• Short Summary

    Wrestling - Jack Doyle beats Butch of Estonia in London.

  • Description

    Harringay, London.

    Start of the wrestling fight between Jack Doyle of Ireland and Butch of Estonia. CU. Doyle entering ring, bows to audience. CU. Man looking on. LV. Elevated, start of fight. Butch rushes from corner, grapples with Doyle. CU. Butch grappling with Doyle, lands punch. Doyle goes down. MV. Doyle rises. Butch rushes forward, grabs his leg and throws him, twisting his leg as he hits ground. CU. Doyle as he tries to crawl, pan up to Butch twisting Doyle's foot. CU. Boxer Freddie Mills looking on. CU. Butch's foot on Doyle's face. Doyle falls flat on his back, rises again. CU. Man watching. MV. Doyle moves from corner for second round. Butch charges him. They lean on each other. Doyle strikes opponent and he falls to ground. Doyle walks away leaving Butch picking himself up. Doyle charges him again and strikes opponent with body. They both fall on ground. Doyle rises first, pushes referee out of way and runs to other side of ring. He hits ropes, runs back and charges opponent. CU. Man with moustache. SV. Doyle lifts opponent onto shoulders, walks towards ropes. LV. Doyle walking towards ropes with opponent on shoulders, makes out he is going to throw him over, walks back to centre of ring, where he sits down. SV. Doyle spins round with opponent on back and falls. Opponent twists Doyle over. CU. Two men watching. SV. Back view, Butch rushes at Doyle, hits him. Doyle strikes back, hits opponent. Opponent falls to ground. Doyle walks to neutral corner. LV. Butch writhing in agony on floor of ring. Referee walks over to Doyle to declare him winner. CU. Photographer. CU. Jack Doyle.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:38:00 / 01:35:02:00

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