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Cockney Cohen

W L D
26 13 5
14 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


bouts 46
rounds 353
KOs 30%
 
global ID 10740
birth nameMorris Cohen
born 1882-08-14
death date1956-10-14 / age 74
debut1901-07-29 / age 18
divisionfeatherweight
height5′ 7″   /   170cm
residence
Whitechapel, London, United Kingdom
birth place
Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1912-02-10
Johnny Condon8 3 3
Premierland, Whitechapel, London, United Kingdom
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
referee: A.J Daniels
1911-03-04
Jack Ballard3 8 0
Victoria Rink, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
DPTS8/0
 D 
PTS
8/0
  
1909-12-27
Young Snowball2 2 0
Empire Theatre, Dublin, Ireland
W RTD2/8
 W  
RTD
2/8
  
1909-12-11
Young Lilley71 20 15
The Standard Theatre, Shoreditch, London, United Kingdom
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1909-12-04
Young Lilley71 19 15
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Dave Jacobs
1909-02-15
George Moore7 12 3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
NNC5/15
 N 
NC
5/15
  
Both men used questionable tactics and after several warnings the referee declared the bout a "no contest." Hull Daily Mail
1909-01-30
Young Lilley65 16 10
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1907-12-16
Joe Bowker26 4 1
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 17 December 1907
1907-11-18
? Sharkeydebut
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W KO7/20
 W  
KO
7/20
  
No first name given in Hull Daily Mail report only Sharkey of London a well known featherweight. 100 pounds a side with a hundred pound purse. Maybe Tom Sharkey of Newcastle, but Tom Sharkey was just beginning his boxing career in 1907.
1906-11-26
William Himphen26 14 2
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1906-10-04
William Himphen26 13 2
Gym Club, Dale Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W KO4/20
 W  
KO
4/20
  
Fight considered the defence of Cohen's claim for English 124lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001
1906-05-28
Pedlar Palmer39 11 4
Drill Hall, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
LDQ4/15
 L 
DQ
4/15
  
Cornishman - Thursday 31 May 1906
1906-04-09
122Joe Goodwin1264 5 2
South Yorkshire Olympic Boxing Club, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W DQ3/20
 W  
DQ
3/20
  
Result from the Nottingham Post.
1906-03-26
Pedlar Palmer38 11 3
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1906-03-23
Owen Moran31 5 1
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
LKO3/0
 L 
KO
3/0
  
1906-02-22
121Owen Moran11930 5 1
Liverpool Gym Club, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LKO4/20
 L 
KO
4/20
  
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Friday 23 February 1906
1905-11-13
122Pedlar Palmer12238 9 3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W KO6/20
 W  
KO
6/20
  
Cohen claims English 122 lbs title
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 14 November 1905
1905-09-25
Pedlar Palmer37 9 3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
1905-09-05
122Jack Tait1303 6 0
South Yorkshire Olympic Boxing Club, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO6/20
 W  
KO
6/20
  
Result and weights from the Yorkshire Post.
1905-05-22
121Tommy Burns1212 0 0
Norfolk Drill Hall, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
billed English 122lbs title
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 23 May 1905
1905-01-23
Joe Churchilldebut
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
Result from the Edinburgh Evening News.
1905-01-19
122Ted Ward1221 1 0
South Yorkshire Olympic Boxing Club, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO3/20
 W  
KO
3/20
  
Result from the Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer. Ward KO'd by a left hook in the third round.
1904-11-12
126Wally Morgan1262 2 2
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
Cohen claims English 126lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001
1904-06-21
Spike Robson6 2 0
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
LKO20/20
 L 
KO
20/20
  
Robson extended his claim for English 124lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001
1904-03-16
126Bill Parry126debut
Boulevard Football Ground, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
Hull Daily Mail
1904-03-14
Bill Lampshire13 5 0
Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
No first name given in Hull Daily Mail report--opponent could have been W Lampshire.
1904-03-07
George Dixon64 24 43
Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1904-02-08
Joe Fletcher5 0 0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
NND3/3
 N 
ND
3/3
  
1904-01-16
George Dixon63 23 41
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
LKO8/20
 L 
KO
8/20
  
Billed World 120 lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001
1903-12-07
119George Dixon11962 23 41
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
Dixon retained his claim for World 120 lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001
1903-10-12
'Young' Harry Paul50 26 10
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W RTD7/12
 W  
RTD
7/12
  
1903-09-19
Ted Moore18 8 1
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1903-05-23
Johnny Summers30 9 10
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1903-05-11
Johnny Summers30 9 9
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1903-03-25
122Bill Dexter1222 2 0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO2/15
 W  
KO
2/15
  
Result from the Yorkshire Post.
1903-03-03
Peter Todd2 2 1
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LDQ4/15
 L 
DQ
4/15
  
Cohen DQ,d when he struck Todd while he was down after flooring him in the fourth round. Cohen was way ahead on pts when he was DQ,d. Yorkshire Post.
1902-12-13
Johnny Summers19 7 3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
LKO2/6
 L 
KO
2/6
  
1902-12-08
'Young' Harry Paul46 26 7
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
LKO5/12
 L 
KO
5/12
  
1902-11-10
'Young' Harry Paul46 25 7
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1902-08-30
Digger Stanley18 1 1
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1902-02-03
Johnny Thomas7 17 1
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO10/15
 W  
KO
10/15
  
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 04 February 1902 .Bout made at 117lbs.
1901-12-30
116Wilfred Atkinson116debut
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO2/20
 W  
KO
2/20
  
According to the Hull Daily Mail this fight was for 60 pounds per side with a championship belt awarded to the winner--emblematic of the 8stone 4llb champion of Northern England.
1901-12-09
Bill Phalin2 1 0
Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
Reported in the Hull Daily Mail--no other details given.
1901-11-04
Darkey Carpenter1 1 0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
Carpenter floored five times in the fight, twice in the fourteenth round.--Cohen floored once in the twelfth. Result from the Yorkshire Post.
1901-10-14
Jack Tait2 5 0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
Result from the Yorkshire Post.
1901-07-29
108Jack Tait1082 4 0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
North 108 lbs Title
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Tuesday 30 July 1901
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Draw
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No Contest
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