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Old 10-14-2012, 02:11 PM   #7
Aaron Contreras
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Default Re: How many rounds were in boxing?

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Originally Posted by TBooze View Post
I believe the longest 'Queensberry Rules' bout was a 110 rounder in the latw 19th Century.
Yes, it was a matchup between Andy Bowen and Texas Jack Burke of Galveston, Texas.

The fight lasted over 7 hours. $2,500 purse.

Andy Bowen also has 43, 48, and 85 round bouts under his belt.

Texas Jack Burke's second pro fight went 43 rounds before Burke secured the knockout victory.
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