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Mickey Russell

W L D
12 10 4
6 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 28
rounds 142
KOs 11%
 
global ID 13820
aliasThe Blond Tiger
born 1900-00-00
death date1933-08-30 / age 33
debut1916-07-25 / age 16
divisionbantamweight
residence
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
57 206 13 14 2

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1923-12-31
Bobby Tremainedebut
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
1923-09-26
Red Tendler17 8 10
Gayety Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
From the Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1923-04-04
Andy Kelly2 4 1
Gayety Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
From Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1922-11-08
Canute Rupio1 0 0
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-10-18
Young Calettodebut
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-10-04
Eddie Dusedebut
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-09-20
Eddie Sharpdebut
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1922-07-19
Jimmy Risso5 11 4
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-07-12
Eddie Garcia2 1 0
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-06-28
Frankie Vernondebut
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1922-06-21
Harry Carlson44 25 10
Association Club, San Francisco, California, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1922-02-08
Jimmy Tendler1 3 2
Gayety Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
From Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1921-12-21
Kid Julian3 4 3
Gayety Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
From the Baltimore American (Laurence Fielding).
1921-09-01
Joe Ryder9 6 2
NND10/10
 N 
ND
10/10
  
Correct Mickey Russell uncertain. Exact date in 1921 & location unknown. Source: IBRO Journal #78, p. 101.
1921-08-31
Al Leonard1 0 0
Folly Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
From the Baltimore American (Laurence Fielding).
1921-07-11
Tommy Lynch3 3 0
Palace of Joy, Coney Island, New York, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1921-07-06
Johnny Levine2 6 4
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1920-05-24
Eddie Fletcher0 3 0
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
From the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1920-05-05
Tommy Murray4 1 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
1920-04-16
Eddie Fletcher0 3 0
Schuetzen Park, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Bayonne Times (Herb Goldman).
1920-04-13
117Al Cook1190 1 0
Schuetzen Park, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
From the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1920-04-06
119Eddie Fletcher119½0 3 0
Schuetzen Park, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1920-02-19
115Jimmy Wilde106½127 1 1
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO7/8
 L 
TKO
7/8
  
time: 2:25   referee: Harry Ertle
The contract called for 116 pounds maximum and neither fighter weighed that much. No offical weights were announced and Wilde weighed in in street clothes.
1920-01-10
Battling Mack3 3 1
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
The Philadelphia Public Ledger gave it to Russell and the Inquirer had it as a draw.
1920-01-05
Johnny Maloney4 2 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Russell won the newspaper decision according to the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid) and the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
1919-12-25
Earl Puryear18 9 17
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
The Record, Inquirer, Public Ledger, all of Philadelphia, each reported Puryear as winner.
1919-12-20
Battling Harry Leonard8 0 0
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Russell from the Philadelphia Public Ledger. The (Philadelphia Inquirer called it a draw.
1919-11-27
Pete Herman44 8 8
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal.
1919-11-17
Johnny Buff5 0 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Buff asserted that he fought Russell a total of 7 times. Newspaper decision by Philadelphia Inquirer and the Philadelphia Public Ledger, both having Buff as winner.
1919-11-14
Harry Mansell0 1 0
Newport, Rhode Island, USA
W KO3/12
 W  
KO
3/12
  
Jersey Journal.
1919-10-30
Battling Mack3 3 1
Atlantic City S.C., Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1919-10-27
Frankie Conway5 5 1
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Russell from both the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala) and the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
1919-09-26
Terry Martin9 6 3
Newport, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1919-09-16
Johnny Buff5 0 0
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
DNWS8/8
 D 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1919-08-07
115Jockey Joe Dillon1103 2 0
Armory, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Date: Friday, August 8, 1919 Paper: Jersey Journal (Jersey City, NJ) Page: 9
1919-07-11
Jack Eile1 0 0
Bayonne Pavillion, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Jersey Journal.
1919-06-20
Smiling Ritchiedebut
Bayonne A.A., Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
Jersey Journal.
1919-06-17
Johnny Buff4 0 0
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
NND8/8
 N 
ND
8/8
  
1919-05-26
115Johnny Buff1134 0 0
Open-Air Arena, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1919-03-31
Johnny Buff3 0 0
Grand Theatre, Trenton, New Jersey, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision for Buff from Trenton Evening Times. Russell was down three times.
1919-02-17
114Johnny Buff1141 0 0
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
5th meeting between Russell and Buff, according to Jersey Journal, of the previous four Buff winning two, losing one and another being a draw.
Newspaper decision for Buff from Jersey Journal.
1919-01-13
112Battling Al Murray11415 5 1
Grand Theatre, Trenton, New Jersey, USA
LKO2/8
 L 
KO
2/8
  
1919-01-06
Johnny Buff1 0 0
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
DNWS8/8
 D 
NWS
8/8
  
A draw from Jersey Journal and New York Sun.
1918-12-23
Bobby Doyledebut
Trenton A.C., Trenton, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Trenton Evening Times.
1918-12-09
Johnny Buffdebut
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1918-11-14
Johnny Buffdebut
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision for Buff from Jersey Journal.
1918-10-05
Johnny Buffdebut
Spring A.C., West Hoboken, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision for Russell from Jersey Journal.
1918-09-22
Johnny Buffdebut
Armory A.A., Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
referee: Danny Sullivan
Jersey Journal.
1918-09-06
110Young Spencer1110 1 0
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Jersey Journal.
1918-08-19
Frankie Murphydebut
Armory A.A., Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
Jersey Journal.
1918-07-26
108Young Dundee1101 4 0
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
From the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1918-07-22
Joe Ryder5 1 0
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Trenton Evening Times.
1918-07-17
Young Dundee1 3 0
Spring A.C., West Hoboken, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
Jersey Journal.
1918-07-12
Johnny Moran5 12 0
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
From the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1918-07-04
Packey O'Gatty26 1 0
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LNWS4/4
 L 
NWS
4/4
  
From the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman). O'Gatty fought twice on this date.
1918-01-24
Packey O'Gatty21 1 0
New York, New York, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1916-07-25
Young Freddie Diggins10 6 1
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
LTKO5/6
 L 
TKO
5/6
  
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D
Draw
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No Contest
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