Boxing History

Rocky Marciano and Joe Dimaggio Host Percy Bassett vs Lulu Perez June 6, 1954

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Rocky Marciano and Joe Dimaggio Host Percy Bassett vs Lulu Perez June 6, 1954

 

 

  • Percy Bassett 126¾
  • Lulu Perez 125½
  • Madison Square Garden, New York
  • RTD     11/12
  • referee: Al Berl 7-3
  • judges  | Frank Forbes 8-3 | Bert Grant 8-3

 

 

Notes

“Duration” World Featherweight Title

Champion Sandy Saddler was in the U S Army at this time. Perez was knocked down in the 11th round.

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