• Short Summary

    Gustav Scholz beats Charles Humez in bout for European Middleweight Boxing Championship.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Berlin. Scholz Takes Humez' Title".

    Berlin, Germany. Boxing match for European Middleweight Championship.

    Angle shot: Boxer Gustav Scholz fighting Charles Humez. LV Scholz up against the rope with Humez (in black shorts) pounding into him with lefts and rights and Scholz fights his way off the ropes. Angle shot Humez comes in with two sharp left jabs to the chin and then throws a right which misses and Scholz retaliates with a left which also misses. GV The fight continues. LV Scholz throwing out right jabs to the head as he backs towards the ropes, and then Humez throws a left which scores and Scholz retaliates with a left which also scores. Humez starts laying in to Scholz with body punches and gets him on the rope, but Scholz fights back with lefts to the head. Angle shot: Scholz fights his way off the ropes. CU Woman in crowd wincing. Angle shot Humez throwing body punches, Scholz retaliates and backs towards the ropes where Humez again body punches him but Scholz fights back well. LV Scholz throws a left hook which misses and the two boxers go into a clinch and break again. Angle shot Humez misses with a left and Scholz scores with a left to the head. CU Max Schmeling watching the fight. Angle shot Humez body punching Scholz. LV Humez swings a right and left which both score and then another right which Scholz ducks under and immediately he comes up and scores with a left to the face. Angle shot, two boxers in a clinch. GV The fight continues. LV Scholz scores with a good left to the chin and then with two more lefts to the face and Humez retaliates with a right which scores. CU Man in crowd looking up. Angle shot Scholz fighting his way off the ropes, lands a good left, and another. LV The two boxers in a clinch, they break, and Scholz lands a terrific left which really sends Humez' head back on his shoulders. SV Woman in crowd wincing. LV Humez laying into Scholz and getting him on the ropes but Scholz fights himself clear. CU Man in crowd. Angle shot the referee declaring Scholz the new European Middleweight Champion in the 12th round, as Humez is retiring with a cut over his right eye. SV Crowd applauding. CU The loser Charles Humez holding up Scholz' arm. CU Gustav Scholz with wreath round his shoulders. (Lav.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:24:00 / 01:35:54:00

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