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The first Trini boxer to ............
« on: August 28, 2012, 03:10:04 AM »
Who was the first TT boxer to beat a European Champion?

What was the Champ's name?
Where?
When?

Yes, TM, you too.  :)

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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2012, 05:41:50 AM »
Who was the first TT boxer to beat a European Champion?

Was de boxer de current European Champion at de time of de fight?
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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2012, 05:43:32 AM »
Who was the first TT boxer to beat a European Champion?

Was de boxer de current European Champion at de time of de fight?

Yes.  ;D
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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #3 on: August 28, 2012, 07:19:15 AM »
Ah going wit Yolande Pompey vs Gerhard Hecht on January 25th, 1957 in Berlin, Germany.
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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2012, 11:15:13 AM »
Ah going wit Yolande Pompey vs Gerhard Hecht on January 25th, 1957 in Berlin, Germany.

Correct. It was a non title fight. Probably becz Pompey was from TT. But knock him down with a body shot and he couldn't get up.

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« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2012, 12:17:11 PM »
CLICK the image to see de video

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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #6 on: July 19, 2013, 11:37:10 PM »
Where was Yolande Pompey originally from?? for five extra points...
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« Reply #7 on: July 20, 2013, 06:20:05 AM »
Where was Yolande Pompey originally from?? for five extra points...

Princess Town.
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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #8 on: July 22, 2013, 10:42:06 PM »
Where was Yolande Pompey originally from?? for five extra points...

Princess Town.

Nah

Hint: Pompey is not his birth name, just the name Trinis gave him cause...welll cause we are Trinis and daiz how we roll  ;D
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Re: The first Trini boxer to ............
« Reply #9 on: September 07, 2013, 04:11:07 PM »
Where was Yolande Pompey originally from?? for five extra points...

Princess Town.

Nah

Hint: Pompey is not his birth name, just the name Trinis gave him cause...welll cause we are Trinis and daiz how we roll  ;D

Well I curious. Where Was Pompey originally from.
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