European Welterweight Title

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Johnny Basham - Boxing Career - The Lonsdale Belt and The European Title
... winning it from Johnny Summers becoming the first outright winner of the welterweight version of the belt ... was the holder of the Lonsdale Belt when he faced Badoud in their European title encounter in October 1915 ... Basham fought against Summers in a non-title fight at Liverpool Stadium ...

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