• Short Summary

    Jim Kenny beats Jean Machtelinck in Earls Court, London.

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    Kenny beats Machtelinck. Boxing at Earls Court in London.

    SV Georges Carpentier enters ring. shakes hands with Ted 'Kid' Lewis. SV Lewis and Carpentier embracing. Carpentier acknowledges crowd. SV Carpentier's bowing to crowd. He walks over to Lewis. SCU Lewis and Carpentier. CU Jim Kenny sitting in Corner. CU Jean Machtelink. SV Crowd. GV Fighters leave corner, spar in centre of ring. Frenchman attacks. Both fighters swap counter-punches. SV Belgian ducks and Kenny swings right exchange punches. Kenny on ropes but pushes Belgian away. CU Kid Lewis looking on. SV Kenny attacks with right, Belgian counters. and manoeuvres Kenny onto ropes. Kenny ducks and gets stuck between two ropes. Belgian batters Kenny on face and referee intervenes. They spar up, to each other.

    MV Kenny attacks with left. Belgian swings in corner and throws lefts and rights at Kenny. SV Kid Lewis and others looking on. MV Kenny sitting in corner. Gong sounds. They spar up to each other in centre of ring. Kenny attacks with left. They spar up Kenny attacks again and Frenchman, counters quickly. SV Boxers exchanging punches. Belgian throws straight. Kenny falls back on ropes and ducks under Belgian as he throws vicious right. CU Carpentier smiling. SV Boxers exchanging punches in centre of ring. Belgian forces Kenny onto ropes near corner. Kenny counters and twists. Belgian chases him, throwing rights and lefts. SV Boxers sparring up. Gong goes. They pat each other and go to respective corners. Pan with Kenny who is declared winner by referee. Decision greeted by mixture of boos and cheers. Kenny Walks across and shakes hands with the Belgian. CU Carpentier smiling and talking. SV Boxers posing in centre of ring.

    Hove. SV Tommy Farr putting on skull cap preparing for training. CU Farr smiling. LV Farr running towards and past camera. SV Farr shadow boxing.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:16:00 / 01:30:23:00

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