Rocky Marciano vs. Freddie Beshore
1951-08-27 : Rocky Marciano 187½ lbs beat Freddie Beshore 196 lbs by KO at 0:50 in round 4 of 10
- Location: Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
- Referee: Johnny Martin
Rocky Marciano knocked off once-durable Freddie Beshore in 50 seconds of the fourth round of their scheduled ten-rounder in Boston Garden last night. Rocky made him hit the canvas emphatically. A sustained series of rights and lefts sent Freddie backwards and he was stretched out unconscious when the count of ten was reached.
The fight drew 9,523 paying customers for a gross of $26,933 and a net of $21,632.
- Source "Marciano KO's Beshoure To Remain Undefeated" Reading Eagle (1951, Aug. 28) p. 22. Article