• Short Summary

    Alex Buxton K.O's Albert Finch in 8th round of a savage boxing match.

  • Description

    Birmingham.

    Boxing match between Alex Buxton and Albert Finch in progress. GV. Start of fight, Alex Buxton wears white stripe down trunks SV. Both boxers hooking solidly. CU. Tommy Farr in audience. SCU. Buxton misses with a vicious right hook, Finch swayed back cleverly. SV. Finch doing some good work with his left. CU. Boxer Freddie Mills looking appreciative from the audience. SV. Finch makes the mistake of leading with his right and Buxton quickly rips a right into Finch's unguarded chin. A Right uppercut puts Finch down for a count of 9. SV. Finch being counted. SCU. Seconds watching. SV. Finch staggering to his feet to be met by a vicious right hook, which topples him over for the final count. Finch lays flat on his back as referee counts. SV. Referee counting over Finch. SV. Referee counts Finch out and lifts Buxton's hand to proclaim him the winner. Buxton does a victory jig. SV. Crowd. SV. Finch being assisted to his corner. SV. Buxton wearing his "Lonsdale belt".

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    495.05
    Media URN:
    30256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:48:00 / 01:04:48:00
    Canister:
    54/89

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