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Carl Bobo Olson KOs Pierre Langlois This Day December 15, 1954 and Defends the Middleweight Crown

 

Carl Bobo Olson KOs Pierre Langlois This Day December 15, 1954 and Defends the Middleweight Crown

 

 

 

 

  • Bobo Olson 159½ lbs
  • Pierre Langlois 157¾ lbs
  • TKO at 0:58 in round 11 of 15
  • Location: Cow Palace, Daly City, California, USA
  • Referee: Ray Flores 59½-50½
  • Judge: Jack Downey 59½-50½
  • Judge: Vern Bybee 59-51
  • World Middleweight Title

 

Notes:

Bout stopped because of a cut over Langlois’s left eye. Olson was well ahead on the three official scorecards but Langlois gave a good account of himself.

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