The Sports Kings: Today In Sports History!

December 20, 1946 – Sugar Ray Robinson defeated Tommy Bell by unanimous decision in a 15 round match to claim the World Welterweight Champion at Madison Square Garden.

Robinson defended the title until February 12, 1951 when he TKO’s Jake LaMotta in the 13th round to win the World Middleweight Championship at Chicago Stadium in Chicago, Illinois.

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