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This Day In Boxing History August 8, 1889 Sullivan Retains Bareknuckle Title

This Day in Boxing History August 8, 1889: John L. Sullivan KO 75 Jake Kilrain, Richburg, Mississippi. Sullivan retains World Heavyweight (bare knuckle) Title. Contested under the London Prize Ring rules.

 

 

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