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Joe Youngs

W L D
10 13 16
7 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


bouts 40
rounds 456
KOs 15%
 
global ID 11009
born 1870-03-30
death date1948-08-03 / age 78
debut1896-06-15 / age 26
divisionlightweight
residence
Buffalo, New York, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
46 25 1 3 2

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1916-01-04
Young Maxwelldebut
Albany, New York, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Buffalo Enquirer
1906-07-04
Tommy Leahy1 1 2
Naud Junction Pavilion, Los Angeles, California, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1906-04-20
Blink McCloskey15 12 11
Sharkey A.C., New York, New York, USA
DNWS4/4
 D 
NWS
4/4
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Item.
1906-04-05
Ambrose McGarry1 1 0
New York, New York, USA
LNWS3/3
 L 
NWS
3/3
  
As Joe Young (Philadelphia Inquirer May 13, 1906).
1906-03-23
Kid Stein21 12 5
Sharkey A.C., New York, New York, USA
LNWS3/3
 L 
NWS
3/3
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Item.
1906-03-19
Kid Stein20 12 5
Navarre A.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS3/3
 W  
NWS
3/3
  
Washington Times 3/20/1906
1906-03-17
Willie Lewis15 2 2
Metropolitan A.C., New York, New York, USA
LTKO3/3
 L 
TKO
3/3
  
1905-03-03
Eugene Bezenah27 16 32
Riverview A.C., Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
LKO1/0
 L 
KO
1/0
  
Cincinnati Post.
1905-01-24
145Owen Ziegler14540 23 20
Nonpareil A.C., Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, USA
LKO9/15
 L 
KO
9/15
  
referee: Dar Braden
1904-10-17
Cy Flynn11 2 2
Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
1904-09-10
Joe McCarthy1 0 0
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
DNWS6/6
 D 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Item was a draw.
1903-10-21
Mike Ward15 0 4
Port Huron, Michigan, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1903-05-06
Harry Lemons22 13 12
Nonpareil A.C., Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO6/15
 W  
KO
6/15
  
Results from The Beaver Times.
1903-03-04
Lawrence Lutz14 4 7
Nonpareil A.C., Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Dar Braden
Results from the Pittsburgh Press.
1902-08-21
Eddie Kennedy26 3 6
Opera House, Kittanning, Pennsylvania, USA
LKO5/0
 L 
KO
5/0
  
referee: Samuel Jessop
1901-12-30
Joe Gans101 7 13
Washington S.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO4/6
 L 
TKO
4/6
  
referee: William H. Rocap
Youngs quit in the middle of the round, with both of his eyes almost closed.
1901-09-21
George Young Gibbs8 0 0
People's Theater, Ashtabula, Ohio, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1901-01-14
George Young Gibbs6 0 0
Mahoning A.C., Youngstown, Ohio, USA
LKO20/20
 L 
KO
20/20
  
Tuesday, January 15, 1901 Paper: Cleveland Leader (Cleveland, OH)
1900-11-02
Bob Watkins3 1 0
Colorado A.C., Denver, Colorado, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-10-05
Joe Gans85 6 12
Colorado A.A., Denver, Colorado, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1900-09-07
Alec Johnson1 1 1
Colorado A.C., Denver, Colorado, USA
NND5/5
 N 
ND
5/5
  
Second of two fights for Youngs on the same card
Exact outcome not reported, Johnson stayed the limit
1900-09-07
Kid Metzgerdebut
Colorado A.C., Denver, Colorado, USA
W KO3/5
 W  
KO
3/5
  
First of two fights for Youngs on the same card
1900-04-06
Joe Reptie1 1 1
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
W TKO10/20
 W  
TKO
10/20
  
Buffalo Courier
1900-03-05
Jimmy Murray2 10 6
Hot Springs A.C., Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
1900-01-22
Tom Couhig7 0 1
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
W DQ6/20
 W  
DQ
6/20
  
referee: Walter C Kelly
1899-11-04
Spike Sullivan29 1 4
Greenwood A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LKO20/0
 L 
KO
20/0
  
1899-05-29
Eddie Burns6 1 1
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
1899-05-01
Eddie Burns5 1 1
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Jack Lysaght
1899-02-25
Andy Ward1 0 0
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
W RTD14/0
 W  
RTD
14/0
  
Results from the Philadelphia Record. Ward broke his hand in the 9th round.
1899-01-23
Eugene Bezenah11 5 15
People's Theater, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Charley Burns
Cincinnati Enquirer.
1898-12-29
Eugene Bezenah11 5 13
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
Results from the Pittsburgh Press. It was a hard-fought bout, with both men being floored twice during the fight.
1898-12-19
138Tommy White12828 5 21
Fort Dearborn A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Malachy Hogan
1898-08-29
Eugene Bezenah10 4 11
People's A.C., Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
Each fighter scored two knockdowns.
1898-06-27
Hymie Goldstein5 4 8
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS25/25
 D 
PTS
25/25
  
referee: Jack Sheehan
1898-03-01
Billy Moore5 2 3
Rienzi A.C., Rochester, New York, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Tom Dixon
1897-12-27
127Joe Hopkins12710 7 8
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS17/20
 D 
PTS
17/20
  
referee: Walter C Kelly
Results from the Syracuse Daily Journal. It was agreed beforehand that if the Police intervened that the decision would be given to the better man. The police intervened in the 17th round and the referee's draw decision was poorly received. Hopkins was better.
1897-09-27
Jimmy Casey0 1 0
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1897-07-07
Hymie Goldstein5 3 3
Olympic A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS25/25
 D 
PTS
25/25
  
referee: Walter C Kelly
1897-05-29
Tommy Hogan3 0 2
National S.C., New York, New York, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1897-03-27
Marty McCue9 6 4
National A.C., New York, New York, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1897-02-20
Yock Henniger4 4 4
New York A.C., New York, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1897-01-28
Tommy Dixon17 0 5
Rochester, New York, USA
DPTS14/14
 D 
PTS
14/14
  
1897-01-18
Tommy Dixon17 0 4
Empire A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Hernan Doescher
"The Buffalo lad is less than 17 years of age and new to the game"- Buffalo Courier
1896-06-15
Frankie McMay1 0 0
Alhambra, Syracuse, New York, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
Referee Hughes.
1896-04-09
110Tommy Ryan110debut
Empire A.C., Buffalo, New York, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1896-03-27
John Ryandebut
Empire AC,Lyceum Theatre, Buffalo, New York, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
Buffalo Courier
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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