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RING TRIVIA for April 2011

( a monthly feature from dmboxing.com )

1) On July 4, 1912 in Vernon, California, Joe Rivers lost his bid for the lightweight title vs 피들러 다운로드. Ad Wolgast when the bout ended in one of the most controversial finishes in boxing history … the outcome was ?

a) double low blow

b) knockout after the bell

c) double knockout

d) knockout before the bell


2) When Larry Holmes won the WBC heavyweight championship (vs 아이폰 백그라운드 다운로드. Ken Norton) on June 9, 1978 … his manager and trainer was ?

a) Eddie Futch

b) Emanuel Steward

c) Richie Giachetti

d) Teddy Atlas


3) What former heavyweight champion was the referee for the lightweight title fight between Joe Gans vs 윈도우 7 32비트 다운로드. George Memsic on September 27, 1907 ?

a) John L. Sullivan

b) James J. Corbett

c) Bob Fitzsimmons

d) James J. Jeffries


answers will be available for viewing in about three weeks


She caught my eye… Maggie Suarez

By David Martinez / Boxing Historian

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