Difference between revisions of "1890-09-30 (94lbs) Alf Gunning w rtd 16 (20) Young Hyland, Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin, Ireland"

From Barry Hugman's History of Championship Boxing
Jump to: navigation, search
(Add Bantam Page)
 
Line 1: Line 1:
30 September (94lbs) [[Alf Gunning]] w rtd 16 (20) [[Young Hyland]], [[Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin]], Ireland. Despite no title billing or weights being announced, Gunning’s English 94lbs title claim was thought to have been at stake and he certainly treated the fight seriously when forcing matters all the way. On top right from the opening bell, Gunning handed out a severe beating to Hyland, who was retired by his handlers at the end of the 16th when realising that his cause was a hopeless one. Following this, Gunning was fighting at a higher weight.
+
1890-09-30 (94lbs) [[Alf Gunning]] w rtd 16 (20) [[Young Hyland]], Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin, Ireland. Despite no title billing or weights being announced, Gunning’s English 94lbs title claim was thought to have been at stake and he certainly treated the fight seriously when forcing matters all the way. On top right from the opening bell, Gunning handed out a severe beating to Hyland, who was retired by his handlers at the end of the 16th when realising that his cause was a hopeless one.  
 +
 
 +
Following this, Gunning was fighting at a higher weight.
 +
 
 +
[[Category: 1890 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]

Revision as of 10:06, 16 February 2012

1890-09-30 (94lbs) Alf Gunning w rtd 16 (20) Young Hyland, Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin, Ireland. Despite no title billing or weights being announced, Gunning’s English 94lbs title claim was thought to have been at stake and he certainly treated the fight seriously when forcing matters all the way. On top right from the opening bell, Gunning handed out a severe beating to Hyland, who was retired by his handlers at the end of the 16th when realising that his cause was a hopeless one.

Following this, Gunning was fighting at a higher weight.