Memorable Fights at Yankee Stadium

Joe Louis TKO 1 Max Schmeling
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Joe Louis TKO 1 Max Schmeling

June 22, 1938

Two years after suffering the lone defeat of his prime at the hands of Schmeling -- the German puncher who'd been cast as an example of Aryan supremacy -- Louis responded with an emphatic first-round knockout before more than 70,000 fans.

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