• Short Summary

    Various bouts at amateur boxing championships from Boston.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Boston".

    Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America (USA). Amateur Boxing Championships.

    SV Gilmore Newkirk - in striped trunks - exchanging punches with Rex Layne, in the heavyweight contest. (For super sub.)

    SV Through ropes Newkirk & Layne fighting in ring. SV Newkirk springs back from ropes, exchanges punches with Layne. SV They clinch. SV They exchange punches. Layne brings up uppercut. Newkirk falls but gets up. Ref. stops fight.

    LV Lopez Oliver - in white trunks - sparring with Frank McClengon. SV They exchange blows & Oliver downs McClengon. Referee stops fight.

    LV Maurice Harper sparring with Eugene Linscott. SV Harper leads with left & follows with body punches. They exchange blows in centre of ring. SV Harper pokes straight left and they clinch. SV Harper hits home with body punches. They spar up to each other. Harper lands left hook and Linscott falls. Referee directs Harper to corner.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1409.40
    Media URN:
    45897
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:45:00 / 01:52:39:00
    Canister:
    49/30

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