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Old 10-13-2012, 02:10 PM   #11
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Default Re: Irish Patsy Cline

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Originally Posted by Senya13 View Post
http://boxrec.com/list_bouts.php?hum...7681&cat=boxer
I haven't done any research on him, but maybe somebody has? Any write-ups on him (not the next-day reports)? Today I stumbled upon a quote by Damon Runyon, Jan 25, 1930:
"The cleverest boxer I ever saw wasn't Packy McFarland, but a kid called Irish Patsy Cline, of New York."
I just made a correction on Boxrec for his 8/24/1916 bout with Leo Johnson. Have a look and tell me what you think. Sounds like a win for Cline to me, but I bumped it up to a draw rather than the win originally listed for Johnson. Until I can figure out if Jack Kincaid's opinion outweighs the other sources or not.
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