Difference between revisions of "1939-07-05 Maxie Berger w pts 10 Wesley Ramey, The Forum, Montreal, Canada - MONTREAL"

From Barry Hugman's History of Championship Boxing
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "1939-07-05 Maxie Berger w pts 10 Wesley Ramey, The Forum, Montreal, Canada - MONTREAL. Referee: Tommy Sullivan. Billed as a world title fight and recognised as such by the Montre...")
 
Line 1: Line 1:
1939-07-05 Maxie Berger w pts 10 Wesley Ramey, The Forum, Montreal, Canada - MONTREAL. Referee: Tommy Sullivan. Billed as a world title fight and recognised as such by the Montreal Boxing Commission who recommended that the NBA revive the weight class, Berger (139¾), putting two defeats at the hands of Ramey (132¼) behind him scored three knockdowns over his old foe to secure a unanimous points victory. Although his game plan was carefully thought through, he was occasionally drawn on to punches by the wily Ramey, but scored effectively himself with counter punches and ultimately had a little too much power for the American.
+
1939-07-05 [[Maxie Berger]] w pts 10 [[Wesley Ramey]], The Forum, Montreal, Canada - MONTREAL. Referee: Tommy Sullivan. Billed as a world title fight and recognised as such by the Montreal Boxing Commission who recommended that the NBA revive the weight class, Berger (139¾), putting two defeats at the hands of Ramey (132¼) behind him scored three knockdowns over his old foe to secure a unanimous points victory. Although his game plan was carefully thought through, he was occasionally drawn on to punches by the wily Ramey, but scored effectively himself with counter punches and ultimately had a little too much power for the American.
  
 
[[Category: 1939 Junior Welterweight Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1939 Junior Welterweight Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Junior Welterweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Junior Welterweight Division]]

Revision as of 19:59, 18 January 2012

1939-07-05 Maxie Berger w pts 10 Wesley Ramey, The Forum, Montreal, Canada - MONTREAL. Referee: Tommy Sullivan. Billed as a world title fight and recognised as such by the Montreal Boxing Commission who recommended that the NBA revive the weight class, Berger (139¾), putting two defeats at the hands of Ramey (132¼) behind him scored three knockdowns over his old foe to secure a unanimous points victory. Although his game plan was carefully thought through, he was occasionally drawn on to punches by the wily Ramey, but scored effectively himself with counter punches and ultimately had a little too much power for the American.