• Short Summary

    Italian Guido Ferracin wins Europe bantam boxing title in fight against Peter Kane.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MANCHESTER".

    Manchester, Lancashire.

    European bantam boxing match between Lancashire's Peter Kane and Italian Guido Ferracin at Belle Vue, Manchester.

    General view, Kane forcing the pace. General view, Kane forcing the pace. Close up shot of Kane leading, Guido Ferracin goes into a clinch. Exchange of punches. Close up shot of fighting. Close up shot of Ferracin fighting, clear of ropes. Ferracin gets to work on Kane's stomach & close up. Ferracin and Kane exchange blows. Close up shot of Ferracin forcing Kane on the ropes. Kane scores, Ferracin fights back. Close up shot of Kane getting Ferracin on ropes and he fights clear. Close up shot of the feet. End of fight. Ferracin wins the match.

    Note found in file: This is for Newsreel purposes only. Is not to be used in feature films.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1422.26
    Media URN:
    46348
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:00:00 / 01:27:53:00
    Canister:
    48/17

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The bout took place on 16 July 1948.

    The location is King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester.

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