Lonsdale Belts

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Lonsdale Belt - British Boxing Board of Control
... The latter body began issuing Lonsdale belts from 1936 onwards ... belts were- Flyweight — Benny Lynch, 1936 Bantamweight — Johnny King, 1937 Featherweight — Johnny McGrory, 1936 Lightweight — Jimmy Walsh, 1936 Welterweight — Jake Kilrain, 1938 Middleweight — Jock ... Besides Henry Cooper the following boxers have won two Lonsdale belts outright- Nel Tarleton (featherweight) Ronnie Clayton (featherweight) Peter Keenan (bantamweight) Howard Winstone (featherwe ...

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