1893-01-05 (133lbs) Andy Bowen w co 22 (finish) Joe Fielden, New Crescent City AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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1893-01-05 (133lbs) Andy Bowen w co 22 (finish) Joe Fielden, New Crescent City AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Referee: John Duffy. Made at 133lbs to a finish, with Austin Gibbons fighting at a higher weight Bowen (132½) claimed the 133lbs title following his win over Fielden (133). Although down in the first and third, Fielden came back strongly before being dropped twice in the 21st and counted out a round later after being hit by a punch to the neck.