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On This Day: Archie Moore retains world light-heavyweight title against Joey Maxim

The original 1954 Boxing News fight report of Archie Moore's third win over Joey Maxim
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FIRST PUBLISHED, February 5, 1954

MIAMI: ARCHIE MOORE, 37-year-old world’s light-heavyweight champion, retained his title here on January 27 by outpointing former holder Joey Maxim over fifteen rounds.

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