• Short Summary

    THE UNITED STATES AMATEUR BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN UTICA, NEW YORK, DREW A RECORD 194 ENTRIES WHEN THEY BEGAN LAST THURSDAY.

  • Description

    THE UNITED STATES AMATEUR BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN UTICA, NEW YORK, DREW A RECORD 194 ENTRIES WHEN THEY BEGAN LAST THURSDAY.THREE NON-WHITE BOXERS, THE FIRST COLOURED SPORTSMEN TO REPRESENT SOUTH AFRICA, TOOK PART.

    FILM SHOWS THE THIRD ROUND OF THE 112-POUND CHAMPIONSHIP ON SATURDAY BETWEEN LUCAS MATSEKE, OF SOUTH AFRICA, AND HOWARD SMITH, OF THE UNITED STATES.MATSEKE -- THE SHORTER OF THE TWO, IN LIGHT SHORTS AND FIGHTING FROM THE LEFT-HAND CORNER -- WON ON POINTS.HE WENT DOWN DURING THE ROUND, BUT IT WAS RULED A SLIP.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7LLLK2RZZPTZRGLXF1J6R63CS
    Media URN:
    VLVA7LLLK2RZZPTZRGLXF1J6R63CS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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