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13 September (104lbs) [[Jim Lee]] w co 4 (20) [[Mike Small]], [[Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin]], Ireland. Referee: [[D. J. Downing]]. Billed for the English 104lbs title, following a cautious start by both men it was not until the third round that any real action took place, Lee taking a decided lead when fighting aggressively. Carrying on where he left off, Lee began the fourth battering Small all over the ring and after a couple of minutes he found a big right that sent his rival down to be counted out. Lee never defended his claim, while Small had earlier announced that the contest would bring the curtain down on his career.
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1898-09-13 (104lbs) [[Jim Lee]] w co 4 (20) [[Mike Small]], Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin, Ireland. Referee: D. J. Downing. Billed for the English 104lbs title, following a cautious start by both men it was not until the third round that any real action took place, Lee taking a decided lead when fighting aggressively. Carrying on where he left off Lee began the fourth battering Small all over the ring, and after a couple of minutes he found a big right that sent his rival down to be counted out.  
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Lee never defended his claim, while Small had earlier announced that the contest would bring the curtain down on his career.
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[[Category: 1898 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]
 
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Latest revision as of 09:03, 20 November 2012

1898-09-13 (104lbs) Jim Lee w co 4 (20) Mike Small, Ancient Concert Rooms, Dublin, Ireland. Referee: D. J. Downing. Billed for the English 104lbs title, following a cautious start by both men it was not until the third round that any real action took place, Lee taking a decided lead when fighting aggressively. Carrying on where he left off Lee began the fourth battering Small all over the ring, and after a couple of minutes he found a big right that sent his rival down to be counted out.

Lee never defended his claim, while Small had earlier announced that the contest would bring the curtain down on his career.