1914-12-01 (142lbs) Harry Stone w pts 12 Gilbert Gallant, Atlas AA, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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1914-12-01 (142lbs) [[Harry Stone]] w pts 12 [[Gilbert Gallant]], Atlas AA, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Referee: Patsy Haley. In what was a close bout with Stone’s 142lbs title claim on the line, there was very little good work. It was also clear that many in the crowd felt that Gallant deserved a share of the spoils on the basis that he was more attack-minded. Stone was happy to box on the back foot, showing a sound defence when needed, but unable to hurt his opponent.   
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1914-12-01 (142lbs) [[Harry Stone]] w pts 12 [[Gilbert Gallant]], Atlas AA, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Referee: Patsy Haley. In what was a close bout with Stone’s 142lbs title claim on the line, there was very little good work. It was also clear that many in the crowd felt that Gallant deserved a share of the spoils on the basis that he was more attack-minded. Stone was happy to box on the back foot, showing a sound defence when needed, but was unable to hurt his opponent.   
  
 
[[Category: 1914 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1914 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Welterweight Division]]
 
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Latest revision as of 12:43, 28 May 2013

1914-12-01 (142lbs) Harry Stone w pts 12 Gilbert Gallant, Atlas AA, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Referee: Patsy Haley. In what was a close bout with Stone’s 142lbs title claim on the line, there was very little good work. It was also clear that many in the crowd felt that Gallant deserved a share of the spoils on the basis that he was more attack-minded. Stone was happy to box on the back foot, showing a sound defence when needed, but was unable to hurt his opponent.

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