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1933-05-21 [[Tony Canzoneri]] w pts 10 [[Battling Shaw]], Henemann Park, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - LOUISIANA. Referee: Jimmy Moran. Making his first defence, Shaw (136½), despite showing his gameness, was no match for Canzoneri (133), who scored knockdowns in the seventh and eighth rounds to walk off with the unanimous decision. Although Shaw gave Canzoneri a stubborn battle for the first five rounds, after that it was an uphill struggle and he did well to survive.  
 
1933-05-21 [[Tony Canzoneri]] w pts 10 [[Battling Shaw]], Henemann Park, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - LOUISIANA. Referee: Jimmy Moran. Making his first defence, Shaw (136½), despite showing his gameness, was no match for Canzoneri (133), who scored knockdowns in the seventh and eighth rounds to walk off with the unanimous decision. Although Shaw gave Canzoneri a stubborn battle for the first five rounds, after that it was an uphill struggle and he did well to survive.  
  
On 23 June, [[Barney Ross]] (134¾) outscored Canzoneri (133½) over ten rounds at The Stadium, Chicago, Illinois to win the lightweight title and following the precedent set by Canzoneri v Jack Kid Berg, the Illinois State Athletic Commission voted to accept that Ross had won the junior welter championship at the same time.  
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On 23 June, [[Barney Ross]] (134¾) outscored Canzoneri (133½) over ten rounds at The Stadium, Chicago, Illinois to win the lightweight title and following the precedent set by Canzoneri v [[Jack Kid Berg]], the Illinois State Athletic Commission voted to accept that Ross had won the junior welter championship at the same time.  
  
 
[[Category: 1933 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1933 Title Contests]]
 
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Revision as of 09:54, 23 January 2012

1933-05-21 Tony Canzoneri w pts 10 Battling Shaw, Henemann Park, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - LOUISIANA. Referee: Jimmy Moran. Making his first defence, Shaw (136½), despite showing his gameness, was no match for Canzoneri (133), who scored knockdowns in the seventh and eighth rounds to walk off with the unanimous decision. Although Shaw gave Canzoneri a stubborn battle for the first five rounds, after that it was an uphill struggle and he did well to survive.

On 23 June, Barney Ross (134¾) outscored Canzoneri (133½) over ten rounds at The Stadium, Chicago, Illinois to win the lightweight title and following the precedent set by Canzoneri v Jack Kid Berg, the Illinois State Athletic Commission voted to accept that Ross had won the junior welter championship at the same time.