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Old 11-11-2012, 09:22 AM   #2932
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Default Re: classic boxing pictures

Originally Posted by Colonel Sanders View Post

I read somewhere Carpentier was kinda robbed
I've got a British printed antique copy of a autobiography of George's Carpentier that I found in an antique shop in the back street of Paris France a few years back and it says in the book that when they awarded the decision to Jeanette there was a near riot such was the crowds disgust?? Carpentier was a beautiful fighter - like a fencer - his right hand was amazing as well
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