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Jewey Smith

W L D
28 21 3
9 KOs 11 KOs
last 6


bouts 54
rounds 408
KOs 15%
 
global ID 39813
birth nameJoseph Smith
born 1884-01-07
debut1908-03-21 / age 24
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 8½″   /   174cm
residence
Aldgate, London, United Kingdom
birth place
Spitalfields, London, United Kingdom

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
59 50 3 2 0

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1915-01-30
185Charley Alberts165debut
Irving A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
Weights and fight result reported in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle--this appears to be a new result for Smith. Alberts subbed for the Zulu Kid who was not allowed to fight because of a badly cut lip. As Jewey Smith of England.
1913-12-05
Iron Hague19 7 1
Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
1913-10-25
Zulu Kid11 1 0
Irving A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1913-10-15
Gunner Trix0 1 0
London, United Kingdom
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1913-04-03
183Sam Citron1762 0 0
Atlantic Garden A.C., New York, New York, USA
LTKO3/10
 L 
TKO
3/10
  
1912-07-01
Tom Cowler18 3 1
Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LKO9/0
 L 
KO
9/0
  
1912-04-06
George Rodel9 3 0
Premierland, Whitechapel, London, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1912-03-16
Fred Storbeck3 3 0
The Ring, Blackfriars Road, Southwark, London, United Kingdom
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
Reported in the Dundee Courier.
1912-03-02
Kid Jackson5 1 0
Wonderland, Paris, Paris, France
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Catch weights
1911-12-28
Jim Stewart16 4 1
Keystone A.C., Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
Stopped by police intervention. This fight was scheduled to go to an official decision.
1911-12-07
Joe Jeannette30 7 5
Fordham A.C, New York, New York, USA
LKO3/0
 L 
KO
3/0
  
1911-12-01
Jack Fitzgerald15 5 2
Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Item.
1911-11-23
Tom Overby3 4 1
Keystone A.C., Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
An official referee's decision of a draw from the Allentown Democrat--Overby suffered a broken jaw in the second round, but fought on for the whole ten rounds.
1911-10-13
Ralph Calloway5 7 4
Star A.C., Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Not clear if this was an official decision or a newspaper decision. Scranton did have official decisions at this time. Report from the Scranton Republican.
1911-09-19
Jim Barry20 11 3
20th Century A.C., New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
This was a newspaper win for Barry per The New York Tribune.
1911-09-12
Andy Morris12 8 4
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle and Philadelphia Record. New York Times had the fight even.
1911-08-16
Soldier Delaney1 1 0
Hotel Princess, Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
From New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1911-07-13
Porky Dan Flynn20 5 5
National S.C., New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1911-05-01
Young Jack Johnsondebut
Mexborough Skating Rink, Mexborough, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
Result from The Sheffield Daily Telegraph--as Young Johnson in the fight write-up. Not sure if this is the correct Johnson. Johnson floored by a left hook in the second round--he was up at seven and was never in serious trouble thereafter.
1911-04-03
Alf Langford3 0 0
Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
This appears to be the correct date and location.
1911-03-18
Ben Taylor24 17 4
Collins Music Hall, Islington, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1911-02-11
Harry Croxon4 3 0
London, United Kingdom
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1911-01-23
Battling Jim Johnson6 1 2
London, United Kingdom
LTKO11/20
 L 
TKO
11/20
  
"Smith twisted his arm and was obliged to withdraw." (The Anaconda Standard) Smith quit on his stool after round 11, complaining of an arm injury. (Halifax Chronicle)
1910-12-28
George Gunther5 8 3
Salle d l Elysse-Montmartre, Paris, Paris, France
LKO7/15
 L 
KO
7/15
  
1910-12-05
Iron Hague15 5 1
Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
BBBofC British heavyweight title
1910-10-30
'P/O' Matthew 'Nutty' Curran18 4 1
Cosmopolitan Gymnasium, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
LKO3/20
 L 
KO
3/20
  
Billed: British Heavyweight title
1910-09-26
'P/O' Matthew 'Nutty' Curran18 4 1
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
NNC7/20
 N 
NC
7/20
  
referee: Mr Humphreys
Billed: British Heavyweight title. Both men disqualified fo 'Hitting in the clinches'
1910-09-01
Gunner Trixdebut
London, United Kingdom
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
Exact date not known at this time, but very close.
1910-08-20
Jim Maher2 4 0
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1910-07-09
Private W Smithdebut
London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1910-06-18
Corporal Brown1 0 0
The Ring, Blackfriars Road, Southwark, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1910-04-25
Fred Drummond1 10 1
The Kings Hall, Blackfriars, London, United Kingdom
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1910-02-21
Iron Hague13 3 1
Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
BBBofC British heavyweight title
Smith did win the fight--reported in The Hull Daily Mail and The Sheffield Daily Telegraph. Not reported as a title fight.
1910-01-22
Jim Maher1 4 0
London, United Kingdom
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1910-01-15
Willie Lewis45 5 2
Wonderland, Paris, Paris, France
LKO4/0
 L 
KO
4/0
  
1909-12-18
Harry Sherring1 8 3
Judaens AC, St George's, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Result from Ibro Journal #66--researched by Jan Skotnicki
1909-11-20
Cyclone Warrendebut
London, United Kingdom
NND4/4
 N 
ND
4/4
  
No result to date.
1909-11-06
Jim Stewart11 1 0
Wonderland, Paris, Paris, France
LKO6/15
 L 
KO
6/15
  
Stewart outboxed the smaller Smith for five rounds and put him down for the full count in the sixth.
1909-10-23
Jack Scales37 19 4
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
Result from Ibro Journal #66--researched by Jan Skotnicki
1909-08-14
Jim Maher1 1 0
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
This was a knockout in the first round--not a pts win in six per Ibro Journal #66--researched by Jan Skotnicki
1909-07-31
Mike Crawley3 10 2
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Result from Ibro Journal #66--researched by Jan Skotnicki
1909-07-13
Herbert Hall0 4 0
London, United Kingdom
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1909-06-12
Fred Drummond1 4 0
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1909-05-01
Harry Sherring1 6 3
London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1909-04-10
Willie Lewis35 5 2
Paris, France
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Correct location from Ibro #66.
1909-03-27
Willie Lewis33 5 2
Wonderland, Paris, Paris, France
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Correct location from Ibro #66--Jan Skotnicki.
1909-02-13
Trooper Cooke0 3 0
London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1909-01-30
Trooper Cooke0 2 0
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1909-01-16
Fred Drummond1 2 0
London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1909-01-02
Jack Scales36 17 3
London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
Correct location from Ibro #66 (Jan Skotnicki)
1908-12-21
Billy Richardsdebut
London, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1908-11-14
Jack Scales34 16 3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1908-08-29
Jack Scales33 16 3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1908-06-13
Jack Scales32 16 2
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1908-05-23
Sam McVea17 4 0
Porte Maillot, Paris, Paris, France
LKO3/20
 L 
KO
3/20
  
1908-04-27
Charlie Allum14 15 6
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United Kingdom
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1908-04-18
187½Tommy Burns176¼38 2 8
Neuilly Bowling Palace, Paris, Paris, France
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
referee: Dr. Phelan
World Heavyweight title
Western Times - Monday 20 April 1908
1908-04-04
Simon Broadbenddebut
London, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1908-03-21
Mike Crawley3 8 2
London, United Kingdom
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
Smith had a number of fights which still have not been documented--this was not his pro debut.
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Draw
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No Contest
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