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Boxing Fans: Gleason’s Shares an Opportunity to Meet Jake LaMotta at Ring 10′s ’1st Annual Fundraiser,’ Saturday, August 27, 2011

by on Aug.03, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

gleasons1:00pm-6:00pm at Russo’s on the Bay 162-45 Crossbay Blvd,Howard Beach, NY 11414

It has been 60 years since Robinson vs. LaMotta met in the ring for the 6th and final time.

The sensational middleweight title bout between Sugar Ray Robinson and Jake LaMotta on February 14, 1951, went down in Chicago boxing lore as “the second St. Valentine’s Day Massacre.” Reprinted from Heydays: Great Stories in Chicago Sports (c) by Christopher Tabbert (continue reading…)

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