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Star Frisco

W L D
57 27 16
18 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 100
rounds 778
KOs 18%
 
global ID 49848
birth nameFrancisco Yaba
born 1911-11-03
debut1932-02-09 / age 20
divisionbantamweight
residence
Los Angeles, California, USA
birth place
Philippines

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1940-05-10
119¼Ventura Marquez125¾42 19 10
Happy World Arena, Singapore
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1940-02-16
121½Ventura Marquez125¾42 18 10
Happy World Arena, Singapore
W KO6/12
 W  
KO
6/12
  
1939-04-01
Black Joedebut
Iloilo City, Iloilo, Philippines
LTKO2/0
 L 
TKO
2/0
  
1939-03-18
Speedy Cabanela17 10 10
Iloilo City, Iloilo, Philippines
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Cabanela won the Orient bantamweight title
From the Manila Daily Bulletin. This fight did not occur in Manila, as shown here previously.
1939-02-04
Rush Dalma18 6 6
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1938-12-29
Speedy Cabanela17 10 9
San Lazaro Hippodrome, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
Frisco retained the Orient bantamweight title
rom the Manila Daily Bulletin, in which it was stated that Cabanela strongly deserved the decision.
1938-11-05
121¾Billy Fundess127¾18 2 8
Greater Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald Monday 7 November 1938 P 15
1938-10-22
123½Harry Cohen123¾16 2 2
Greater Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald Monday 24 October 1938 P 17
1938-10-01
122½Joe Kerwick117½16 9 8
Greater Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 5 October 1938 P 19
1938-09-17
117½Roy Underwood116¾16 15 4
Greater Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
LDQ5/12
 L 
DQ
5/12
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald Monday 19 September P 17
1938-08-27
116Mickey Miller117½75 26 8
Greater Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W DQ6/15
 W  
DQ
6/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
Recognized in Australia only as being for the World Bantamweight title
The Sydney Morning Herald Monday 29 August 1938 P 16
1938-03-26
Young Dumaguilas9 5 4
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-03-05
Young Dumaguilas8 5 4
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1937-10-02
Jimmy Uchida2 12 3
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W TKO7/0
 W  
TKO
7/0
  
1937-07-30
117Adolph Samuels1200 1 0
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1937-05-14
114Jackie Jurich11528 0 1
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1937-03-26
Adolph Samuelsdebut
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1937-02-02
Horace Mann9 3 3
Stockton, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1937-01-01
115Jackie Jurich111½24 0 1
San Jose, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1936-12-15
114½Jackie Jurich11224 0 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1936-12-11
Nino Perez26 9 2
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1936-11-20
113½Small Montana11066 7 7
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-11-13
Lucius Fleet14 3 1
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-10-23
Freddie Encinas18 11 10
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1936-10-20
117Tommy Cobb1183 0 0
San Jose, California, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1936-10-06
118Tony Ramirez18 16 6
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
Frisco's opponent was listed as "Mickey Mouse Romero."
1936-09-22
Chico Hernandez3 0 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-09-07
Bobby Leyvas15 3 1
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Larry McGrath
1936-08-18
Frankie Castillo23 8 5
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-07-21
126Young Sport2424 22 7
Stockton, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1936-06-06
Umio Gen10 4 2
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1936-04-25
Speedy Cabanela10 6 6
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-01-04
Joe Mendiola56 29 24
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LTKO7/0
 L 
TKO
7/0
  
1935-12-14
Joe Mendiola55 29 24
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LTKO7/0
 L 
TKO
7/0
  
1935-10-19
Little Pancho59 9 17
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1935-08-24
Jose Villanueva1 1 1
Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, Philippines
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1935-08-17
Joe Eagle7 5 0
Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, Philippines
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1935-03-31
Augie Curtis34 8 8
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1935-03-16
Lew Farber34 23 8
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Correct date, number of rounds, and location from the Chicago Tribune.
1934-12-29
Little Pancho53 9 15
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1934-12-01
Cris Pineda18 14 5
Rizal Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1934-11-10
Young Dumaguilas6 2 3
Osmena Park, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1934-08-13
117Mickey Miller11734 10 3
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald August 15, 1934
1934-06-25
116¼Merv Darky Blandon11737 7 4
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald June 26, 1934
1934-06-18
117Merv Darky Blandon116¼37 6 4
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald June 19, 1934
1934-05-05
116½Merv Darky Blandon117½36 6 4
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Bill Lang
The Argus,Melbourne May 7, 1934
1934-04-16
115½Billy Murphy119½20 10 2
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W TKO12/15
 W  
TKO
12/15
  
referee: Bill Lang
The Argus,Melbourne April 17, 1934
1934-04-09
115½Merv Darky Blandon11834 6 4
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Bill Lang
The Argus,Melbourne April 10, 1934
1934-02-26
115Ron Leonard114¼13 17 7
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald February 27, 1934
1934-01-11
112Ernie Jurado1128 4 3
Stockton, California, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
time: 1:03
1934-01-01
111Chato Laredo11234 29 8
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1933-12-18
Judy Zuniga14 6 1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO5/6
 W  
KO
5/6
  
referee: James J. Jeffries
Zuniga announced his retirement after the fight.
1933-12-07
114Billy McLeod11813 9 12
Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Downey
1933-11-23
Chato Laredo34 28 5
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
USA California State flyweight title
1933-10-31
114Joe Tei Ken11733 8 11
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-10-24
114Judy Zuniga11713 3 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-10-03
114Jackie Wattenberger11621 8 5
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1933-09-08
Peppy Sanchez30 13 9
Bakersfield Arena, Bakersfield, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1933-08-11
Joe Tei Ken32 7 11
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W DQ9/10
 W  
DQ
9/10
  
referee: Charley Randolph
Tei Ken was disqualified for excessive low blows. Frisco was knocked down for a no-count in the 1st round. Los Angeles Times
1933-07-18
114Peppy Sanchez11528 12 8
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-07-03
Billy McLeod11 7 11
Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-06-16
Rodolfo Teglia6 13 2
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Note- Frisco was a stablemate of Speedy Dado.
1933-05-19
Thomas Zaguela1 0 0
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Note- This bout was close.
1933-05-02
Augie Curtis25 3 4
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1933-04-21
Joe Tei Ken28 5 10
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1933-03-31
Peppy Sanchez23 11 6
Ventura A.C., Ventura, California, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1933-03-24
Speedy Espita9 6 3
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-03-10
Speedy Espita9 5 3
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
time: 1:45
1933-03-03
Young Sport19 13 2
Ventura A.C., Ventura, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-02-10
114Rex Reese1137 3 4
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1933-01-31
113Sammy Goldman1136 11 6
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1932-12-30
Baby Palmore29 8 6
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1932-12-02
Augie Curtis21 2 4
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1932-11-10
116Peppy Sanchez11521 8 6
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1932-09-27
118Mickey Gill117½43 35 20
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1932-09-16
Billy McLeod9 2 8
Stockton, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1932-08-11
Billy McLeod9 1 8
Watsonville, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-07-25
Joe Tei Ken22 0 9
Wrigley Field, Los Angeles, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1932-06-22
Eddie Ceresole13 0 0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1932-06-16
111Rodolfo Teglia1155 8 1
Sacramento, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-05-26
Augie Curtis20 1 3
Sacramento, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-04-15
Peppy Sanchez16 6 5
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-03-15
Augie Curtis18 1 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1932-02-25
Peppy Sanchez16 5 4
Orange Belt A.C., San Bernardino, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-02-16
112Tuffy Pierpont1137 0 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
referee: Abe Roth
Pierpont was stopped due to a cut under his left eye.
1932-02-09
112Augie Curtis11218 1 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-12-09
Hideo Kikuta1 0 0
Tokyo, JapanW KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1931-11-21
Takeo Tsuyamadebut
Tokyo, JapanW KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 2:17
1931-11-03
Iko Akashidebut
Tokyo, JapanW TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1931-10-16
Shuji Takami2 4 2
Tokyo, JapanW KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1931-10-05
Hideo Kikutadebut
Tokyo, JapanLDQ2/6
 L 
DQ
2/6
  
1931-09-23
Shuji Takami2 3 2
Tokyo, JapanW KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1931-08-26
Tayabas Boydebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1931-08-01
Fighting Yongsondebut
Cavite City, Cavite, Philippines
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1931-07-18
Dan Viranda0 1 0
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1930-12-13
Speed Patrodebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1930-09-06
Dan Virandadebut
Olympic Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1930-03-01
Kid Democrita0 0 1
Olympic Stadium, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1930-01-18
Kid Democritadebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1929-12-28
Al Aguirredebut
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
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Loss
D
Draw
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No Contest
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Scheduled/Pending
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