Marking the centenary of Johnny Basham v Johnny Summers, when Basham won the British welterweight title – but lost most of his canines.
Author Archive | Sean Davies
Marking the 20th anniversary of arguably the high point of Steve Robinson’s remarkable ‘Cinderella Man’ world title reign, the 1 October, 1994, win over Duke McKenzie at the National Ice Rink, Cardiff.
Marking the 50th anniversary of one of the biggest fights in Welsh boxing history, Brian Curvis challenging the great Emile Griffith for the world welterweight title at Wembley Stadium.
Marking the centenary of Freddie Welsh winning Wales’ second world boxing title with his victory over Willie Ritchie at Olympia on 7 July, 1914.
As part of a series looking at the history of the most prominent Welsh boxers during World War I, we consider the experiences of Jim Driscoll.