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    Clayton v Famechon and Walls v Coulbaly - boxing matches from Manchester.

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    Full title reads: "Manchester. Clayton Game - But Famechon Easy Winner".

    Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire.

    LV white-belted Ronnie Clayton fighting Famechon for European Featherweight boxing title. MV They exchange blows and Ray Famechon misses with left uppercut. They swap punches. SV Famechon ducking, weaving and using ring. SV Crowd. MV Famechon cleverly gets off ropes. In-fighting. Famechon lands to chin. SV Famechon fights Ronnie Clayton to ropes. They swap punches and move to centre of ring. MV In-fighting. End of fight. SV People applauding. MV Referee holds Famechon's hand aloft. Boxers congratulate.

    SV Crowd. MV Earl Walls in corner with head covered. SV Audience. LV Earl Walls leading against dark-skinned Albert Coulbaly. MV Walls connects with lefts to chin. Coulbaly falls against ropes. Walls lands left uppercut and an amateurish right and left to chin. Coulbaly sinks to floor. SV Timekeeper. MV Coulbaly gets up. Walls throws left jabs. Coulbaly retaliates with weak left. Walls resumes left jabs and measures Coulbaly with his left and brings up right uppercut. Coulbaly staggers to corner and after a left falls to the canvas. SV Coulbaly rises. MV Walls throws three lefts. Coulbaly retaliates with weak left. Walls brings up uppercut and sends Coulbaly staggering to corner, where he falls to canvas. SV Referee holds Walls hand aloft. Walls walks over to Coulbaly. MV Walls and second help shaky Coulbaly to corner.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:44:00 / 01:17:36:00

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