images)
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Clemente Russo attends Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail on May 3, 2012 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail
MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Clemente Russo attends Dolce & Gabbana Milano Thunder Cocktail on May 3, 2012 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)

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