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Floyd Patterson KOs Ingemar Johansson This Day June 20, 1960 Regains Heavyweight Crown

Floyd Patterson vs. Ingemar Johansson 2nd WEB

 

Floyd Patterson KOs Ingemar Johansson This Day June 20, 1960 Regains Heavyweight Crown

 

  • Floyd Patterson 190 lbs
  • Ingemar Johansson 194¾ lbs
  • KO at 1:51 in round 5 of 15
  • Location: Polo Grounds, New York, New York, USA
  • Referee: Arthur Mercante
  • Judge: Artie Aidala
  • Judge: Leo Birnbaum
  • World Heavyweight Championship (1st defense by Johansson)

 

 

 

 

 

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