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Rocky Scene 21

Scene 21

Scene 21

  • Rocky and Creed bump gloves and get ready to fight. Who will be king of the ring?
  • Round one.
  • Creed dances circles around Rocky, tapping him in the face a few times.
  • Creed goes in for a big body blow, Rocky dodges, and with an uppercut, knocks Creed to the mat.
  • "What a surprise this is!" the announcer shouts. It's the first time he's ever been knocked down.
  • Creed gets up and quickly corners Rocky.
  • Rocky breaks free and gets Creed on the ropes. The ring ref breaks them up.
  • Creed gets in a few more shots, but Rocky is saved by the bell.
  • Rocky's face is bleeding, and his nose has been broken for the first time.
  • Mickey advises Rocky to go for the ribs.
  • Back into the ring they go.
  • Creed quickly corners Rocky. Left. Right. Left. Right. He beats Rocky like a punching bag.
  • Creed grabs Rocky and tells him that the people want a show. He should at least pretend to fight.
  • Rocky does more than pretend. He corners Creed and beats the stuffing out of him.
  • Bell number two dings, but Rocky won't stop. The ref has to break up the fight again.