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    Wembly, England: GV R.Desmedt in the dark trucks V R, Mctaggart in the light weight bout. SV Desmedt catches Mctaggart with a couple of lefts as he back on to the ropes and then hooks him and smashes him with the other glove, Angle Shot Desmedt hammering blows into Mctaggart who fights back gamely. Nearer V Mctaggart swings wild he weaves and ducks and gets Desmedt in a corner but Desmedt gets out and attacks Mctaggart who nearly falls down, SV Spectators at the ringside. GV B. Wells dark trunes V A Groos in the middle weight bout. Bough boxers stand in ring and hammer away at each other Groos nearly goes down. SV Wells punching groos who is in corner but he is gamely fighting back. SV Gong at end of match. SV Wells the winner being congratulated by Groos, GV L. Lett in the light trunks V L. Rickwood in the light middle weight bout both boxers sixing each other up when Rickwood lets fly with a right which sends lett back on to the ropes, he then tears into him the ref breaks them. Angle V Rickwood knocks lett to the floor he gets up and the count goes on, SV The fight continues with both boxers mixing it pretty well Lett misses with an upper cut. SV Gong at the end of the notch. SV Rickwood and Lett shaking hands after fight Rickwood winner. SV Spectator at ringside. SV Britannia shield being presented to head of winning team by Air Chief Marshal Sir Dermot Boyle.



    Boxing; Military - Sport; Navy - Sport; Airforce - Sport; Great Britain




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    GEMMELL AND CATHELS.
    Wembley

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3LOFHMQI86XSLP2BZPOKLXD2E
    Media URN:
    VLVA3LOFHMQI86XSLP2BZPOKLXD2E
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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