Joe Brown vs. George Araujo

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1952-10-10 : Joe Brown 134½ lbs lost to George Araujo 132½ lbs by KO at 1:24 in round 7 of 10

  • Location: St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
  • Referee: Ray Miller

"One flashing left hook to the jaw by George Araujo knocked out Joe Brown in 1:24 of the 7th round of the 10 rounder at St. Nick's Arena last night. Araujo made a lightning turn near the ropes and shot a short left to his rival's jaw. Brown fell over the middle rope and then sagged to the floor. He got on his knees at six and barely raised himself up as Referee Ray Miller counted ten and waved him out." -Associated Press

  • Araujo led by 4-2 after 6 completed rounds on the AP's scorecard
  • Post fight comment: "Brown's a good puncher but he never hurt me. I'd like a shot at the winner of the Carter-Salas fight." -George Araujo
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