1897-02-17 (115lbs) Dave Sullivan w co 13 (25) Patsy Haley, Polo AC, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA

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17 February (115lbs) Dave Sullivan w co 13 (25) Patsy Haley, Polo AC, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA. Referee: Arthur Moore. Billed for the American 115lbs title, according to the New York Herald, Haley gave Sullivan a drubbing for seven rounds before being knocked down in the eighth, ninth and tenth rounds and coming back for more. Finally, breaking from a clinch in the 13th Haley was dropped and counted out when too weary to get up.