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6 February (105lbs) [[Jimmy Barry]] w rsc 3 (6) [[Joe McGrath]], [[Empire Theatre, Chicago, Illinois]], USA. Although reported to be an exhibition match, after McGrath was floored heavily in the opening session hostilities were halted due to police interference. Although exhibitions of a strenuous nature were not permitted the pair were eventually allowed to box on before time was called in the third when McGrath, dropped three times in all, was lying prostrate on the deck. Both men were though to have been inside 105lbs.
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1894-02-06 (105lbs) [[Jimmy Barry]] w rsc 3 (6) [[Joe McGrath]], Empire Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Although reported to be an exhibition match, after McGrath was floored heavily in the opening session hostilities were halted due to police interference. Although exhibitions of a strenuous nature were not permitted the pair were eventually allowed to box on before time was called in the third when McGrath, dropped three times in all, was lying prostrate on the deck. Both men were though to have been inside 105lbs.
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[[Category: 1894 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]

Revision as of 04:22, 17 February 2012

1894-02-06 (105lbs) Jimmy Barry w rsc 3 (6) Joe McGrath, Empire Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Although reported to be an exhibition match, after McGrath was floored heavily in the opening session hostilities were halted due to police interference. Although exhibitions of a strenuous nature were not permitted the pair were eventually allowed to box on before time was called in the third when McGrath, dropped three times in all, was lying prostrate on the deck. Both men were though to have been inside 105lbs.