1899-11-06 (130lbs) Loudon Campbell w rsc 6 (10) Danny McBride, Millvale Opera House, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
1899-11-06 (130lbs) Loudon Campbell w rsc 6 (10) Danny McBride, Millvale Opera House, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Referee: George England. Made at catchweights, with both men to scale between 126 and 130lbs, the contest started at a fast pace with the fighters mixing it from the bell. Dropped to his knees in the first round and finishing the second groggy, with McBride finding that he was unable to keep Campbell away he was down again from a body shot towards the end of the fourth. Matters just got worse for McBride in the fifth when Campbell had him over eight times in quick succession, and he finished the session in a groggy state with the police official trying to get the referee to stop the fight. With the excited crowd forcing the official’s hand McBride came out for the sixth, but after he was dropped three times from punches to the jaw the referee stopped the fight in favour of Campbell, who successfully defended his 130lbs title claim.