Melankomas of Caria

By Angelica and Tiffany


Name: Melankomas

Sport: Boxing

Melankomas died at a young age. He was remembered after death for his remarkable boxing skills.He lived in the 49 AD. He was a winner of the 207th olympics. He was never defeated. When he was playing Naples , on his deathbed he asked his friend athenodoros how many days would the game go on. Melankomas was an Ancient Greek. He was known for his handsome body and looks.


Fact: Melankomas style of boxing was to not hit the opponent so they would become angry and loss their composure. This unique style of boxing made Melankomas strength and endurance.