Difference between revisions of "1966-12-07 Charley Shipes w rsc 10 (15) Percy Manning, High School Gym, Hayward, California, USA - CALIFORNIA"

From Barry Hugman's History of Championship Boxing
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "1966-12-07 Charlie Shipes w rsc 10 (15) Percy Manning, High School Gym, Hayward, California, USA - CALIFORNIA. Referee: Vern Bybee. In a contest that would decide the Californian...")
 
Line 1: Line 1:
1966-12-07 Charlie Shipes w rsc 10 (15) Percy Manning, High School Gym, Hayward, California, USA - CALIFORNIA. Referee: Vern Bybee. In a contest that would decide the Californian version of the world title, Shipes (146) started well with the left jab before moving to the body with solid right hands in the eighth and beginning to make his domination count. In the tenth round, Manning (146), staggered badly from a two-handed onslaught and forced to take a standing ‘eight’ count, was then dropped by a left to the body. At that point, with Shipes ahead on all cards, the referee moved in to stop the fight with just one second of the round remaining.   
+
1966-12-07 [[Charlie Shipes]] w rsc 10 (15) [[Percy Manning]], High School Gym, Hayward, California, USA - CALIFORNIA. Referee: Vern Bybee. In a contest that would decide the Californian version of the world title, Shipes (146) started well with the left jab before moving to the body with solid right hands in the eighth and beginning to make his domination count. In the tenth round, Manning (146), staggered badly from a two-handed onslaught and forced to take a standing ‘eight’ count, was then dropped by a left to the body. At that point, with Shipes ahead on all cards, the referee moved in to stop the fight with just one second of the round remaining.   
  
[[Category: 1966 Welterweight Title Contests]]
+
[[Category: 1966 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Welterweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Welterweight Division]]

Revision as of 08:10, 6 February 2012

1966-12-07 Charlie Shipes w rsc 10 (15) Percy Manning, High School Gym, Hayward, California, USA - CALIFORNIA. Referee: Vern Bybee. In a contest that would decide the Californian version of the world title, Shipes (146) started well with the left jab before moving to the body with solid right hands in the eighth and beginning to make his domination count. In the tenth round, Manning (146), staggered badly from a two-handed onslaught and forced to take a standing ‘eight’ count, was then dropped by a left to the body. At that point, with Shipes ahead on all cards, the referee moved in to stop the fight with just one second of the round remaining.