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1892-05-28 (123lbs) [[George Siddons]] drew 47 (finish) [[Johnny Van Heest]], Metropolitan AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Made at 123lbs, prior to the 15th round it was give and take with Van Heest (121) going well, but from thereon neither man was able to do much damage and following a discussion the referee called it off, announcing it to be a draw at the end of the 47th session.  
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1892-05-28 (123lbs) [[George Siddons]] drew 47 (finish) [[Johnny Van Heest]], Metropolitan AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Made at 123lbs, prior to the 15th round it was give and take, with Van Heest (121) going well, but from there on as neither man was able to do much damage following a discussion the referee called it off, announcing it to be a draw at the end of the 47th session.  
  
 
Following the contest, Siddons (122½) claimed the American title at the weight.
 
Following the contest, Siddons (122½) claimed the American title at the weight.

Revision as of 12:46, 7 December 2012

1892-05-28 (123lbs) George Siddons drew 47 (finish) Johnny Van Heest, Metropolitan AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Made at 123lbs, prior to the 15th round it was give and take, with Van Heest (121) going well, but from there on as neither man was able to do much damage following a discussion the referee called it off, announcing it to be a draw at the end of the 47th session.

Following the contest, Siddons (122½) claimed the American title at the weight.