• Short Summary

    European champion Charles Humez defends his title against German champion Hans Stretz.

  • Description

    Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    Boxing match between European Champion Charles Humez and German Champion Hans Stretz, in progress. LV. Boxers in ring exchanging blows (title super over). SCU. Boxers exchanging blows. SCU. From ringside, up to boxers fighting. CU. Second demonstrates instructions to his boxer. LV. Boxers in ring sparring brightly. Humez attacking strongly, Humez is warned. SCU. Stretz (on left) leads the attack. Humez counter attacks. Stretz tries uppercut but misses. Stretz forced back on the ropes. CU. Gong being banged. SCU. Boxer in corner being fanned by seconds (Stretz). CU. Spectator. SV. Stretz fighting back, Humez chases Stretz to ropes. SCU. Boxers exchanging blows. LV. Boxers in ring. Humez gets Stretz in trouble and lands vicious punch. Stretz goes down for count of eight. Second demonstrating instructions to boxer. LV. Stretz getting to his feet back into the fight. Spectators applauding. CU. Boxers after fight congratulating to each other. Humez wins the match and keeps his title.

    (Lav.) (Orig "E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    565.01
    Media URN:
    31424
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:25:00 / 01:01:39:00
    Canister:
    56/6

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