View Full Version : Interesting Facts About Boxing

07-21-2009, 01:46 AM
If you know a fact about Our sport that may not be well known, then share it here, Anything to do with boxing is welcome.

Ill start with just a a few small facts:

1) The first film ever taken of a world heavyweight title fight was in Carson City, Nevada, USA, March 17 1897, Between James J. Corbett V Bob Fitzsimmons.

2) Both Jack Dempsey and Joe Louis Have been Knocked OUT of the Ring in the first round. Dempsey was Knocked through the ropes Against Firpo in the first round on Sept 14 1923, Louis was Also put out of the ring in round 1 against Buddy Baer May 23 1941.

All For Fun, Hope too see some i dont know.


Brockton Lip
07-21-2009, 01:56 AM
Nice thread!

Heres a site you may enjoy with a list of different facts and trivia:


07-21-2009, 04:08 AM
WOW Nice Link, But now you have killed the Thread LMAO