1903-02-28 (115lbs) Harry Forbes w pts 10 Andrew Tokell, Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA

From Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing
(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
 
Line 1: Line 1:
1903-02-28 (115lbs) [[Harry Forbes]] w pts 10 [[Andrew Tokell]], Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Referee: George Siler. Billed for the world 115lbs title, the fight had been moved from St Louis where it had been articled for 20 rounds, a distance both men were happy with. Forbes won every round bar the seventh, placing his blows where he pleased and generally outclassing Tokell, who finished with his left eye closed shut.
+
1903-02-28 (115lbs) [[Harry Forbes]] w pts 10 [[Andrew Tokell]], Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Referee: George Siler. Billed for the world 115lbs title, the fight had been moved from St Louis where it had been articled for 20 rounds, a distance both men were happy with. Forbes won every round bar the seventh, placing his blows where he pleased while generally outclassing Tokell who finished with his left eye closed shut.
  
 
[[Category: 1903 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1903 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Bantamweight Division]]

Latest revision as of 16:01, 16 March 2013

1903-02-28 (115lbs) Harry Forbes w pts 10 Andrew Tokell, Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Referee: George Siler. Billed for the world 115lbs title, the fight had been moved from St Louis where it had been articled for 20 rounds, a distance both men were happy with. Forbes won every round bar the seventh, placing his blows where he pleased while generally outclassing Tokell who finished with his left eye closed shut.

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Toolbox
Google AdSense