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Old 10-09-2007, 12:04 PM   #13
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Default Re: Jack Johsnon news reads. Battling Jim, MCvey, Jeanette, and Langford!

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Originally Posted by Mendoza
Here is the fight review of Jack Johnson vs Battling Jim Johnson. This was history's first all black gloved heavyweight title fight. The true story is the fight was scheduled for 20 rounds, but Jack Johnson quit in the 10th frame. http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive...CF&oref=slogin
The article clearly states that the bout was scheduled for 10 rounds and that Johnson finished the bout.
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