Nicky Gargano Winning the British Middleweight Championship

Description:
This photograph shows the boxer Nicky Gargano (b 1934) winning the British Middleweight Boxing Championship against Terry Downes. Gargano began boxing at the Eton Manor Boys' Club in Hackney Wick. Following his time at the club, he won a Gold medal in boxing at the 1954 Empire Games, the European Middleweight title in 1955, and a Bronze medal at the 1956 Olympics.
Production Date:
1954
ID no:
BGATE_ETON MANOR BOYS' CLUB/27
Maker:
Eton Manor Boys' Club
Copyright:
Bishopsgate Institute

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