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1923-02-02 [[Johnny Dundee]] w pts 15 [[Elino Flores]], Madison Square Garden, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA - NY/NBA. Referee: Patsy Haley. Giving his challenger a boxing lesson, Dundee (129¾) easily took the first ten rounds before upping the pace and flooring Flores (129½) four times, twice in the 13th and twice in the 15th, to gain the unanimous verdict from the two judges and the referee. At the final bell, groggy and helpless, Flores was on the verge of being kayoed but although being a big loser he had somehow got through the contest by the skin of his teeth.     
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1923-02-02 [[Johnny Dundee]] w pts 15 [[Elino Flores]], Madison Square Garden, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA - NY/NBA. Referee: Patsy Haley. Giving his challenger a boxing lesson, Dundee (129¾) easily took the first ten rounds before upping the pace and flooring Flores (129½) four times, twice in the 13th and twice in the 15th, to gain the unanimous verdict from the two judges and the referee. At the final bell, groggy and helpless, Flores was on the verge of being kayoed, but although being a big loser he had somehow got through the contest by the skin of his teeth.     
  
 
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Revision as of 10:21, 14 February 2013

1923-02-02 Johnny Dundee w pts 15 Elino Flores, Madison Square Garden, Manhattan, NYC, New York, USA - NY/NBA. Referee: Patsy Haley. Giving his challenger a boxing lesson, Dundee (129¾) easily took the first ten rounds before upping the pace and flooring Flores (129½) four times, twice in the 13th and twice in the 15th, to gain the unanimous verdict from the two judges and the referee. At the final bell, groggy and helpless, Flores was on the verge of being kayoed, but although being a big loser he had somehow got through the contest by the skin of his teeth.