• Short Summary

    Lightweight champion boxer Eric Boon is disqualified from match for a foul punch.

  • Description

    Title reads: "The Boon-Berg fight".

    London Coliseum.

    Various shots of boxing match between Eric Boon (British Lightweight Champion) and "veteran boxer" Kid Berg. M/S of Berg rolling on the ground after a foul punch (a painful blow beneath the belt) by Boon, Berg is then carried from the ring by his seconds. Boon is disqualified and Berg wins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1113.23
    Media URN:
    38768
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:43:00 / 01:27:03:00
    Canister:
    41/33

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The fight took place on 21 April 1941.

    "veteran boxer" Kid Berg" is Jack "Kid" Berg.

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