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1892-12-28 (110lbs) [[Billy Plimmer]] w rtd 8 (20) [[Joe McGrath]], Coney Island AC, Brooklyn, NYC, New York, USA. Referee: Pete Donohue. Billed for the world 110lbs title, with a $1,500 purse as the prize, both men were on the limit and having been floored several times the badly battered McGrath was retired by his backers.  
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1892-12-28 (110lbs) [[Billy Plimmer]] w rtd 8 (20) [[Joe McGrath]], Coney Island AC, Brooklyn, NYC, New York, USA. Referee: Pete Donohue. Billed for the world 110lbs title, with a $1,500 purse as the prize, and both men on the limit, having been floored several times the badly battered McGrath was retired by his backers.  
  
Following his victory, Plimmer challenged any man in the world and was taken up by [[Danny McBride]] prior to the fight being cancelled.
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Following his victory, Plimmer challenged any man in the world, being taken up by [[Danny McBride]] prior to the fight being cancelled.
  
 
[[Category: 1892 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1892 Title Contests]]
 
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Latest revision as of 12:10, 20 November 2012

1892-12-28 (110lbs) Billy Plimmer w rtd 8 (20) Joe McGrath, Coney Island AC, Brooklyn, NYC, New York, USA. Referee: Pete Donohue. Billed for the world 110lbs title, with a $1,500 purse as the prize, and both men on the limit, having been floored several times the badly battered McGrath was retired by his backers.

Following his victory, Plimmer challenged any man in the world, being taken up by Danny McBride prior to the fight being cancelled.