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    Re: Mike DeJohn vs Charlie Powell(1959)

    Here is a clip from George Chuvalo vs Mike DeJohn,Sept.27.1963.
    This was DeJohn's 59th and final professional fight before he retired from the ring.(6th round only)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRFACJDD6lo

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    Re: Mike DeJohn vs Charlie Powell(1959)

    Mike DeJohn was a semi-regular on ABC-TV Wednesday Night Fights.
    Here is a listing of some of his fights that were televised on ABC.

    Mike DeJohn vs Sonny Liston February.19.1959

    Mike DeJohn vs Billy Hunter Nov.26.1960

    Mike DeJohn vs Eddie Machen Sept.16.1961

    Mike DeJohn vs Billy Daniels Nov.3.1962

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    Re: Mike DeJohn vs Charlie Powell(1959)

    Quote Originally Posted by brutu
    Here is a clip from George Chuvalo vs Mike DeJohn,Sept.27.1963.
    This was DeJohn's 59th and final professional fight before he retired from the ring.(6th round only)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRFACJDD6lo
    It should have been referee Asbury's last fight. Besides the helping hand on the 2nd knockdown, there were previous shenanigans in the second round. George was awarded a Majority Decision, despite having dropped DeJohn 3 times.

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    Re: Mike DeJohn vs Charlie Powell(1959)

    Quote Originally Posted by don1234
    It should have been referee Asbury's last fight. Besides the helping hand on the 2nd knockdown, there were previous shenanigans in the second round. George was awarded a Majority Decision, despite having dropped DeJohn 3 times.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrye5xSdIbY

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    Re: Mike DeJohn vs Charlie Powell(1959)

    here is George Chuvalo talking about the Mike DeJohn fight.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpkxLaIBGZQ

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