Thesz, Nomellini In Rubber Mat Match Tomorrow

San Francisco Chronicle – May 20, 1957

Lou Thesz arrives here today for his match with Leo Nomellini tomorrow night at Winterland.

Thesz and Nomellini have met three times – with each winning once and one draw thrown in. Ed “Strangler” Lewis, former manager of Thesz, will be in Nomellini’s corner for tomorrow night’s bout.

The referee will be selected tomorrow by the State Athletic Commission.

Other matches on the card include: Bobo Brazil-Enrique Torres vs. Mike Mazurki-Ray Stern, Lord Blears vs. Jack Moran, Kokichi Endo vs. Chico Gracia.

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