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Jack Sharkey

"The Boston Gob"

38-13-3-1 / 14 KO

Heavyweight Champion

Former heavyweight champ came
to town to face Tommy Loughran
in PA's first 15-rounder. Loughran
used his sharp left jab to avenge a prior KO defeat & win this rematch.

Born: 10/26/02  -  Died: 08/17/94

 
 
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Active 1924 to 1936 - Lost to Loughran in his only Philadelphia appearance

 

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