• Short Summary

    England beat Scotland 7-1 in amateur boxing championship at Wembley.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "AMATEUR BOXING TOURNAMENT ENGLAND 7 SCOTLAND 1".

    Wembley, London.

    The two teams lined up in the ring at Wembley Empire Pool at the start of the amateur boxing championship between England and Scotland. The boxers shaking hands before the fights. Shot of the judges.

    Various shots of the heavyweight fight between Alec Stevenson (Scotland) and Johnnie Morkus (England). Scottish boxer is seen falling against the ropes but the match resumes. More shots of the fight. Stevenson goes down. Stevenson down on one knee in his corner at the end of the fight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1420.03
    Media URN:
    46250
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:00:00 / 01:09:28:00
    Canister:
    48/6

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