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1908-05-02 (150lbs) [[Willie Lewis]] w co 5 (20) [[Walter Stanton]], The Circus, Paris, France. Referee: Tommy Burns. Billed for the world welterweight (150lbs) title, Lewis (148½) was soon on the attack and in the fourth round put his fellow-American opponent down three times. The fifth session saw Lewis continuing to take the fight to Stanton and after getting up from a further knockdown the latter was dropped again and counted out.     
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1908-05-02 (150lbs) [[Willie Lewis]] w co 5 (20) [[Walter Stanton]], The Circus, Paris, France. Referee: Tommy Burns. Billed for the world welterweight (150lbs) title, Lewis (148½) was soon on the attack, putting his fellow-American opponent down three times in the fourth round. The fifth session saw Lewis continuing to take the fight to Stanton, and after getting up from a further knockdown the latter was dropped again and counted out.     
  
 
[[Category: 1908 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1908 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Welterweight Division]]
 
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Latest revision as of 13:14, 27 May 2013

1908-05-02 (150lbs) Willie Lewis w co 5 (20) Walter Stanton, The Circus, Paris, France. Referee: Tommy Burns. Billed for the world welterweight (150lbs) title, Lewis (148½) was soon on the attack, putting his fellow-American opponent down three times in the fourth round. The fifth session saw Lewis continuing to take the fight to Stanton, and after getting up from a further knockdown the latter was dropped again and counted out.