• Short Summary

    Benny Lynch knocks down Peter Kane in 13th round to hold onto Flyweight Championship.

  • Description

    Title reads: "World Flyweight Championship - Benny Lynch (holder) v Peter Kane at Glasgow".

    Scotland.

    M/S of boxing rings; boxers Lynch and Kane are in their corners with their support team. Heavyweight boxer Tommy Farr is welcomed into the ring. Dressed in smart suit, he waves to the cheering crowds before shaking hands with both the flyweights.

    Various shot of the boxing fight between Lynch and Kane. Kane has a stripe down his shorts. Peter Kane is knocked down and counted out in the 13th round. Benny Lynch holds his title as World Champion Flyweight boxer. When the gong sounds Lynch's support team runs into the ring to congratulate him. He is then carried around on the shoulders of the crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    939.47
    Media URN:
    14010
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:24:00 / 01:39:05:00
    Canister:
    37/83

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