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    The Welshman Tommy Farr beats Piet Wilde by knockout. Granby Hall, Leicester.

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    Tommy Farr beats Wilde at Granby Hall in Leicester, Leicestershire.

    LV Farr shorter of two white-stripe down leg of pants piles into Piet Wilde. They settle down into left leading. MV Wilde pokes out three tentative lefts. SV. Wilde lands with right to Farr's jaw (1) Farr retaliates with right to Wilde's jaw. SV Boxers feet. SV Wilde forces Farr against ropes with left and rights. CU Types audience looking dubious. SV Farr receiving attention in corner. SV Timekeeper starting 3rd and last round. SCU Heavyweight Johnny Williams in audience.

    LV Wilde chases Farr across ring with a shower of lefts and rights, and at (4) Farr against ropes fights back with lefts and rights. SV Wilde lands two lefts and so does Farr. SV Farr forcing the fight with lefts to Wilde's head. MV Farr lands lefts - Wilde flinches at (2) Farr lands right at (4) and Wilde falls down. SV. Crowd rising to feet. MV Referee Moss Deyong, counting over Wilde. SCU Timekeeper shouting. MV Wilde rises to feet as Ref. counts him out at (3) Wilde standing at side of ring looking bewildered. SV Audience clapping and booing. MV Farr with mike in hand trying to speak to crowd, both boxers go to corner.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:15:00 / 01:01:29:00

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