• Short Summary

    Terry Allen beats Vic Herman to become British flyweight boxing champion.

  • Description

    Leicester, Leicestershire.

    GV. Start of British flyweight boxing title fight between Terry Allen and Vic Herman. Allen in light trunks. MV. Allen rushes Herman against ropes. Herman rushes back. SV. Herman takes fight back to Allen but Allen fights back. MV. Herman moves in, fighting until Allen clips Herman with right hook. Herman off balance, staggers across ring. SCU. Fighting promoter Joe Jacobs looking on. SV. Allen floors Herman by lefts and rights. Herman jumps right up and resumes. SV. Herman rushes in against ropes. SV. Women looking on. MV. & SV. & MV. Both boxers swopping lefts and rights in last round. SV. Herman floors Allen. Allen rises at once and resumes. Second climbs into ring. Referee walks across to time keeper and queries time. CU. Boxer Kid Lewis. SCU. The winner, Terry Allen with Lonsdale belt, posing with Herman.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1455.05
    Media URN:
    47491
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/06/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:08:00 / 01:19:20:00
    Canister:
    51/48

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