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    British Heavyweight Boxing Champion Don Cockell beats his Italian opponent Uber Bacilieri.

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    Leicester, Leicestershire.

    LV Start of fight, Don Cockell with white stripe down trunks (1st 7 ft. for super title). CU in fighting. SV Cockell throws a left and right, but Uber Bacilieri rides them both. SV Cockell sails into Bacilieri's body but he comes in close and punches Cockell about the head. SV promoter Joe Jacobs smoking cigar. SV in fighting - Bacilieri partially slips in trying to avoid Cockell, they resume. CU Cockell throws a right hook, but Bacilieri is going away. SV Cockell throwing lefts and rights as Bacilieri spoils and comes in close. SV Cockell is off balance as Bacilieri pushes him. Cockell falls back again to the ropes uses them to spring out and throw a left, but Bacilieri is again going away. SV referee totalling points. SV Cockell slips, but immediately starts to rise. CU Cockell rising and resuming. SV Cockell punishes Bacilieri about the body, but Bacilieri holds on. SCU Cockell sailing into Bacilieri's body. SV Bacilieri fights back and fights Cockell to the ropes. They go into a clinch. Referee walks over, stops fight and holds Cockell's hand up. SCU Bacilieri and Cockell.

    Don Cockell beats his boxing opponent Uber Bacilieri.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "C")

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:21:00 / 01:10:45:00

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