• Short Summary

    Jack Petersen defeats Larry Gains and keeps the Empire Heavyweight boxing title.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PETERSEN RETAINS TITLE - Gains defeated in Empire Championship at White City Stadium."

    White City Stadium, London.

    Various shots of the boxing match between Jack Petersen, Heavyweight Champion of the British Empire, and Larry Gains, the Canadian ex-title holder.

    Two boxers are more pushing and hugging then exchanging blows.

    The end of the match - Petersen wins and retains his title. He walks to the centre of ring with his arms up in the air, then returns to his corner getting ready to leave.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    789.29
    Media URN:
    8849
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:31:00 / 01:49:00:00
    Canister:
    34/74

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The bout took place on 10 September 1934.

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