1901-10-23 (98lbs) Albert Cocksedge drew 20 Young Tiddler, Mafeking Gym, Leicester, England
1901-10-23 (98lbs) Albert Cocksedge drew 20 Young Tiddler, Mafeking Gym, Leicester, England. Referee: Tom Wilson. Although reportedly billed for the English 90lbs title, it was almost certainly a typographical error as some three months later the pair would meet again for the 98lbs championship. Well contested, Cocksedge made the early running before matters evened up by the half-way mark as Tiddler came more and more into it. Tiddler was lasting better at the two-thirds stage and it seemed it was only his impetuosity that was stopping him from going clear. At that moment most of the money was on Tiddler, but in the last few sessions it was Cocksedge, showing excellent skills, who came right back into contention before being awarded a draw without having to box an extra round.