1898-10-01 (115lbs) Terry McGovern w co 15 (25) Harry Forbes, Pelican AC, Brooklyn, NYC, New York, USA

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1 October (115lbs) Terry McGovern w co 15 (25) Harry Forbes, Pelican AC, Brooklyn, NYC, New York, USA. Made at 115lbs, although not attracting title billing, McGovern claimed the American title at the weight following his victory. It had been fast and furious, with McGovern surprising many when holding his own in all departments before knocking Forbes out.