This Day in Boxing

Jimmy Carter Drops Collins 10 TIMES This Day April 24, 1953

 

Jimmy Carter Drops Collins 10 TIMES This Day April 24, 1953

 

 

  • Jimmy Carter 134½
  • Tommy Collins 133¾
  • Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts
  • TKO        4/15
  • referee: Tommy Rawson
  • World Lightweight Title

 

Collins, moving up in weight, takes a beating from Carter touching canvas no less than ten times in front of a stunned hometown crowd. Collins corner men enter the ring to stop the fight.

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