Jake LaMotta vs. Marcel Cerdan

By Boxing News on June 15, 2020
Jake LaMotta vs. Marcel Cerdan
Cerdan was 110-3. Jake LaMotta was 72-13-3. The fight was scheduled for 15 rounds.

On June 16, 1949 at Briggs Stadium in Detroit, Michigan, NBA middleweight champion Marcel Cerdan, from Paris, France, by way of Sidi Bel-Abbes, Algeria, defended his title against Jake LaMotta, from Bronx, New York. Cerdan was 110-3 coming into the bout. LaMotta was 72-13-3. The fight was scheduled for 15 rounds and was one for the ages…

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  1. Eric 04:47am, 06/16/2014

    Over 200 professional fights between the challenger and champion. Imagine that happening in this day and age.