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Ten And Out!: Biography Of Benny Lynch Peter McInnes

Ten And Out!: Biography Of Benny Lynch

Peter McInnes

Published January 1st 1998
ISBN : 9780860516439
Hardcover
208 pages
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Benny Lynch (Benjamin John Lynch) BORN -/tApril 2 1913- Clydesdale, Scotland DIED -/tAugust 6 1946- Glasgow, Scotland HEIGHT -/t5-5 (Some sources report 5-3) WEIGHT -/t109-119 lbs MANAGER - /tTommy McGinty ----------------------------------------------- Lynch was a warrior - plain and simply - a fighting machine- He came to get it on- Benny was good on the defence too - blocking, rolling, ducking, bending, weaving- He lost only 12 of 108 bouts and scored 34 knockouts- During his career, he captured the NBA Flyweight Championship of the World, the EBU Flyweight Championship of Europe, the BBBC Flyweight Championship of Great Britain and the Flyweight Championship of Scotland ----------------------------------------------------- Benny defeated such men as Jackie Brown, Peter Kane, Jackie Jurich, Eric Jones, Valentin Angelmann, Len Hampston, Pat Palmer, Bert Kirby, Mickey McGuire and John Tut Whalley, ------------------------------------------------------ Nat Fleischer ranked Lynch as the #5 All-Time Flyweight- Herb Goldman ranked him as the #6 All-Time Flyweight- He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1998