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Young McGovern

W L D
5 5 0
3 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 10 rating
rounds 41 ranking
KOs 8%
 
global ID 450283
birth nameJohn Harrington
debut1914-03-27
divisionfeatherweight
residence
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
40 186 14 11 5

Career Record

40 total bouts, view in calendar
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S/P
Scheduled/Pending
Date lbs opponent
op. record 
lbs
result 
rounds location
Joe Lewisdebut
 W  
KO1/4
Riverview Park, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
From Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
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130Mickey Diamond
19
14
8
135
 L 
TKO5/6
Manayunk A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
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Benny Pascal
3
0
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Adelphia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
(Philadelphia Inquirer)
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Billy Mahoney
0
2
0
 W  
NWS8/8
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Inquirer.
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Sammy Novia
2
0
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Joe Dario
2
0
0
 L 
TKO3/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From Philadelphia newspapers.
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Johnny Dugan
4
3
0
 D 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from Philadelphia newspapers.
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Al Zaney
1
1
0
 D 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Zaney was billed as "Pat Zeaney," but taken to be the same as Al Zaney. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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Bobby Wilson
4
0
0
 L 
KO2/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
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Pat Deeney
2
0
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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Pat Murphydebut
 W  
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Ping Bodie
9
12
3
 W  
NWS8/8
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Two Philadelphia newspapers (Public Ledger and the Inquirer had it as a draw.
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Buddy Dailendebut
 L 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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Bobby McLeod
1
1
0
 L 
NWS8/8
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Inquirer.
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Young Tommy Langdon
0
1
0
 W  
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger and the Philadelphia Inquirer.
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Ping Bodie
8
12
3
 D 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
The Philadelphia Inquirer favored Bodie, and the Public Ledger thought that McGovern won.
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Young Tommy Langdon
0
1
0
 W  
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
McGovern won the newspaper decision according to both the Inquirer and the Public Ledger.
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Joe Scullydebut
 W  
NWS6/6
Germantown A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Patsy Donovan
5
1
0
 W  
KO2/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Johnny Dugan
4
2
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Inquirer.
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Harry Lane
3
1
2
 D 
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Inquirer.
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Johnny Rigneydebut
 W  
DQ3/6
Disston Ballpark, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From Philadelphia newspapers.
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Billy Rhodesdebut
 W  
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
McGovern won the newspaper verdict from Philadelphia newspapers.
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Charlie Beecher
2
0
0
 L 
KO2/0
Perth Amboy A.C., Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA
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Memphis Pal Moore
53
7
14
 L 
PTS12/12
Albaugh Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Moore defends his claim as World Bantamweight champion
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Battling Al Murray
14
3
1
 W  
NWS6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of McGovern from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Baltimore Dundee
6
0
2
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
McGovern won the "newspaper decision. (Philadelphia Inquirer) The Philadelphia Public Ledger also had Young McGovern as the winner.
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Little Bear
0
0
1
 W  
TKO5/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Result from the Philadelphia Record and the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Young Medway
1
2
0
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of McGovern is from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Little Beardebut
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Young Freddie Diggins
11
7
1
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
McGovern won the newspaper decision, as given in the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Young Freddie Diggins
11
6
1
 W  
UD6/6
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
McGovern won the newspaper decision from both the Philadelphia Record and the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Joe Tuber
6
0
0
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of McGovern according to the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Johnny Ertle
14
1
1
 L 
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision to Ertle according to the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Bobby McLeod
0
1
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Nonpareil A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of McLeod from the Philadelphia Record and from the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Joe Tuber
5
0
0
 D 
NWS6/6
Douglas A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
The Philadelphia Record considered that McGovern deserved the newspaper decision. The Philadelphia Public Ledger regarded Tuber as the winner.
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Young Jack Toland
2
0
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Fairhill A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of Toland from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Willie Kanedebut
 L 
NWS6/6
Nonpareil A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala) in favor of Kane.
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Young Zulu Kid
5
1
0
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of McGovern from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Eddie Cavanaugh
3
2
0
 L 
NWS6/6
Kensington A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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