BRITISH BOXING TITLE Rec. 9.45 a.m. LONDON, July 17. Bruce Woodcock, challenger, knocked out Jack London in the sixth round of a contest for the British heavy-weight championship. Jack London, a bald-headed veteran of 32, created a surprise last September when he won the British heavy-weight title from Freddie Mills. London, who has been boxing for 15 years, beat Mills on points after 15 gruelling rounds.
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LONDON DEFEATED, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 168, 18 July 1945
LONDON DEFEATED Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 168, 18 July 1945
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