Smejkal Beats Lundin

The Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette – May 15, 1912

Puts Swedish Champion Down in 22 and 16 Minutes at Cleveland, Ohio.

“Buck” Connolly, who has arranged another wrestling bout at Greene’s Friday night between Smejkal and Kennedy as the big card, received a telegram today from Cleveland, Ohio, stating that Smejkal had defeated Hjalmar Lundin, the Swedish champion, last night in Cleveland in 22 and 16 minutes.

Besides the big bout Friday night, there will be bouts between Rouper and Schmidt, Jones and Navratil and Reynolds and Maudsley.

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