Marking the centenary of arguably the greatest win of Wales’ first world champion, Percy Jones’ first defence of his crown against Eugene Criqui.
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As part of a series looking at the history of the most prominent Welsh boxers during World War I, we consider the experiences of Percy Jones.
Marking the centenary of Percy Jones becoming Wales’ first world champion following his flyweight win over Bill Ladbury at the National Sporting Club on 26 January, 1914.
As we celebrate the centenary of Percy Jones claiming Wales’ first world boxing crown, who were the seven men who could have beaten him to that landmark achievement?