Jimmy McLarnin Stops Benny Leonard This Day October 7, 1932
- Benny Leonard 150½
- Jimmy McLarnin 147½
- Madison Square Garden, New York
- L TKO 6/10
- time: 2:55
- referee: Arthur Donovan
Leonard was down in the second round. “McLarnin, no respecter of persons or fistic kingdoms, hammered and battered Leonard pitilessly, while the veteran offered a weak resistance through five of the six rounds. When convinced that it was a futile undertaking by Leonard, Referee Donovan wisely stopped the struggle.