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105 years ago

Kid Williams vs Pete Herman

Kid Williams vs Pete Herman

Date: 7th February 1916

Venue: Louisiana Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Title: World Bantamweight Title

Kid Williams
( 77 - 9 - 5 )
Weight: 118 lbs

Pete Herman
( 36 - 10 - 6 )
Weight: 118 lbs


Kid Williams was defending his World Bantamweight Title against New Orleans born and bred Pete Herman in the challenger's hometown. The fight was declared a draw by referee William H Rocap who regularly officiated William's bouts.

In their fourth meeting, Herman finally won the title on January 9, 1917.