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wrestling: • QTAGO ASSOCIATION FORMED, At a, meeting held last might, with Mr F. J. Campbell as chairman, it was decided to form an Otago Wrestling Association, and, the following gentlemen were elected, to the committee of that body Messrs J, A, Brown; A. G. Neill BV-Foster, T; M'Cracken, W. D. Wilson. Vr n^. rtin - and AV. Coughlan, with Mr H.- Divers as secretary. •/- t C ? r 'r es . po b‘ l^ncc in conniption with the ■bout between Eklurid, the light-heavy-weight chainp.ion of the world, and. Gardini, at the Drill Hall on October 19 was dealt with, and the' question whether the-.title, wi!l be involved was held over until - the contestants arrive on Tuesday. '.. ' ', - • - Several ;of the leading wrestlers in Australia have expressed their willing ness. to come to. Dunedin, and in all pra’ several will' be seen, in action during the next few months. BOXING. CHRISTIAN BROTHERS’ TOURNA- ' MENT. ". .. : .The Christian Brothers’. High School annual boxing tournament, will te held in - the.. Pioneer Hall on Monday night. The tournament is being conducted under-the auspices ;of the Otago Boxing Association, and;Mr Don Patterson will iiet as referee. The seniors will compete for the 0.8. A. Cup, which the association has- generously granted for . the championship of the school. There wi ll be .27 contests, each of three one-minute rounds. : This school, has given .early tuition to such prominent present-day amateurs as Fulcher, Johnny Richmond, and Bert Lowe; and" it is believed that there are among the competitors - for Monday night- lads ndio -will--prove -to be equally-good.. . ." -...; .

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SPORTS AND PASTIMES., Otago Daily Times, Issue 20846, 12 October 1929

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SPORTS AND PASTIMES. Otago Daily Times, Issue 20846, 12 October 1929