Lennart Risberg vs. George Torrecillas

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Lennart Risberg 177 lbs beat Georges Torrecillas 177 lbs by TKO at 0:55 in round 8 of 8

  • Date: 1963-04-21
  • Location: Johanneshov Ice Stadium, Stockholm, Sweden
  • The Ring,July 1963, reported:

    " Lennart Risberg is [...] on the the downgrade. His cruiser slam with George Torrecillas was a gory slugfest in which the Swede's eyes were badly damaged again. By the eight round Torrecillas was in an even worse state and retired. "

    George Torrecillas was French.

    Attendance: 12,000. Arena: Johanneshov Stadium, Stockholm. Main event: Ingemar Johansson- Brian London.