Tommy Freeman (boxer)

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Tommy Freeman
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Real nameThomas Jewel Freeman
Nickname(s)Tommy
Weight(s) Welterweight
Height5 ft 7 12 in (171 cm)
Reach70 in (178 cm)
Nationality American
Born(1904-01-22)January 22, 1904
Hot Springs, Arkansas
DiedFebruary 20, 1986(1986-02-20) (aged 82)
Little Rock, Arkansas
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights224
Wins174
Wins by KO84
Losses20
Draws21

Tommy Freeman (January 22, 1904 – February 20, 1986) was an American professional boxer who became a World Welterweight Boxing Champion on September 5, 1930 when he defeated reigning champion Young Jack Thompson. He lost the title to Thompson the following year, on April 14, 1931. Remarkably, the majority of his recorded wins were by knockout, and his losses were few, at under ten percent of his total fights. [1]

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He was rated by The Ring magazine as a Top Ten Welterweight contender from 1926-1931. His impressive win and extraordinary knockout record might be explained by the limited quality of competition he faced in Hot Springs where he fought many of his fights. [2]

Boxing career highlights

Freeman's amateur boxing career began around the age of sixteen in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Between 1920-22, he lost only two of twenty of his better publicized local bouts and won six by knockout. He fought most of these bouts in the lightweight to super-lightweight division.

Around 1923, at 19, he began fighting in the Welterweight division, and often out of state in Memphis, Tennessee, and parts of New Orleans. His few losses during this period were often to heavier or more experienced boxers, and included Al Monroe, Dude Martinez, and Frankie Jones. His loss to Jimmy King in January 1923 was a rare TKO, in which Freeman sprained his hip and was very reluctant to have his manager call the fight. [1]

He achieved some early recognition on New Years Day in 1926, when he knocked out Sergeant Sammy Baker in seven rounds at Madison Square Garden. [3]

On October 25, 1926, Freeman fought a well attended match against Jack Zivic of Pittsburgh in Cleveland, Ohio. Both fighters were recognized as leading contenders for the Welterweight title then held by Pete Latzo. The bout was a thrilling spectacle and the substantial crowd of twelve thousand loudly opposed the draw verdict as they favored the local boxer Zivic. [4]

On June 22, 1926, Freeman defeated Pinky Mitchell in Brooklyn, Ohio, in ten rounds by Newspaper Decision of the Associated Press. Mitchell had held the Light Welterweight (Super Lightweight) Championship from 1922-26 when he was defeated by Mushy Callahan. Freeman weighed in over the required weight and the fight, originally scheduled for the Jr. Welterweight title, became a non title fight.

On August 18, 1927, Freeman beat noted British boxer Harry Mason in a ten round welterweight bout at Madison Square Garden. Mason had a neat right-hand that countered Freeman, but he could not match him in close quarters. Mason was well known in London where he had taken the British Lightweight Championship, known as the Lonsdale Belt in February 1926. Mason, a Jewish boxer, had been a stablemate of Jewish welterweight champion Jack "Kid" Berg under trainer Alec Goodman. [5] [6]

Freeman defeated Jewish welterweight contender Georgie Levine in a ten round points decision on October 14, 1929 at Motor Square Garden in Pittsburgh. Now a rising star, Freeman boxed elegantly conserving his energy to last the full ten rounds, and slipped most of the punches of Levine while landing his own with accuracy. He appeared to fight without dealing unnecessary punishment to Levine, whom he easily outpointed. [7]

Taking world welterweight championship, September 1930

On September 5, 1930, at Cleveland Ball Park in Cleveland, Ohio, Freeman defeated Young Jack Thompson, the reigning Welterweight Champion in front of a crowd of 16,000. The well-known and widely respected referee Patsy Haley, a former New York boxer, crowned Freeman the winner after fifteen rounds of close fighting, shocking the crowd as well as both boxers. In the second round, Thompson had floored Freeman for a count of six. According to the referee, the victory was given to Freeman based largely on his performance in the last three rounds when he connected with far more punches than Thompson. The championship bout was Thompson's first title defense. [8]

Losing the world welterweight championship, April, 1931

Freeman held the title until his rematch with Jack Thompson on April 14, 1931 again in Cleveland where he lost by TKO in the tenth of fifteen rounds. The bout was stopped due to Freeman's badly battered left eye. [1]

He had a long career as a boxer, and remained fighting as a super welterweight until around 1937. He fought for a year as a middleweight from 1937-8. Best known of his middleweight opponents was Al McCoy who he fought on July 2 and 16, 1937, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. [1]

He died on February 20, 1986 in Little Rock, Arkansas at 82, an advanced age for a lifelong boxer. [2]

Professional boxing record

Professional record summary
224 fights174 wins20 losses
By knockout845
By decision8915
By disqualification10
Draws21
Newspaper decisions/draws 9

All Newspaper decisions are regarded as “no decision” bouts as they have “resulted in neither boxer winning or losing, and would therefore not count as part of their official fight record."

No.Result Record Opponent Type Round Date Location Notes
224 Loss 174–20–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Ralph Chong PTS 10 Aug 10, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Outdoor Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
223 Win 174–19–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Hood KO 5 (10) Apr 25, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
222 Win 173–19–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Francis KO 1 (10) Mar 28, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
221 Win 172–19–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg King Cole KO 2 (10) Mar 17, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Winter Stadium, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
220 Win 171–19–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Irish Kennedy KO 3 (10) Feb 09, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Winter Stadium, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
219 Win 170–19–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Mike Montoya KO 5 (10) Nov 24, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Winter Stadium, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
218 Loss 169–19–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Gorilla Jones PTS 10 Aug 09, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Broadway Baseball Park, Council Bluffs, Iowa, U.S.
217 Win 169–18–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Al McCoy PTS 10 Jul 16, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Stockyards Stadium, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, U.S.
216 Draw 168–18–21 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Al McCoy PTS 10 Jul 02, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Stockyards Stadium, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, U.S.
215 Win 168–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Charley Jerome PTS 10 Jun 11, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Hodges Field, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
214 Win 167–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Charley Jerome PTS 10 May 27, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Stadium, Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
213 Win 166–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Max Elling TKO 7 (10) Apr 29, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Open-Air Arena, Houston, Texas, U.S.
212 Win 165–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Tiger Red Lewis TKO 2 (10) Apr 26, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
211 Win 164–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Harlan Ray KO 5 (?) Apr 12, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
210 Win 163–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Mickey Breen KO 4 (?) Mar 01, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
209 Win 162–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Frankie Hughes PTS 10 Jan 25, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
208 Loss 161–18–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Oscar Rankins PTS 10 Dec 04, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
207 Win 161–17–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Joey Parks PTS 10 Oct 16, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, U.S.
206 Win 160–17–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Sammy Slaughter PTS 15 Sep 03, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Dubuque, Iowa, U.S.
205 Win 159–17–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Gaylon Stone KO 6 (10) Jul 28, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Houck Field Stadium, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, U.S.
204 Win 158–17–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Phagan PTS 10 Jul 22, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Northwest Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
203 Draw 157–17–20 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Alabama Kid PTS 10 May 18, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Quincy, Illinois, U.S.
202 Win 157–17–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Mickey O'Shea KO 4 (10) Mar 27, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
201 Win 156–17–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Bruce Brown PTS 10 Mar 21, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Leon Williams Ranch, Moffett, Oklahoma, U.S.
200 Win 155–17–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Karl Lautenschlager KO 3 (10) Mar 16, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
199 Loss 154–17–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Allen Matthews UD 10 Mar 03, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Convention Hall, Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
198 Win 154–16–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Cap Harding KO 7 (12) Feb 21, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
197 Win 153–16–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Clarence Posey KO 5 (10) Feb 11, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
196 Win 152–16–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Owens KO 3 (10) Feb 03, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
195 Win 151–16–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Bruce Brown PTS 10 Jan 21, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Convention Hall, Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
194 Win 150–16–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Hull KO 4 (10) Jan 13, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
193 Draw 149–16–19 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Texas Joe Dundee PTS 10 Dec 13, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
192 Win 149–16–18 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Charley Weise UD 10 Dec 10, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Legion Arena, West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.
191 Win 148–16–18 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Frankie Hughes PTS 10 Dec 05, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Cinderella Ballroom, Miami, Florida, U.S.
190 Draw 147–16–18 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Texas Joe Dundee PTS 10 Nov 21, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Orlando, Florida, U.S.
189 Win 147–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Tommy Beck KO 6 (10) Nov 12, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
188 Win 146–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Paddy Creedon MD 10 Nov 11, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Beach Arena, Miami Beach, Florida, U.S.
187 Win 145–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Hood TKO 6 (10) Oct 22, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Beach Arena, Miami Beach, Florida, U.S.
186 Win 144–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Cap Harding PTS 10 Sep 30, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
185 Win 143–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Chief Wilbur PTS 10 Sep 23, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
184 Win 142–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Carter KO 4 (10) Sep 13, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Russellville, Arkansas, U.S.
183 Win 141–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Duke Tramel TKO 6 (10) Sep 02, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
182 Win 140–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Honeyboy Lyman KO 5 (10) Aug 29, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Bristow, Oklahoma, U.S.
181 Win 139–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Paul Ladd PTS 10 Aug 12, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
180 Win 138–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Carter KO 3 (?) Jul 30, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Waldron, Arkansas, U.S.
179 Win 137–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Sid Scarlett KO 3 (10) Jul 26, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Stadium, Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
178 Win 136–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Carter KO 6 (10) Jul 22, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
177 Win 135–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Hull KO 2 (10) Jul 19, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Stadium, Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
176 Win 134–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Eddie Gree KO 4 (10) Jul 12, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Stadium, Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
175 Win 133–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Carter KO 2 (10) Jun 21, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
174 Win 132–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Hull PTS 10 Jun 14, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
173 Win 131–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Babe Kiser KO 6 (10) Jun 07, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
172 Win 130–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Earl Mason PTS 10 May 31, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
171 Draw 129–16–17 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Hull PTS 10 May 07, 1935 Flag of the United States.svg Wacasino Arena, Fort Smith, Arkansas, U.S.
170 Loss 129–16–16 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Ralph Chong PTS 10 Oct 08, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg City Auditorium, Houston, Texas, U.S.
169 Win 129–15–16 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Farrell PTS 10 Aug 06, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Ringside Arena, Houston, Texas, U.S.
168 Win 128–15–16 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Ralph Chong TKO 6 (10) Jul 12, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Dallas, Texas, U.S.
167 Win 127–15–16 (9) Flag of Mexico (1934-1968).svg Manuel Zermeno KO 2 (10) Jul 07, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Fort McIntosh Bowl, Laredo, Texas, U.S.
166 Draw 126–15–16 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Texas Joe Dundee PTS 10 Jun 29, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Arena, Harlingen, Texas, U.S.
165 Win 126–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Kerns KO 2 (10) Jun 22, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Arena, Harlingen, Texas, U.S.
164 Win 125–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Texas Joe Dundee PTS 10 Jun 15, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Arena, Harlingen, Texas, U.S.
163 Win 124–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Babe Kiser TKO 3 (10) Jun 05, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Walkathon Arena, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
162 Win 123–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Gus Campbell KO 8 (10) May 21, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Houston, Texas, U.S.
161 Win 122–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Farrell TKO 4 (10) May 10, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Fair Park Live Stock Arena, Dallas, Texas, U.S.
160 Win 121–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Sylvan Bass PTS 10 Mar 28, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Legion Arena, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.
159 Win 120–15–15 (9) Flag of Cuba.svg Antonio Dominguez UD 10 Mar 13, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Legion Armory, Saint Petersburg, Florida, U.S.
158 Draw 119–15–15 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Thomas PTS 12 Mar 07, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Legion Arena, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.
157 Win 119–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Norman Conrad PTS 10 Feb 16, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Cinderella Ballroom, Miami, Florida, U.S.
156 Win 118–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Marty Simmons UD 10 Jan 22, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Biscayne Arena, Miami, Florida, U.S.
155 Win 117–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Norman Conrad PTS 10 Jan 12, 1934 Flag of the United States.svg Cinderella Ballroom, Miami, Florida, U.S.
154 Win 116–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Roy Bailey TKO 5 (10) Dec 18, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Biscayne Arena, Miami, Florida, U.S.
153 Win 115–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jackie King PTS 15 Dec 04, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
152 Win 114–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Duke Tramel PTS 10 Nov 20, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
151 Win 113–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Al Salbano PTS 10 Nov 06, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg City Auditorium, Houston, Texas, U.S.
150 Win 112–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Texas Joe Dundee PTS 10 Oct 23, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg National Guard Armory, Beaumont, Texas, U.S.
149 Win 111–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jess Akers TKO 5 (10) Sep 27, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Stadium, Greenwood, Mississippi, U.S.
148 Win 110–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Buster Mallini TKO 8 (10) Sep 14, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg City Auditorium, Houston, Texas, U.S.
147 Win 109–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Chester Covington KO 2 (?) Sep 07, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Jackson, Tennessee, U.S.
146 Win 108–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Alabama Kid PTS 10 Jun 12, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, U.S.
145 Loss 107–15–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Teddy Yarosz UD 10 May 22, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, U.S.
144 Win 107–14–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jackie King PTS 10 May 09, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg North Little Rock HS Stadium, Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
143 Win 106–14–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Tony Hazuda KO 4 (10) Apr 28, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Fifth and State Street Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, U.S.
142 Win 105–14–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Freddie Eiler PTS 10 Apr 03, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Page Garage, Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
141 Win 104–14–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jackie King PTS 10 Mar 20, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
140 Win 103–14–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Manuel Quintero PTS 10 Feb 23, 1933 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
139 Draw 102–14–14 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Gorilla Jones PTS 10 Dec 26, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
138 Loss 102–14–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Manuel Quintero SD 10 Nov 18, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
137 Win 102–13–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Doc Conrad PTS 10 Nov 11, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden Stadium, Miami, Florida, U.S.
136 Win 101–13–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Tiger Joe Randall TKO 6 (10) Jul 27, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Greenlee Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
135 Loss 100–13–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Tiger Roy Williams PTS 8 Jun 24, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
134 Win 100–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Lee Sala KO 1 (10) Jun 23, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, U.S.
133 Win 99–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Buck McTiernan UD 10 Jun 03, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, U.S.
132 Win 98–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Charley Blanchard KO 2 (10) Apr 29, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
131 Win 97–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Shell PTS 10 Apr 11, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Biscayne Arena, Miami, Florida, U.S.
130 Win 96–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Buster Mallini TKO 7 (10) Feb 29, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Biscayne Arena, Miami, Florida, U.S.
129 Win 95–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Owen Phelps PTS 10 Feb 18, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Cinderella Ballroom, Miami, Florida, U.S.
128 Win 94–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Harry Wallach KO 4 (10) Feb 02, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
127 Win 93–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Shell TKO 7 (10) Jan 08, 1932 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, Coral Gables, Florida, U.S.
126 Win 92–12–13 (9) Flag of Cuba.svg Relampago Saguero PTS 10 Dec 18, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
125 Win 91–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Spike Webb PTS 10 Nov 23, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Biscayne Arena, Miami, Florida, U.S.
124 Win 90–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Canada Lee PTS 10 Jun 19, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Carney Auditorium, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
123 Win 89–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Buck McTiernan SD 10 May 25, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Meyers Bowl, North Braddock, Pennsylvania, U.S.
122 Loss 88–12–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Young Jack Thompson TKO 12 (15) Apr 14, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.Lost NBA, NYSAC, and The Ring welterweight titles
121 Win 88–11–13 (9) Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg Alfredo Gaona PTS 10 Mar 01, 1931 Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
120 Win 87–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Roy Stevens KO 8 (10) Feb 17, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Smelter Arena, El Paso, Texas, U.S.
119 Win 86–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Cowboy Dula PTS 6 Feb 16, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg City Recreation Hall, Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
118 Win 85–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Al Kober TKO 5 (10) Feb 09, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
117 Win 84–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Duke Tramel KO 5 (8) Feb 05, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
116 Win 83–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Eddie Murdock PTS 10 Jan 26, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Merrie Garden, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, U.S.
115 Win 82–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Pete August PTS 10 Jan 09, 1931 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
114 Win 81–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Young Jack Thompson PTS 15 Sep 05, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg League Park, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.Won NBA, NYSAC, and The Ring welterweight titles
113 Win 80–11–13 (9) Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg David Velasco TKO 10 (10) Aug 25, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg American Legion Stadium, Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
112 Win 79–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Canada Lee PTS 10 Aug 08, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Carney Auditorium, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
111 Win 78–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Alger PTS 10 Jun 25, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Bowl, Newburgh Heights, Ohio, U.S.
110 Loss 77–11–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jackie Fields TKO 4 (12) Apr 08, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
109 Win 77–10–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Denny Burns PTS 10 Mar 25, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
108 Win 76–10–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Grover Mallini PTS 8 Mar 10, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
107 Win 75–10–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Louis Andrews KO 7 (10) Feb 21, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
106 Win 74–10–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Bobby LaSalle PTS 10 Jan 31, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Carney Auditorium, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
105 Draw 73–10–13 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Paul Pirrone PTS 10 Jan 20, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
104 Win 73–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Young Jack Thompson PTS 10 Jan 10, 1930 Flag of the United States.svg Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
103 Win 72–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Clyde Hull PTS 10 Dec 10, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
102 Win 71–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Reno PTS 10 Dec 06, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Carney Auditorium, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
101 Win 70–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Jack Manley TKO 5 (10) Dec 02, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
100 Win 69–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Farmer Joe Cooper TKO 1 (10) Nov 19, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
99 Win 68–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Bucky Lawless KO 7 (10) Oct 25, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
98 Win 67–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Georgie Levine PTS 10 Oct 14, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
97 Win 66–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Sam Bruce TKO 9 (10) Sep 27, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Carney Auditorium, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
96 Loss 65–10–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Bucky Lawless PTS 10 Aug 21, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Bowl, Newburgh Heights, Ohio, U.S.
95 Win 65–9–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Schlocker TKO 8 (10) Jul 26, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Outdoor Arena, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
94 Draw 64–9–12 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Andy DiVodi PTS 10 Apr 26, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
93 Draw 64–9–11 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Gorilla Jones PTS 12 Apr 09, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
92 Win 64–9–10 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Tillie Herman TKO 2 (10) Mar 22, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Erie Arena, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
91 Win 63–9–10 (9) Flag of Algeria.svg Alf Ros PTS 10 Mar 11, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
90 Win 62–9–10 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Simonich PTS 10 Feb 18, 1929 Flag of the United States.svg White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
89 Loss 61–9–10 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Gorilla Jones SD 10 Aug 15, 1928 Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Bowl, Newburgh Heights, Ohio, U.S.
88 Win 61–8–10 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Willie Harmon KO 3 (12) Mar 29, 1928 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
87 Win 60–8–10 (9) Flag of the United States.svg Al Van Ryan NWS 10 Feb 29, 1928 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
86 Win 60–8–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg My Sullivan UD 10 Nov 25, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
85 Loss 59–8–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Indrisano PTS 10 Oct 07, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
84 Win 59–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Sailor Darden TKO 5 (10) Sep 30, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Arena, Syracuse, New York, U.S.
83 Win 58–7–10 (8) Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Harry Mason PTS 10 Aug 18, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
82 Win 57–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Piltz TKO 9 (12) Aug 10, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Armory, Toledo, Ohio, U.S.
81 Win 56–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Sailor Darden PTS 10 Jul 01, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Erie Arena, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
80 Win 55–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Simonich PTS 10 Jun 13, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Braves Field, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
79 Win 54–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Meyer Grace PTS 10 May 31, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
78 Win 53–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Mike Dempsey KO 4 (10) May 06, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Erie Arena, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
77 Win 52–7–10 (8) Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Arthur Schaekels KO 6 (10) Feb 25, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
76 Win 51–7–10 (8) Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Arthur Schaekels KO 2 (10) Feb 04, 1927 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
75 Draw 50–7–10 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Jack Zivic PTS 12 Oct 25, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
74 Win 50–7–9 (8) Flag of the United States.svg Georgie Levine NWS 10 Sep 30, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Bowl, Newburgh Heights, Ohio, U.S.
73 Draw 50–7–9 (7) Flag of the United States.svg Sergeant Sammy Baker PTS 10 Jul 22, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
72 Win 50–7–8 (7) Flag of the United States.svg Pinky Mitchell NWS 10 Jun 22, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
71 Win 50–7–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Paul Doyle PTS 10 May 28, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Coney Island Stadium, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
70 Win 49–7–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Simonich PTS 12 May 19, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
69 Win 48–7–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Shuffle Callahan TKO 11 (12) Apr 06, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
68 Loss 47–7–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Dundee TKO 5 (10) Mar 01, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
67 Win 47–6–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Joe Simonich PTS 10 Feb 19, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
66 Win 46–6–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Norman Genet PTS 10 Feb 04, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
65 Win 45–6–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Sergeant Sammy Baker TKO 7 (10) Jan 01, 1926 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
64 Win 44–6–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Al Walthers TKO 4 (10) Nov 18, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
63 Win 43–6–8 (6) Flag of the United States.svg Teddy Easterbrook NWS 10 Nov 11, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Armory, Toledo, Ohio, U.S.
62 Win 43–6–8 (5) Flag of the United States.svg Let Philbin KO 5 (10) Oct 14, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Armory, Toledo, Ohio, U.S.
61 Win 42–6–8 (5) Flag of the United States.svg Al Walthers TKO 5 (10) Sep 30, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
60 Win 41–6–8 (5) Flag of the United States.svg Henry Shaw TKO 3 (10) Sep 16, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
59 Draw 40–6–8 (5) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Jones NWS 6 Sep 01, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
58 Win 40–6–8 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Mike Dempsey TKO 5 (6) Aug 18, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
57 Win 39–6–8 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Dave Forbes TKO 2 (6) Aug 04, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
56 Win 38–6–8 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Floyd Hybert PTS 10 Jul 10, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
55 Draw 37–6–8 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Jones SD 10 Jun 12, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Erie Arena, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
54 Win 37–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Frisco McGale PTS 8 May 07, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
53 Win 36–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Benny Ross PTS 8 Apr 17, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
52 Win 35–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Bill Brown KO 8 (10) Apr 03, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
51 Win 34–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Jack Willis PTS 10 Feb 17, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
50 Win 33–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Pat Corbett PTS 10 Jan 30, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Merrie Garden, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, U.S.
49 Win 32–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Hamp Brown KO 3 (10) Jan 08, 1925 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
48 Win 31–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Humbert Brady PTS 8 Dec 01, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Lyric Theater, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
47 Win 30–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Hamp Brown PTS 8 Nov 24, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Southern A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
46 Win 29–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Al Knowles KO 4 (15) Nov 17, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
45 Win 28–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Young Tansey KO 6 (10) Oct 13, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
44 Win 27–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Jack Oakes PTS 10 Sep 29, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Park Opera House, Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.
43 Win 26–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Shea KO 3 (?) Aug 07, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg El Dorado, Texas, U.S.Unknown date
42 Win 25–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Pinky Mitchell PTS 15 Jun 02, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
41 Win 24–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Finley PTS 10 Apr 05, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
40 Win 23–6–7 (4) Flag of Cuba.svg Enrique Ponce de Leon SD 10 Mar 28, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
39 Win 22–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Cox PTS 10 Mar 07, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, U.S.
38 Win 21–6–7 (4) Flag of the United States.svg Frankie Murphy NWS 10 Jan 15, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
37 Win 21–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Cox PTS 15 Jan 11, 1924 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
36 Win 20–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Red Hill PTS 15 Nov 16, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
35 Win 19–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Chuck Burns PTS 8 Nov 05, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Southern A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
34 Win 18–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Johnny Tillman PTS 15 Sep 28, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Tulane Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
33 Win 17–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Al Yoakum KO 13 (15) Sep 17, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
32 Win 16–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Dude Martinez KO 7 (15) Jul 23, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
31 Win 15–6–7 (3) Flag of the United States.svg Billy Brown NWS 10 Jul 04, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Whittington Park, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
30 Win 15–6–7 (2) Flag of the United States.svg Grady Franklin PTS 15 Apr 16, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Pierre Avenue Arena, Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S.
29 Win 14–6–7 (2) Flag of the United States.svg Dummy McKinney DQ 14 (15) Apr 02, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Pierre Avenue Arena, Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S.
28 Loss 13–6–7 (2) Flag of the United States.svg Frankie Jones PTS 8 Feb 19, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Southern A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
27 Loss 13–5–7 (2) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy King TKO 7 (15) Jan 24, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
26 Win 13–4–7 (2) Flag of the United States.svg Tom Storie NWS 10 Jan 03, 1923 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
25 Win 13–4–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Pat Burke PTS 15 Nov 15, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
24 Loss 12–4–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Dude Martinez PTS 10 Sep 18, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Louisiana Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
23 Loss 12–3–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Al Monroe PTS 8 Sep 04, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Southern A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
22 Win 12–2–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Dummy McKinney PTS 8 Jul 31, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Southern A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
21 Win 11–2–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Doug Lee PTS 8 Jul 17, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Southern A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
20 Loss 10–2–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Dunn PTS 10 Mar 29, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
19 Win 10–1–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Al Thomas KO 3 (10) Mar 18, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
18 Win 9–1–7 (1) Flag of the United States.svg Ray Maywood KO 3 (6) Mar 08, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
17 Draw 8–1–7 (1) Flag of the United Mexican States (1916-1934).svg Ray Rivers NWS 10 Feb 23, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
16 Draw 8–1–7 Flag of the United States.svg Voti Plymale PTS 6 Feb 01, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
15 Win 8–1–6 Flag of the United States.svg Sailor Jack TKO 1 (6) Jan 24, 1922 Flag of the United States.svg Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
14 Win 7–1–6 Flag of the United States.svg Billy Ryan PTS 4 Nov 16, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
13 Draw 6–1–6 Flag of the United States.svg Cliff Foley PTS 4 Apr 27, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
12 Draw 6–1–5 Flag of the United States.svg Cliff Foley PTS 6 Apr 20, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
11 Draw 6–1–4 Flag of the United States.svg Jack Brennan PTS 4 Mar 30, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
10 Draw 6–1–3 Flag of the United States.svg Kid Coster PTS 6 Mar 07, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
9 Win 6–1–2 Flag of the United States.svg Soldier Riley KO 1 (6) Mar 04, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
8 Win 5–1–2 Flag of the United States.svg Herb Elder KO 4 (6) Jan 31, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
7 Win 4–1–2 Flag of the United States.svg Kid Hall PTS 4 Jan 10, 1921 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
6 Draw 3–1–2 Flag of the United States.svg Frankie Manilla PTS 6 Dec 07, 1920 Flag of the United States.svg Elks Club Room, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
5 Win 3–1–1 Flag of the United States.svg Sammy Caldwell KO 3 (?) Mar 19, 1920 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
4 Win 2–1–1 Flag of the United States.svg Sammy Caldwell PTS 4 Mar 11, 1920 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
3 Draw 1–1–1 Flag of the United States.svg Kid Fort Pitt PTS 4 Feb 26, 1920 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
2 Win 1–1 Flag of the United States.svg Kid Cootey KO 3 (6) Feb 18, 1920 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
1 Loss 0–1 Flag of the United States.svg Billy Kennedy TKO 3 (4) Feb 09, 1920 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.

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Achievements
Preceded by
Young Jack Thompson
World Welterweight Champion
September 5, 1930 April 14, 1931
Succeeded by
Young Jack Thompson