Posts Tagged ‘Jersey Joe Walcott’
 
 
 
This Week in Boxing History
 
The view from the stands when Walcott scored his second knockdown of the fight in round four.
The view from the stands when Walcott scored his second knockdown of the fight in round four.
The view from the stands when Walcott scored his second knockdown of the fight in round four.

TWIBH: December 5th, 1947 – Louis vs. Walcott I

Last month saw a high-profile fight end in a most unsatisfying fashion when the judges at ringside scored Manny Pacquiao the winner over Juan Manuel Marquez. Obviously, the decision created an extremely frustrating situation fo...
 
This Week in Boxing History
 
walcott, marciano
walcott, marciano
walcott, marciano

TWIBH: May 15, 1953 — Marciano vs. Walcott II

An immediate return match after a tough loss can be a risky proposition. There is no physical reason for this; after a few weeks the body repairs itself and the welts and bruises fade away. But psychologically, the challenge ma...