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    Title reads: "Chuvalo KOs Durelle".

    Toronto, Canada.

    C/U boxer George Chuvalo (white shorts) boxing Yvon Durelle for Canadian Heavyweight Championship. Chuvalo knocks Durelle through the ropes, but Durelle hangs on. Chuvalo keeps hitting Durelle while he is laying on rope but he manages to get up. C/U crowd at the ringside.

    Chuvalo lands a right cross on Durelle's chin and he goes down for a count. C/U boxer's second at the ringside catching something. M/S both boxers slogging it out in the middle of the ring. Durelle doing the attacking. Chuvalo attacking. Chuvalo puts Durelle down with a left hook, Durelle falls into a sitting position on ropes.

    Crowd at the ringside. C/U Chuvalo with his back to camera; he lands a right cross on Durelle and Durelle goes down for another count. This time he lies flat on his face and can't get up; he is counted out. Crowds at the ringside. C/U loser Durelle in his corner. C/U winner George Chuvalo waving to the crowd with his seconds on either side of him.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52873
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1701.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:37:00 / 01:32:40:00
    Canister:
    59/95
    Sort Number:
    59/095
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    boxing 1940s and 1950s Toronto
  • Stills

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

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