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More Info →Alf Pooley - New Zealand Heavy Weight Boxing Champion

Alf Pooley, from Auckland, won many competitions in the years 1910-11 and this photograph was probably taken around the same time. He was the Australian Amateur Heavy Weight Champion and the New Zealand Amateur Heavy Weight Champion in 1911. The figure on the left, perhaps a manager or trainer, is unidentified.

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2014N_Sp101_008553
Title
Alf Pooley - New Zealand Heavy Weight Boxing Champion
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Public Photograph Collection Sp 101
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Coolstore

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Auckland
Date
circa 1910

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Palmerston North City Library

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