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Benny Yanger

W L D
52 8 19
30 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 82
rounds 555
KOs 35%
 
global ID 10724
birth nameFrank Angone
aliasThe Tipton Slasher
born 1882-02-18
death date1958-04-15 / age 76
debut1899-06-10 / age 17
divisionfeatherweight
height5′ 5½″   /   166cm
residence
USA
birth place
New York, New York, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
85 19 0 1 2

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1910-04-28
Henri Piet4 6 2
Long Acre A.C., New York, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
The bout was considered a draw (New York Times)
1909-05-19
Harry Cutchdebut
New York, New York, USA
NND10/10
 N 
ND
10/10
  
Yanger was down twice in the ninth, once for a count of seven and again for a count of nine. In the tenth he was floored with a right uppercut to the jaw, the count only went to five when the bell rang ending the last round. Yanger did not recover for several minutes after the bout ended. New York Times
1907-08-20
129Packey McFarland12843 0 0
League Park, Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
time: 2:10   referee: Malachy Hogan
Yanger down four times in the 3rd round and his corner threw up the sponge in the 4th round after another knockdown.
1907-02-14
Johnny Morrison3 1 1
Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
W KO7/20
 W  
KO
7/20
  
1906-11-21
Matty Baldwin54 10 35
Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
1906-10-24
Steve Kinney15 2 3
Ozark A.C., Davenport, Iowa, USA
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
1906-08-10
Kid Herman35 8 19
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1906-06-15
Johnny Morrison3 0 1
Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA
W KO9/0
 W  
KO
9/0
  
1906-05-10
Tom Prendergast3 0 1
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1906-04-17
Paddy Nee4 13 11
Lakeview Theater, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: George Siler
1906-02-17
Harlem Tommy Murphy10 1 2
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO4/6
 L 
TKO
4/6
  
Result from the Philadelphia Item in favor of Murphy.
1906-01-22
Kid Goodman57 10 32
Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1906-01-18
Kid Broad22 21 19
Mount Morris Hotel, New York, New York, USA
NND3/0
 N 
ND
3/0
  
1906-01-16
Kid Broad22 21 19
Cayler A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
DNWS3/3
 D 
NWS
3/3
  
(Boston Globe)
1906-01-11
Joe Lewisdebut
Long Acre A.C., New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1905-12-18
Rube McCarthydebut
New York, New York, USA
NND3/3
 N 
ND
3/3
  
1905-12-15
Barney Abel4 13 10
New York, New York, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1905-12-08
Todo Moran21 4 2
New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1905-05-19
Harry Lewis8 1 3
4th Regiment Armory, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LTKO1/15
 L 
TKO
1/15
  
referee: James O'Hara
Results from the Baltimore American. Three doctors examined Yanger's arm and declared he had broken it.
1905-04-14
128Tommy Mowatt12817 12 10
Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Abe Pollock
1904-11-25
Maurice Sayers10 7 3
Boxing Club, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1904-11-11
Willie McNamara7 1 1
Peoria, Illinois, USA
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
The police intervened.
1904-10-21
Maurice Sayers9 7 2
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1904-06-13
Aurelio Herrera60 8 8
Broadway Theater, Butte, Montana, USA
LKO8/10
 L 
KO
8/10
  
1904-05-20
Charles Neary16 4 15
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1904-04-25
George Decker13 2 1
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1904-04-18
Tommy Mowatt15 12 7
Waverly A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1904-03-14
Aurelio Herrera56 7 7
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1904-02-03
Jack Frazier1 1 1
Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
W TKO5/20
 W  
TKO
5/20
  
1903-12-08
Hugh Murphy8 5 3
Watita Hall, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1903-09-29
Eddie Hanlon6 0 4
Mechanic's Pavilion, San Francisco, California, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
Billed for World 130lb title
1903-06-30
Eddie Hanlon6 0 3
Mechanic's Pavilion, San Francisco, California, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Eddie Smith
Billed for World 130lb Title
1903-05-02
Kid Broad19 13 18
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
1903-04-16
Clarence English6 0 0
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1903-03-27
Hugh McPadden17 4 8
Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: George Siler
(Boston Globe)
1903-03-17
Barney Abel4 9 8
Vineyard's Hall, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1903-01-05
Tim Callahan35 5 23
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-12-15
Crocky Boyle17 6 8
Lyceum A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-11-24
Kid Herman23 3 10
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-11-06
125Tony Moran1254 24 5
West End Club, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W KO3/20
 W  
KO
3/20
  
1902-10-22
Tim Callahan35 5 23
Broadway A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Item in favor of Callahan.
1902-10-15
Jim Ritter0 6 0
Dubuque, Iowa, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
Yanger fought two opponents on the same day (10-15-1902)
1902-10-15
Tony Moran4 23 5
Dubuque, Iowa, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1902-09-15
Tommy Mowatt8 10 2
Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1902-05-26
Austin Rice35 13 39
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-04-24
122Abe Attell12215 1 4
West End A.C., Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W TKO19/20
 W  
TKO
19/20
  
referee: George Siler
Advertised for World Featherweight Championship
1902-03-17
Eddie Lenny16 7 17
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-03-03
Kid Broad19 10 15
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1902-02-10
Joe Bernstein17 15 23
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-01-20
123¼Kid Herrick127½28 8 22
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
referee: Malachy Hogan
1901-12-18
Joe Bernstein16 14 22
Second Infantry Armory, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Yanger scored knockdowns in the fourth and fifth rounds.
1901-09-26
George Dixon56 9 29
Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1901-04-22
Johnny Ritchie12 5 8
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
112-Pound World Title
1901-04-16
Turkey Point Billy Smith5 10 5
Appleton A.C., Appleton, Wisconsin, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
referee: George Siler
As TP Smith.
1900-11-30
Kid Herrick27 6 18
Badger A.C., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-11-27
Young Corbett II27 3 5
Colorado A.C., Denver, Colorado, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack McKenna
"The decision was very unpopular and the referee, Jack McKenna was hissed by the entire crowd as he left the ring. Corbett floored Yanger seven times during the fight and was himself knocked down once." (Durango Democrat)
1900-11-09
Patsy Broderick16 12 12
Illinois A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1900-10-19
Tommy Sullivan40 6 18
Illinois A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-09-14
121Tommy Mowatt0 2 0
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-08-24
Mike Bartley3 5 5
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W DQ2/0
 W  
DQ
2/0
  
1900-07-24
Tommy Mowattdebut
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1900-06-12
George Dixon56 6 26
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-06-06
Tom Johnsondebut
Columbia Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
referee: George Siler
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1900-04-13
Young Corbett II20 2 3
Colorado A.C., Denver, Colorado, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
referee: Billy Woods
1900-04-05
Frank Noel1 0 0
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1900-03-17
Harry Forbes38 4 14
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
referee: George Siler
1900-02-20
Jack Madden12 6 7
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1900-02-03
Con Suffield5 4 5
Chicago A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1900-02-01
Alexander Burke0 1 1
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1900-01-20
Sammy Harris12 0 0
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1900-01-09
Tom Smith0 3 0
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
referee: Jimmy Bardell
1899-12-11
Tom Cooney0 3 0
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-11-25
Kid McFaddendebut
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Joe Choynski
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-10-28
Maurice Rauch10 8 10
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-10-14
Mike Bartley2 1 2
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-10-12
Mike Cooleydebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1899-10-04
Mike Mungerdebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1899-10-03
Jim Carney0 1 0
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-09-23
Tim Mungerdebut
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-09-15
Jim Ritterdebut
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1899-09-08
Joe Sturch7 3 4
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1899-08-25
Mike Bartley1 1 1
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1899-08-04
Jack Kramer0 1 0
Fort Dearborn A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
referee: Malachy Hogan
1899-07-14
Sandow Snyder1 0 2
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1899-06-14
Dusty Miller1 0 0
Adelphi Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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