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Little Dado

W L D
72 6 11
22 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 89
rounds 711
KOs 24%
 
global ID 22
birth nameEleuterio Zapanta
born 1916-01-01
death date1965-07-07 / age 49
debut1936-05-02 / age 20
divisionflyweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 2″   /   157cm
reach
59″   /   150cm
residence
birth place
La Carlota City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
90 12 1 0 0

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1943-07-04
116¾David Kui Kong Young11849 9 7
Honolulu Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
World Bantamweight Title
As recognized by the Hawaiian Territorial Boxing Commission. Referee: Willie Whittle
1943-03-14
117½Quentin Hernandez119½3 8 2
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1942-12-05
Joho Shiroma11 6 4
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1942-11-08
Adolph Samuels0 14 4
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1941-12-05
116Joho Shiroma11511 5 4
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1941-08-11
115¾David Kui Kong Young11743 9 4
Honolulu Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1941-05-09
118½Nat Corum120½6 14 9
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Not fought on 07/08/41 as previously displayed. Corum had only four days to prepare for the bout.
1941-04-04
116¾David Kui Kong Young117½41 9 3
Honolulu Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
Dado was knocked down once. Bout was scored 5-3-2 in rounds for Young. Attendance: 12,000
1941-02-21
111¾Jackie Jurich110¾47 8 5
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
National Boxing Association World flyweight title
1941-01-24
115Tony Olivera117½36 2 8
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Hawaiian State Bantamweight Title
1940-11-29
112Kenny Lindsay1125 1 1
Watsonville, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
This was an overweight bout and title was not at stake.
1940-10-21
116Nat Corum1203 10 8
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1940-10-11
Rafael Ferrerdebut
Civic Auditorium, Watsonville, California, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1940-09-02
Olin Loy11 17 4
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 0:40   referee: Reggie Gilmore
1940-08-30
Nick De Posta2 2 0
Civic Auditorium, Watsonville, California, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
1940-08-13
117Nat Corum1213 9 7
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Toby Irwin
1940-07-30
116Jackie Jurich113¾42 8 4
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
referee: Jack Downey
Newspaper decision provided by the Oakland Tribune and San Jose News
Jurich was knocked down twice in the 3rd, and once in the 7th and 8th round.
1940-06-17
111Little Pancho111½92 12 22
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Downey
World Flyweight Title
California version.
1940-05-10
Henry Hook94 56 8
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
referee: Jack Kennedy
Hook was stopped on a cut right eye.
1940-04-24
115½Tony Olivera11732 1 7
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
World Bantamweight Title
California version.
1940-02-28
118Tony Olivera118¼32 1 6
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
1940-01-30
115Manuel Ortiz11520 9 0
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1940-01-12
116Horace Mann12119 12 6
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Jack McDonald
According to the Los Angeles Times, Mann quit after he claimed that Dado had thumbed him in the right eye.
1939-12-15
122Horace Mann12119 11 6
Civic Auditorium, Watsonville, California, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
referee: Toby Irwin
1939-11-28
115Henry Hook12192 53 8
Stockton, California, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:40
Hook was knocked down three times in the 2nd, and twice in the 3rd.
1939-11-17
115Henry Hook12092 52 8
Civic Auditorium, Watsonville, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1939-10-20
114Lou Salica11748 8 9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Kennedy
1939-09-22
113Jackie Jurich11338 6 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Kennedy
1939-08-23
115Jimmy Webster11716 5 1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1939-07-14
114Joey Rosenberg11313 6 5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:32   referee: Jack Kennedy
1939-07-07
112Tony Souza11235 26 19
Civic Auditorium, Watsonville, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1939-06-16
114½Lou Salica117½46 7 9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Abe Roth
1939-06-02
118Tommy Cobb11613 12 5
Civic Auditorium, Watsonville, California, USA
W TKO9/12
 W  
TKO
9/12
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
USA California State bantamweight title
Cobb was knocked down ten times.
1939-05-26
112Bobby Wright11712 29 3
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Benny Whitman
1939-03-01
112Lou Salica11644 7 8
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
1939-01-31
112Young Joe Roche11737 5 7
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
USA California State bantamweight title
1938-11-30
111Small Montana10975 11 9
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
American Flyweight Title
World Flyweight Title (California version)
1938-10-25
111Olin Loy1189 8 4
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
USA California State bantamweight title
1938-10-05
Donnie Maes10 9 3
Sacramento, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-09-20
114½Jimmy (Babe) McCusker11618 6 2
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
USA California State bantamweight title
1938-08-19
Olin Loy9 6 4
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-06-28
118Donnie Maes11810 8 3
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-05-18
116Young Joe Roche11535 1 3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-05-03
118½Horace Mann11715 7 5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:35   referee: Charley Randolph
1938-04-26
117Tony Ramirez19 21 6
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
referee: Charley Randolph
1938-03-23
115Donnie Maes1159 7 2
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
1938-03-02
115Jackie Jurich11334 1 2
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-01-18
114Little Caesar1166 12 2
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1938-01-01
114Horace Mann11615 5 4
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:26
1937-12-21
Tony Ramirez19 20 6
San Jose, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
Ramirez was down twice in the 2nd, and once in the 6th round.
1937-11-30
113Tommy Cobb1158 4 1
Stockton, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Toby Irwin
1937-10-14
115Joey Rosenberg1119 0 3
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1937-08-27
Small Montana68 10 7
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1937-07-16
Tommy Cobb5 3 1
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1937-06-19
Tommy Cobb5 2 1
Kauai, Hawaii, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
1937-06-04
113Jackie Jurich11429 0 1
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1937-04-09
Augie Curtis35 11 9
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-12-19
Little Pancho69 11 19
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LTD12/12
 L 
TD
12/12
  
IBRO 50.42, citing Manila Bulletin
1936-07-19
Little Pancho65 11 19
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1936-06-06
Little Pancho64 11 18
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1936-05-16
Little Pancho63 11 18
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1936-05-02
Yoichiro Hanada15 4 6
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-04-04
Small Doro0 3 0
Iloilo City, Iloilo, Philippines
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1936-02-29
Joe Brazil0 2 3
Iloilo City, Iloilo, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-12-23
Johnny Mortell0 2 0
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-12-09
Speedy Cabanela10 5 6
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-09-26
Speedy Cabanela10 4 6
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Dado won the Orient flyweight title from Cabanela
From the Manila Daily Bulletin.
1935-08-31
OK Cruzdebut
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-06-08
Augie Curtis34 9 8
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-05-04
Kid Pacana0 1 0
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-03-23
Kid Agustin0 1 0
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-03-02
Rocky Montanodebut
Cavite City, Cavite, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1935-01-19
James Eagledebut
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1934-12-29
Johnny Mortell0 1 0
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1934-12-01
Johnny Mortelldebut
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1934-11-10
Small Doro0 2 0
Osmena Park, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1934-10-03
Small Doro0 1 0
Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1934-08-18
Rush Medina0 4 1
Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1934-07-07
Rush Medina0 3 1
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1934-02-03
Dan Viranda0 1 1
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1934-01-20
Joe Brazildebut
Olympic Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1933-12-09
Rush Medina0 2 1
Olympic Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1933-11-11
Small Dorodebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-09-09
Tony Gorilladebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1933-07-01
Young Bagnogdebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1933-03-10
Pancho Vinia0 1 0
Cavite City, Cavite, Philippines
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-01-28
Max Morodebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1932-12-24
Pancho Viniadebut
Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1932-09-03
David Dencio1 0 0
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1932-08-24
Frankie Libradodebut
Philippines
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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