Difference between revisions of "1902-12-23 (115lbs) Harry Forbes w rsc 7 (20) Frankie Neil, Reliance Club, Oakland, California, USA"

From Barry Hugman's History of Championship Boxing
Jump to: navigation, search
(Add Bantam Page)
 
Line 1: Line 1:
23 December (115lbs) [[Harry Forbes]] w rsc 7 (20) [[Frankie Neil]], [[Reliance Club, Oakland, California]], USA. Referee: [[Ed Smith]]. Billed as an American 115lbs title fight with both men inside, the bout ended unsatisfactorily when Neil, claiming that he was hit below the belt, rolled around the ring before being carried to his corner. An hour later, after Neil had been examined by doctors, Forbes, who had been in control all of the way, was declared the winner.
+
1902-12-23 (115lbs) [[Harry Forbes]] w rsc 7 (20) [[Frankie Neil]], Reliance Club, Oakland, California, USA. Referee: Ed Smith. Billed as an American 115lbs title fight with both men inside, the bout ended unsatisfactorily when Neil, claiming that he was hit below the belt, rolled around the ring before being carried to his corner. An hour later, after Neil had been examined by doctors, Forbes, who had been in control all of the way, was declared the winner.
 +
 
 +
[[Category: 1902 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]

Revision as of 04:18, 18 February 2012

1902-12-23 (115lbs) Harry Forbes w rsc 7 (20) Frankie Neil, Reliance Club, Oakland, California, USA. Referee: Ed Smith. Billed as an American 115lbs title fight with both men inside, the bout ended unsatisfactorily when Neil, claiming that he was hit below the belt, rolled around the ring before being carried to his corner. An hour later, after Neil had been examined by doctors, Forbes, who had been in control all of the way, was declared the winner.