1907-05-10 (158lbs) Hugo Kelly drew 20 Jack Twin Sullivan, Naud Junction Pavilion, Los Angeles, California, USA

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1907-05-10 (158lbs) Hugo Kelly drew 20 Jack Twin Sullivan, Naud Junction Pavilion, Los Angeles, California, USA. Referee: Tommy Burns. Reported by the Los Angeles Times to have involved the championship, with both men being inside 158lbs at the weigh-in, Kelly dropped Sullivan with a left to the jaw in the fourth before the latter came back strongly. In the eighth round Sullivan was again dropped to his knees, but almost had Kelly out in the 12th. Despite the two knockdowns, Sullivan was considered to be ahead coming into the 16th, but Kelly made a strong run for home to deserve a share of the spoils.  
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1907-05-10 (158lbs) [[Hugo Kelly]] drew 20 [[Jack Twin Sullivan]], Naud Junction Pavilion, Los Angeles, California, USA. Referee: Tommy Burns. Reported by the ''Los Angeles Times'' to have involved the championship, with both men being inside 158lbs at the weigh-in, Kelly dropped Sullivan with a left to the jaw in the fourth before the latter came back strongly. In the eighth round Sullivan was again dropped to his knees, but almost had Kelly out in the 12th. Despite the two knockdowns, Sullivan was considered to be ahead coming into the 16th, but Kelly made a strong run for home to deserve a share of the spoils.  
  
 
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Revision as of 11:35, 28 February 2012

1907-05-10 (158lbs) Hugo Kelly drew 20 Jack Twin Sullivan, Naud Junction Pavilion, Los Angeles, California, USA. Referee: Tommy Burns. Reported by the Los Angeles Times to have involved the championship, with both men being inside 158lbs at the weigh-in, Kelly dropped Sullivan with a left to the jaw in the fourth before the latter came back strongly. In the eighth round Sullivan was again dropped to his knees, but almost had Kelly out in the 12th. Despite the two knockdowns, Sullivan was considered to be ahead coming into the 16th, but Kelly made a strong run for home to deserve a share of the spoils.

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