• Short Summary

    Johnny Pritchett wins Middleweight boxing championship against Wally Swift. Nottingham.

  • Description

    No title - Middleweight boxing championship between Johnny Pritchett and Wally Swift. Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    C/U bell being rung for start of contest. Various shots of the boxers fighting. C/U promoter Reg King. Various shots of the fight in progress. C/U of their feet as they move round the ring. M/S fight in progress. C/U referee Wally Thom. L/S as the bell goes and the fight ends, Pritchett is announced the winner on points by the referee. C/U Swift with his hands over his head. C/U pan Pritchett walking round ring with arms aloft. M/S and C/U Wally Thom checking his score card. C/U Pritchett with Lonsdale belt. C/U the belt, pan to C/U of Pritchett who won on points.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2019.41
    Media URN:
    56099
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:07:00 / 01:55:25:00
    Canister:
    67/16

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The bout took place on 20 February 1967.

    The location is the Nottingham Ice Rink.

    The referee seen here is Wally Thom.

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