Thursday, January 11, 2018

The Most Sensational Contest of the Age -- January 11, 2018

Billboard, 28-March-1910
Battling Nelson defended his lightweight title against Ad Wolgast, the Michigan Wildcat at Point Richmond, California on 22-February-1910. Wolgast took the title from Nelson with a TKO in round 40. It was said the be a very fierce fight.

This was the second of three fights between the two men. Wolgast won all three, in 1909, 1910 and 1913.

Walla Walla Evening Statesman, 23-February-1910

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