Difference between revisions of "1894-12-14 (135lbs) Kid Lavigne w co 18 (25) Andy Bowen, Auditorium AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA"

From Barry Hugman's History of Championship Boxing
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "1894-12-14 (135lbs) Kid Lavigne w co 18 (25) Andy Bowen, Auditorium AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Referee: John Duffy. Billed for the 135lbs championship of America, the unfor...")
 
Line 1: Line 1:
1894-12-14 (135lbs) Kid Lavigne w co 18 (25) Andy Bowen, Auditorium AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Referee: John Duffy. Billed for the 135lbs championship of America, the unfortunate Bowen (133), having been floored by a right to the jaw and hitting his head heavily on the floor, never regained consciousness and was pronounced dead at 7.15am the following morning. Prior to the finish, the outclassed Bowen had taken a steady beating from Lavigne (135) and had been dropped in the 17th.  
+
1894-12-14 (135lbs) [[Kid Lavigne]] w co 18 (25) [[Andy Bowen]], Auditorium AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Referee: John Duffy. Billed for the 135lbs championship of America, the unfortunate Bowen (133), having been floored by a right to the jaw and hitting his head heavily on the floor, never regained consciousness and was pronounced dead at 7.15am the following morning. Prior to the finish, the outclassed Bowen had taken a steady beating from Lavigne (135) and had been dropped in the 17th.  
  
[[Category: 1894 Lightweight Title Contests]]
+
[[Category: 1894 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Lightweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Lightweight Division]]

Revision as of 13:55, 18 January 2012

1894-12-14 (135lbs) Kid Lavigne w co 18 (25) Andy Bowen, Auditorium AC, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Referee: John Duffy. Billed for the 135lbs championship of America, the unfortunate Bowen (133), having been floored by a right to the jaw and hitting his head heavily on the floor, never regained consciousness and was pronounced dead at 7.15am the following morning. Prior to the finish, the outclassed Bowen had taken a steady beating from Lavigne (135) and had been dropped in the 17th.