• Short Summary

    FLOYD PATTERSON, WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING CHAMPION, MARCH 19 WATCHED GOTARKAY, THE GHANAIAN BOXING CHAMPION, BEAT ABDUL NASI, (MOROCCO) IN THE MIDDLEWEIGHT SECTION OF THE FIRST PAN-AFRICAN AMATEUR BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN CAIRO, EGYPT.

  • Description

    FLOYD PATTERSON, WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING CHAMPION, MARCH 19 WATCHED GOTARKAY, THE GHANAIAN BOXING CHAMPION, BEAT ABDUL NASI, (MOROCCO) IN THE MIDDLEWEIGHT SECTION OF THE FIRST PAN-AFRICAN AMATEUR BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN CAIRO, EGYPT. PATTERSON HAS TRAVELLED FROM THE UNITED STATES TO GIVE SEVERAL EXHIBITIONS IN THE U.A.R.

    THE REFEREE HAD TO WARN GOTARKAY FOR HIS TACTICS. ALSO IN THE SAME SECTION, OULAIKA (NIGERIA) BEAT SALAH ABDUL REHIM (UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC).

    COUNTRIES TAKING PART IN THE CHAMPIONSHIPS ARE: EGYPT, KENYA, SUDAN, GHANA, TUNISIA, GUINEA, MOROCCO, MALI AND NIGERIA. BY MARCH 21. THE SEMI-FINAL STAGE WAS REACHED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABR1CYXA2TN0NSJJZET7VT2VTG
    Media URN:
    VLVABR1CYXA2TN0NSJJZET7VT2VTG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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