Chris Cole spotted over 14 inches to Jim Cully and ko'ed him in 2, June 12, 1942, for the Irish title,
Cully floored seven times during the fight.
Tom Sharkey, Peter Maher, Povetkin, and Primo could be on this list but...
From Peter Maher: The Irish Chmpion.
The Barrier Champion.
Goddard was born in 1862 in Australia and reached a sturdy 6-foot in height. His...
Paddy Ryan was in my 1880-81 ratings. As for other weights I havent the time or the knowledge to di it, i believe it to be possible for...
Thank you. Ryan could be there 1880-82 based on hid fights with Miller, Goss etc but he had too little glove activity IMO.
Good, invotative and interesting work,
Willard, I'm a decent runner!
2) Joe past peak and with his style he needed to be at his very best to have a chance
3) The ref was brutal
Not completely accurate. Floyd fought Liston and Ingo, his two best contenders. The other two chief contenders Machen and Folley got caught up in...
Mind you, where is Bentt?
Jewey Smith, Turkey Thompson
Fitz over Dempsey and Corbett, Jackson over Slavin, McCoy over Ryan, McAuliffe v Myer, Griffo's "loss" to McAuliffe,
I've got to admit this is pretty funny!
For the record, 10.2 for 100yards is roughly the equivalent of 11.15 for 100 metres. Measured and timed correctly it was very impressive for the...
Maher, Sheppard, Wilder, Cleveland, Mac Foster?
Ellis was more credible than Joe as champ to most people at that time. Great tourney, would love to see a similar one again.
From the early days, by all accounts, Maher V Ruhlin draw was epic. Jeannette v McVea too and I liked Dempsey-Sharkey. Marciano-Walcott 1 and...
He was baptised on November 26th 1873
First of all McVey is as good a poster as there is on this forum. Previous threads on this debate are illreverant, Usyk is still fighting so...
Con O'Kelly senior was listed as 21 1/4