Gene Fullmer vs. Carmen Basilio (2nd meeting)

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1960-06-29 : Carmen Basilio 156½ lbs lost to Gene Fullmer 159¼ lbs by TKO in round 12 of 15

  • National Boxing Association World Middleweight Title

"When the referee intervened Basilio screamed, 'What do you mean? What are you talking about?' Then cocking his fist, he said to the referee, 'I'll give you one.' Two policeman entered the ring and led Basilio to his corner still protesting." New York Times