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1903-05-18 (134lbs) [[Harry Mansfield]] drew 15 [[Jack Goldswain]], Park Street Hamilton Rooms, Bristol, England. Referee: J. T. Hulls. This one was given English title status at 134lbs despite being contested over two-minute rounds, and was fought at a fair pace that was only interrupted by excessive holding. Whilst Goldswain had taken a marginal lead by the halfway stage Mansfield came back strongly as his rival tired to take a share of the honours. There were no knockdowns. Although both men claimed the English title at the weight they would both be fighting at higher poundages in future.
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1903-05-18 (134lbs) [[Harry Mansfield]] drew 15 [[Jack Goldswain]], Park Street Hamilton Rooms, Bristol, England. Referee: J. T. Hulls. This one was given English title status at 134lbs despite being contested over two-minute rounds, and was fought at a fair pace that was only interrupted by excessive holding. Whilst Goldswain had taken a marginal lead, by the halfway stage Mansfield came back strongly as his rival tired to take a share of the honours. There were no knockdowns. Although both men claimed the English title at the weight they would be fighting at higher poundages in future.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 10:25, 14 April 2013

1903-05-18 (134lbs) Harry Mansfield drew 15 Jack Goldswain, Park Street Hamilton Rooms, Bristol, England. Referee: J. T. Hulls. This one was given English title status at 134lbs despite being contested over two-minute rounds, and was fought at a fair pace that was only interrupted by excessive holding. Whilst Goldswain had taken a marginal lead, by the halfway stage Mansfield came back strongly as his rival tired to take a share of the honours. There were no knockdowns. Although both men claimed the English title at the weight they would be fighting at higher poundages in future.