1889-11-29 (122lbs) Jimmy Lynch w co 4 (finish) Joe Flaherty, Long Island, New York, USA

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1889-11-29 (122lbs) Jimmy Lynch w co 4 (finish) Joe Flaherty, Long Island, New York, USA. Referee: Pete Donohoe. Made at 122lbs, and using hard gloves, Lynch (122) claimed the American title following his victory over Flaherty (119¾), who was knocked out in the fourth round after taking heavy blows to the neck, followed by a right to the jaw.