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Merv Darky Blandon

W L D
51 8 8
16 KOs 0 KOs
last 6


bouts 68
rounds 713
KOs 24%
 
global ID 48253
born 1912-06-09
death date1939-00-00 / age 26
debut1931-06-30 / age 19
divisionfeatherweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 2″   /   157cm
residence
Australia
birth place
Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1936-04-29
126Bub Anderson125½25 17 9
Carlton Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO7/15
 W  
TKO
7/15
  
Australian featherweight title
The Sydney Morning Herald Thursday 30 April 1936
1936-03-28
Spider Roach62 26 9
Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1936-03-21
123½Mickey Miller12652 16 6
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Pat Hill
The Courier-Mail ,Brisbane, Qld Monday 23 March 1936
1936-03-04
125½Spider Roach12462 25 9
Carlton Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W KO6/15
 W  
KO
6/15
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Thursday 5 March 1936
1935-10-23
125¾Billy Carr12825 8 6
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Jack Haines
The Sydney Morning Herald October 24, 1935
1935-08-21
124Billy Carr12625 7 6
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald August 22, 1935
1935-07-24
124½Mickey Miller124½50 14 3
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Jack Haines
The Sydney Morning Herald July 25, 1935
1935-05-29
123½Joe Hall12658 12 4
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Jack Haines
Australian featherweight title
The Sydney Morning Herald May 30, 1935
1935-05-15
125¼Ron Leonard123¼16 21 9
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO10/15
 W  
TKO
10/15
  
referee: Jack Haines
The Sydney Morning Herald May 16, 1935
1935-05-08
122Spider Roach121½55 22 8
Theatre Royal, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
The Sydney Morning Herald May 9, 1935
1935-04-27
Mick Dooley24 7 8
Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO10/12
 W  
TKO
10/12
  
referee: Joe Cluff
1935-03-25
123¾Phil Zwick125¾49 19 2
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald March 26,1935
1935-01-14
125¼Vernon Cormier125¾57 21 4
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald January 15, 1935
1934-12-08
123Billy McAnally125¾12 11 0
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Pat Hill
The Courier-Mail Brisbane December 10, 1934
1934-11-26
123Mickey Miller12037 11 3
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald November 27,1934
1934-10-22
126Claude Varner12536 18 11
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald October 23,1934
1934-09-29
124½Billy McAnally125½12 10 0
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
The Courier-Mail Brisbane October 1, 1934
1934-09-17
124½Phineas John12595 39 20
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W RTD10/15
 W  
RTD
10/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Mornging Herald September 18, 1934
1934-06-25
117Star Frisco116¼37 10 9
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald June 26, 1934
1934-06-18
116¼Star Frisco11736 10 9
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald June 19, 1934
1934-05-05
117½Star Frisco116½36 9 9
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Bill Lang
The Argus,Melbourne May 7, 1934
1934-04-23
117½Speedy Dado116½86 20 14
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald April 24 1934
1934-04-09
118Star Frisco115½35 8 9
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Bill Lang
The Argus,Melbourne April 10, 1934
1934-03-12
117½Speedy Dado11886 19 14
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald March 13, 1934
1934-01-31
114¾Dal Costa11615 5 1
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W KO8/15
 W  
KO
8/15
  
Australian bantamweight title
The Sydney Morning Herald February 1, 1934
1934-01-17
121Ron Leonard11813 16 7
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald, January 18, 1934
1933-12-06
114¼Young Eagle116¾23 9 1
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO6/15
 W  
TKO
6/15
  
Australian bantamweight title
The Sydney Morning Herald 7 December 1933
1933-11-22
115¾Pat Craig117¾34 12 4
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO10/15
 W  
TKO
10/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
Australian bantamweight title
The Sydney Morning Herald Thursday 23 November 1933
1933-11-08
Pat Craig34 10 4
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W KO12/15
 W  
KO
12/15
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Friday 10 November 1933
1933-10-27
116Billy Murphy12120 5 2
Balmain Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Saturday 28 October 1933
1933-10-04
118Spider Roach11839 16 7
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Thursday 5 October 1933
1933-09-19
119Billy Carr12318 3 5
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 20 September 1933
1933-08-01
119Teddy Moroney12741 9 4
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 2 August 1933
1933-06-03
Billy Carr14 2 5
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Monday 5 June 1933
1933-04-29
Billy Carr14 2 4
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1933-04-01
Billy Carr13 2 4
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1933-03-01
Ern Evans33 3 2
Kewpie Stadium, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1933-02-21
118Reg Ferris1186 5 2
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 22 February 1933
1933-02-04
Dobbie Wilson31 6 5
Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1933-01-28
Joe (Tiger) Connell1 16 0
Kewpie Stadium, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1932-12-13
123Jackie McDonald12433 8 1
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO12/12
 W  
TKO
12/12
  
referee: Yank Pearl
Injured hand stoppage.
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 14 December 1932 P 20
1932-11-18
Harry Mack24 13 5
Garden Stadium, Kurri Kurri, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Saturday 19 November 1932P 17
1932-10-08
Harry Mack24 13 4
Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
The Referee October 12, 1932
1932-08-23
124Herman (Young) Gildo12329 13 4
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Yank Pearl
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 24 August 1932 P 16
1932-07-23
Tracker Robinson1 1 0
Shire Hall, Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
NNC6/12
 N 
NC
6/12
  
The Referee July 27, 1932
1932-07-12
123Herman (Young) Gildo12028 12 4
Leichhardt Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Yank Pearl
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 13 July 1932 p 16
1932-06-04
Billy (Young) McAllister63 24 3
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W KO11/11
 W  
KO
11/11
  
The Referee June 8, 1932
1932-05-07
Harry Mack24 12 4
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
The Referee May 11, 1932
1932-04-09
Spider Roach14 3 4
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
The Referee April 13, 1932
1932-03-19
Spider Roach14 1 4
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
The Referee March 23, 1932
1932-03-12
Norm Fosterdebut
Capitol Theatre, Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
The Referee March 16, 1932
1932-03-01
Spider Roach13 1 3
Theatre Royal, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 2 March 1932 P 18
1932-02-01
Young Eagle13 4 1
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1932-01-05
Young Mawson8 9 0
Theatre Royal, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1931-12-22
Jack Bohm0 1 0
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1931-12-01
Jimmy Leonard11 10 0
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1931-11-24
122Jack Bohm132debut
Tamworth Town Hall, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
The Referee December 2, 1931
1931-11-03
Spider Roach9 0 2
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1931-10-06
Young Lewisdebut
Theatre Royal, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
1931-09-29
W Williamsdebut
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1931-09-01
Norm McDermott26 6 8
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1931-08-18
Norman Roy13 9 9
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1931-08-11
Dick Rogers0 1 0
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1931-08-04
Ted Roberts2 1 1
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1931-07-28
Vic Speddingdebut
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1931-07-14
Spider Roach5 0 2
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1931-07-07
Jack Richardsdebut
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1931-06-30
Bushy Clarke3 4 0
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
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