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  • tbpauly 10:26 am on April 26, 2013 Permalink | Reply
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    Fistic History, Notes From 1903 

    The champions of the PPU after 1903.

    The champions of the PPU after 1903.

    Fistic History Awards As Of 1903

    Title History Of Fistic History As Of 1903

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  • tbpauly 7:01 pm on April 20, 2013 Permalink | Reply
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    Fistic History, Notes From 1902 

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    The Champs At The End Of 1902…

    awards1902And lastly, theĀ 1902 Title Chart

     
  • tbpauly 11:53 am on April 13, 2013 Permalink | Reply
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    Fistic History: Notes From 1901 

    The yearly PPU recap for 1901...

    The yearly PPU recap for 1901…

    1901 Title Defenses Chart

     
  • tbpauly 10:00 am on April 10, 2013 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: 1900, ,   

    Fistic History: Notes From 1900 

    Champs and Awards that went out in 1900...

    Champs and Awards that went out in 1900…

     
  • tbpauly 11:30 am on April 5, 2013 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: 1899, , Young Griffo   

    Fistic History: Notes From 1899 

    The 1899 Recap...

    The 1899 Recap…

     
  • tbpauly 7:29 pm on April 1, 2013 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: 1898, ,   

    Fistic History: Notes From 1898 

    Corbett held on to the PPU Heavyweight title in 1898, good enough to earn "Gentlemen Jim" his 2nd Fighter Of The Year award.

    Corbett held on to the PPU Heavyweight title in 1898, good enough to earn “Gentlemen Jim” his 2nd Fighter Of The Year award.

    The 14th year of the Professional Prizefighting Union comes to a close, and the first Hall of Fame fighter has been enshrined.

    ROLL CALL OF CHAMPIONS AT THE END OF 1898

    HW: James J. Corbett, 48-5-2 (12 KO’s)
    LHW: Frank Craig, 30-7 (22)
    MW: Charley Johnson, 34-11-1 (29)
    WW: George Cole, 21-1-1 (5)
    LW: Young Griffo, 43-6-2 (14)
    FW: George Dixon, 47-8 (20)
    BW: Jimmy Barry, 24-2 (11)
    FLY: Walter Croot, 24-7-1 (5)

    TOP 10 POUND FOR POUND

    1. Peter Jackson (#1 heavyweight)
    2. James J. Corbett (heavyweight champion)
    3. Bob Fitzsimmons (#2 heavyweight)
    4. Jack McAuliffe (#1 lightweight)
    5. Young Griffo (lightweight champion)
    6. Jack Dempsey NP (#2 middleweight)
    7. Tommy Ryan (#1 welterweight)
    8. George Dixon (featherweight champ)
    9. Joe Choynski (#1 light heavyweight)
    10. Fred Morris (#3 middleweight)

    AWARDS

    Fighter Of The Year: James J, Corbett
    Contender Of The Year: Peter Jackson
    Prospect Of The Year: Dick O’ Brien (#10 middleweight)
    Rookie Of The Year: George Gardiner

    Hall Of Fame: Pat Killen (54-16-1 with 46 KO’s, lost to Peter Jackson for the heavyweight title in 1894, his 46 stoppage wins are the current all-time PPU record, his 54 wins currently tied for 3rd all-time)

     
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