• Short Summary

    Jackie Paterson wins world title boxing match against Joe Curran. Hampden Park, Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Paterson holds world title.

    Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland.

    Various shots of the crowd of 60,000 watching the boxing match between Jackie Paterson and Joe Curran. Various shots of the fight in progress. C/U of the crowd. C/U as Curran tries left hook and misses badly. Paterson puts Curran down for count of five, with a right hook. Various shots as the match continues. M/S as Paterson knocks Curran on to the ropes with hard straight right. L/S as Curran, dazed, is unable to find his corner and is assisted by his seconds. C/U as Paterson puts Curran down with right jab. L/S of the end of the fight. The referee, Moss Deyong, raises Paterson's arm as the winner. C/U as Paterson and Curran pose together after the fight.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1404.18
    Media URN:
    45692
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:13:00 / 01:33:06:00
    Canister:
    46/56

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