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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - March 27, 1962, Darmstadt, HesseFag in the stars and stripes Paret s condition still critical after brain new York up Benny kid Paret fought for his life monday after undergoing brain surgery for injuries received at the hands of Emile Griffith during sat urday night s welterweight championship fights the former Champion received the last rite of the Roma Catholic Church an official storm began brewing Over the grudge fight that was watched by millions of television viewers and which came to an end when referee rub Goldstein stopped it at 2 09 min utes of the 12th . Nelson a. Rockefeller asked for a full and specific re port within 24 hours particularly the incidents of the 12th round preceding stoppage of the fight by the Beau or kid Paret slump in defeat. As referee hold off Emile Griffith he defends decision on stopping of fight new York a i Felt i did the right thin last night and feel the same Way about it today said referee Ruby Goldstein Sun Day while referring to the Emile Griffith Benny kid Paret welter weight title fight he handled at Madison Square Garden saturday night Paret to hospitalized in a critical condition after undergoing brain surgery Early sunday morning. Sometimes things Don t turn outright afterwards said Goldstein one of the leading referees of the country. I knew Paret As a Tough fellow. Sometimes in the first part of a round he does t do too Well then he comes out of it and starts fighting. "1 thought he might Roll away from the ropes in the 12th round. Lots of fighters do there was some criticism be Froehling Cains upset Over Mckinley at Rice Houston up Frank Froehl ing upset Chuck Mckinley 6-1, 2-6, 6-0, to win the singles Champion ship of the fourth annual Rice University invitational Tennis was bothered by a Westerly wind that gusted to 40 Miles an hour he had previously lost Only nine games in the tournament Mckinley appeared rattled by the wind and let his temper get the Best of him several times. Cause he did t Stop the fight sooner in the 12th, Goldstein said it s a strange world. Most of the time be been criticized for stopping fights too soon. I used to fight myself and i always put the Wel fare of the fighter first. I Don care if it s a championship or just a four Rounder Between prelim kids. I always try to protect the Goldstein stopped the one sided fight at 2 09 of the 12th after Griffith had savagely battered the de fending Champion against the ropes. 20-punch barrage the challenger angry at pare for what he said were Nasty re Marks at the Welgh Fig in Cere Mony and anxious to regain the title hammered Paret with a least 20 punches. Most of them were right hand uppercuts to the head As Paret had his Back to the ropes. At times p a r e t s head. Bol bed Between the second and top strands. Manuel a Fraro Paret s Mana Ger said Goldstein should have intervened when Paret s head went through the ropes and permitted him to get untangled from the ropes. Lots of fighters put their head Between the ropes that Way to avoid p u n c h e a said Goldstein. They do that and Roll with the punches and Many times they Don t on Page 22 Goldstein meanwhile defended his Job a referee against critics who said he waited too Long to Stop the fight. A referee with 20 years of experience he said thought i was using Good judgment in the Way i handled it Paret s pregnant 23-year-old wife Lucille who flew from Miami with her 2-year-old son Benny or. To be at her husband s bedside. Revealed she had pleaded with Paret weeks ago to quit the , a 4-1 underdog was Given a Savage beating by Griffith who rained 20 to 25 straight rights this opponent s head and jaw Paret a 25-year-old former cuban sugar Field worker has failed to regain consciousness sincere finally stumped to the Canvas at Madison Square Garden with Perth stars and stripesmm1 Bondeson Goalby share doral Lead Miami a Paul Bondeson,22 year old sex Para trooper and handsome Bob goal by surged into tie for the third round Lead in the $50,000 doral country club open sunday when the former pacesetter Bill Casper faltered Blond Bondeson in his first year on the professional Golf tour fired a Brilliant five under Par 67 for a 54-Hole total of 211 to climb up from seventh place. Goal by the year s no. 10 Money Winner needed Only a Par 72 to join Bondeson on top of the stand Ings after Casper blew to a 75 and dropped into a second place tie with Jack Nicklaus at 212. Chance tit Bonanza if Bondeson can come through in monday s final round hell pick up a $9,000 paycheck a tremendous Bonanza for a youngster whose previous tournament earning amount to $192.50. Since Goalby joined the tour he has been one of its most consistent Money winners. His earnings Fortis year now stand at $7,830. Ted Kroll and Dave Ragan were tied at 214, Arnold Palmer and Tommy Bolt at 215.Bondeson equated the Best round of the tournament so far As he shot an Eagle and six birdies. The Eagle was scored on the 496-yard10th Hole when he hit the Green in two and dropped a 20-foot into the 17th, the Florida native now playing out of Northbrook 111., was seven under Par. But he was a stroke Over on the17th when he three putted the Green. He was Over again at the18th after getting off a bad drive. Goalby has t won a tournaments far this year but he was second at los Angeles third at so Peters Burg and tied for fifth at san played steadily on the first nine rounding the turn on under Par. Then his game fell apart. He was one Over Par on four of the last nine holes twice be cause of shaky putting and twice for failure to hit the Snead who was in a nine Way tie for 12th place saturday listen in dutch with police again Sunbury. A. A the title fight Between heavyweight Cham Pion Floyd Patterson and Sonny Liston scheduled for this summer is under fire from a Central Penn Sylvania policemen s organization. Susquehanna Valley Lodge 52 of the fraternal order of police has adopted a Resolution formally objecting to Liston As a challenger on grounds that he has a police record. The Lodge called on the National boxing association to find a new challenger for Patterson. 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The event was rescheduled for Satur Day. Blood Inose. Critical the official veh Hosp from the Manuel Alfa Paret Camp were Goldstein the fight a screaming from to Stop it but or. Lawrence Schmeh i surgeon at the Hospital had suffered a cerebral the Odds Are not or. Schick said. He mrs. Paret told ret wanted him to quit after knocked out by Griffith first beat knockout last april 1, ban bounced Back to title on a split decision30. Between those bout feed another battering Plon Gene Fullmer when legged Fullmer in us weight class. The professional rivalry continued on former Champ in top fit before bout says phys new York a a physician for the new York state athletic commission said sunday nigh that Benny kid Paret near death from injuries suffered in welterweight Jinx Long title bout entered the ring in top physician. Or. Alexander Schiff said Paret had passed Al the physical tests ing an electric Encey Hologram Abrain test. Otherwise the commis Sion never would have permitted him to said Paret who absorbed a terrific beating from pm he Griffith in the 12th round before the referee stopped the bout possibly collapsed from an accumulation of punches. But the end came so Sud Denly and unexpectedly that no body could have prevented Schiff said Paret s reactions unto the time he slumped to the Canvas did not indicate to the commission doctors in at the fight that Hea severe cranial injury.4 brain specialist reads the Necef the commission. Or. Sell test on Paret had been March 1. I mus Schiff that the Reading showed nothing Khab Caliente track hits $73,357 Agua client bettor hit the Woco test to client sunday Wise together perfect Eai Winner for the Biggert the year the or Winner a his Prim immedliit4 l3r

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