Difference between revisions of "1901-08-23 (133lbs) Joe Gans drew 20 Steve Crosby, Music Hall, Louisville, Ohio, USA"

From Barry Hugman's History of Championship Boxing
Jump to: navigation, search
 
(2 intermediate revisions by the same user not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
1901-08-23 (133lbs) Joe Gans drew 20 Steve Crosby, Music Hall, Louisville, Ohio, USA. Billed for the coloured 133lbs title, the champion boxed carefully as Crosby rushed him during the opening ten rounds. Eventually, Gans began to open up, but with Crosby resorting to hugging and clinching he was unable to find a winning punch and had to settle for the draw.   
+
1901-08-23 (133lbs) [[Joe Gans]] drew 20 [[Steve Crosby]], Music Hall, Louisville, Ohio, USA. Billed for the coloured 133lbs title, the champion boxed carefully as Crosby rushed him during the opening ten rounds. Eventually, Gans began to open up, but with Crosby resorting to hugging and clinching he was unable to find a winning punch before having to settle for the draw.   
  
[[Category: 1901 Lightweight Title Contests]]
+
[[Category: 1901 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Lightweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Lightweight Division]]

Latest revision as of 14:23, 13 April 2013

1901-08-23 (133lbs) Joe Gans drew 20 Steve Crosby, Music Hall, Louisville, Ohio, USA. Billed for the coloured 133lbs title, the champion boxed carefully as Crosby rushed him during the opening ten rounds. Eventually, Gans began to open up, but with Crosby resorting to hugging and clinching he was unable to find a winning punch before having to settle for the draw.