1926-06-03 Tod Morgan w rtd 6 (15) Steve Kid Sullivan, Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, NYC, NY, USA - NY/CALIFORNIA/PENNSYLVANIA
1926-06-03 Tod Morgan w rtd 6 (15) Steve Kid Sullivan, Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, NYC, NY, USA - NY/CALIFORNIA/PENNSYLVANIA. Referee: Jim Crowley. Coming to the ring with a badly damaged nose did Sullivan (128½) no favours whatsoever, Morgan (128½) being quick to take advantage of the situation when battering him into a bloody mess and forcing the referee to call a halt at 2.05 of the sixth round. By that time, the hard-punching Morgan had proved to be out of the top drawer. Morgan's ability to feint Sullivan on to punches, along with his brilliant execution of the left hook to the body and his evasiveness was a joy to behold as he successfully defended his newly won title against a former champion.