• Short Summary

    Eric Schoeppner beats Chuck Spieser in Cruiser weight boxing match from Germany.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dortmund. Cruiser Weights Slug It Out".

    Westphalia Hall, Dortmund, Germany. (Part of Overseas Reel).

    GV Boxing match in progress, zoom in to show Chuck Spieser in the dark shorts - Eric Schoeppner in light shorts. Spieser catches Schoeppner with a straight left but Schoeppner is moving away from it, he tries to counter the punch but misses. SV Two fighters moving around, Schoeppner throws a right upper cut and left cross but they both miss and Spieser fights back and they go into a clinch. CU Two boxers moving around. CU Schoeppner throws a left but Spieser counters with two quick lefts and Schoeppner connects with a right swing and they go into a clinch. CU Schoeppner with his back to the camera, ducks under a left but gets caught with a right as he comes up. SV Boxers in the middle of the ring, Spieser with his back to camera as they exchange punches and Spieser connects with a right upper cut, but Schoeppner comes in and drives Spieser onto the ropes and connects with a good right hand punch which leaves Spieser sitting on the ropes, he gets up and they go into a clinch. CU Members of the audience. CU Boxers facing up to each other. SV Boxers throwing punches and they go into clinch, Spieser gets in two good punches to the body and moves away. SV Schoeppner with back to camera, Spieser throws a right which Schoeppner ducks under and they go into clinch. Ref comes in to make them break and he warns Spieser for low punching. SV Schoeppner throws a left and then connects with good right, then a left upper cut and then left hook, the boxers go into clinch. CU Boxers in clinch, Schoeppner gets in good right upper cut. SV Boxers in corner, Schoeppner lands with good right upper cut, Spieser swings wildly but misses and the wait of the punch carries him across to the other side of the ring. They go into close quarters and start to exchange punches but the bell goes for the end of the round. CU Man and woman in crowd. CU Spierser's seconds working on his eye and the ref holding his hand out to signal that the fight is over. SV Ref walking over to Schoeppner and he holds his hand up to pronounce him the winner. CU Spieser having his eye attended to. CU Woman in crowd. SV Schoeppner consoling Spieser.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:43:00 / 01:40:56:00

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