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    Full title reads: "AMATEURS SEEK TITLES".

    Wembley, London.

    Start of the boxing match between Peter Brander from Slough and Charlie Tucker at amateur boxing championship at Wembley, London. Gong - boxers come to centre of ring. Tucker lead with left blow. Tucker forces pace. Tucker connects with right hook, Brander holds. Brander hits back. Close up shot of the fighting. Toe to toe slugging. Crowd watching the match. Close up shot of Brander forcing Tucker on ropes. Close up shot of the feet. Tucker misses and Brander hits back to face and body. He forces Tucker on ropes. Crowd watching. Brander still forces pace. Close up shot of the bell. Brander wins the fight. Boxers congratulating each other. Crowd. Announcement of verdict, cheers and boos. Crowd.

    Start of the heavyweight fight between Johnny Morkus and Jack Gardner. Gong and boxers move to centre. Morkus leads. Crowd watching. Gardner punching Morkus and puts him down. He rises. Gardner punching Morkus. Morkus down. End of the fight. Gardner wins.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46565
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1428.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:46:00 / 01:36:35:00
    Canister:
    48/38
    Sort Number:
    48/038
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Boxing RUNAWAY
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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