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    FORTUNATO MANCA OF ITALY KEPT HIS EUROPEAN WELTERWEIGHT BOXING TITLE IN MADRID YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY). A?

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    FORTUNATO MANCA OF ITALY KEPT HIS EUROPEAN WELTERWEIGHT BOXING TITLE IN MADRID YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY). A 15,000-STRONG CROWD IN THE PALACIO DE DEPORTES SAW HIM KNOCK-OUT CARMELO GARCIA GANCHO OF SPAIN IN THE THIRD OF A SCHEDULED 15-ROUND BOUT.

    THE MATCH STARTED AT TEN MINUTES BEFORE MIDNIGHT. IT WAS SOON OVER. GANCHO WENT DOWN IN THE FIRST ROUND. HE RECOVERED AND WAS FLOORED AGAIN IN THE SECOND. IN THE THIRD, THE SPILL WAS REPEATED BUT HE MANAGED TO REGAIN HIS FEET -- ONLY TO BE BROUGHT DOWN BY TWO BLOWS TO THE HEAD. MANCA DID A VICTORY DANCE IN THE RING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2N5GJ5HQQAQJ22Z1OSZ9S39DQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA2N5GJ5HQQAQJ22Z1OSZ9S39DQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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