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Willie Devore

W L D
2 7 0
2 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 10
rounds 61
KOs 5%
 
global ID 53884
born 1896-09-29
death date1968-03-15 / age 71
debut1916-01-25 / age 19
divisionfeatherweight
residence
Akron, Ohio, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
44 327 17 14 3

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1923-02-07
Mickey O'Dowd3 4 1
Muncie, Indiana, USA
LKO2/10
 L 
KO
2/10
  
Date: Thursday, February 8, 1923 Paper: Evansville Courier and Press (Evansville, IN) Page: 9
1923-02-05
Tony Carcifero0 1 0
Weller Theater, Zanesville, Ohio, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram
1923-01-26
Cuddy DeMarco2 1 0
New-Ken Gardens, New Kensington, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
From the Pittsburgh Post.
1922-12-04
Tony Ross3 2 0
Opera House, Barberton, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1922-11-10
Mickey Santrydebut
Sharon, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Coshocton Tribune
1922-10-31
Cyclone Villa14 3 2
Akron, Ohio, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
New Castle News
1922-09-20
Red McDonald8 1 1
Bucyrus, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Mansfield News
1922-04-07
Jake Gross125¾11 0 1
Memorial Hall, Lima, Ohio, USA
LKO2/10
 L 
KO
2/10
  
1921-12-16
Neal Brogan4 1 0
Canton Auditorium, Canton, Ohio, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Massillon Evening Independent
1921-11-04
Neal Brogan4 1 0
Canton Auditorium, Canton, Ohio, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Massillon Evening Independent
1921-05-30
Charlie Beecher11 2 0
Akron, Ohio, USA
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
This could be a newspaper decision--New York Times had Beecher winning.
1921-04-14
Alex Hart6 0 0
Lorain, Ohio, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram
1921-04-04
Goo Stewart5 3 1
Wheeling, West Virginia, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
From the Pittsburgh Post.
1921-03-07
Dick Loadman19 16 7
Canton Auditorium, Canton, Ohio, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Massillon Evening Independent
1921-02-11
Chalky Wimler6 2 1
Gym Club, Dayton, Ohio, USA
DNWS12/12
 D 
NWS
12/12
  
Devore and Wimler "boxed 12 uninteresting rounds to a draw." (Chronicle Telegram)
1921-01-25
Eddie Atlas1 0 1
Akron, Ohio, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
Atlas won the newspaper decision. (Newark Advocate)
1921-01-01
Eddie Atlas1 0 1
Canton Auditorium, Canton, Ohio, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Pittsburgh Post.
1920-12-13
Alvie Miller15 8 2
Lorain, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram
1920-10-25
Patsy Dugan2 1 0
Akron, Ohio, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1920-09-06
Blockie Richards3 1 2
Akron, Ohio, USA
LKO1/12
 L 
KO
1/12
  
1920-05-11
Goo Stewart5 2 1
146th Infantry Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
Devore won the newspaper decision. (Sandusky Star Journal) The Akron Beacon Journal (Herb Goldman) had the same result.
1920-04-19
Patsy Dugan2 1 0
Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Sandusky Star Journal
1920-03-01
125Eddie Wimler125½14 3 3
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Dick Nugent
Devore won the newspaper decision. (Buffalo Express) The Buffalo Boxing Record gives the same result.
1920-02-23
Alex Hart4 0 0
Lorain, Ohio, USA
NND10/10
 N 
ND
10/10
  
1920-01-26
125¾Herman Smith12812 4 0
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Smith won the newspaper decision. (Sandusky Star Journal)
1920-01-13
128Dick Loadman12617 11 6
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision is from the Buffalo Boxing Record.
1920-01-05
128Patsy Scanlon124½5 0 0
Buffalo Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Dick Nugent
Newspaper decision from the Lima News and Buffalo Boxing Record
1920-01-01
Young Scottydebut
Akron, Ohio, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1919-12-16
Alex Hart4 0 0
Opera House, Lorain, Ohio, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Sandusky Star Journal
1919-11-25
Joe Pick0 1 0
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Akron Beacon Journal
1919-10-13
Alvie Miller15 6 2
Marotta A.C., Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Miller won the newspaper decision. (Coshocton Tribune)
1919-05-15
Young Scottydebut
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS0/0
 W  
NWS
0/0
  
Newspaper decision from the Massillon Evening Independent
1919-04-01
Memphis Pal Moore57 7 14
Akron, Ohio, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
newspaper-Moore was better (Chicago Tribune)
1918-09-21
Memphis Pal Moore53 7 14
Fairgounds, Elyria, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Elyria Evening Telegram.
1918-05-30
Joe Lynch15 1 0
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1918-05-15
Dick Loadman12 11 3
Coliseum, Toledo, Ohio, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Toledo News-Bee, which reported that Devore was knocked down in round 1 but came back to earn a draw.
1918-03-07
Jack 'Kid' Wolfe20 5 5
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Wolfe won the newspaper decision. (Capital Times)
1918-02-04
Jabez White4 1 0
Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS15/15
 W  
NWS
15/15
  
referee: Matt Hinkel
"Devore took eight of the fifteen rounds, while White took three. Four were even." (Newark Advocate)
1918-01-01
Benny Costerdebut
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Lima Daily News
1917-09-28
Jack 'Kid' Wolfe19 5 5
Akron, Ohio, USA
LNWS0/0
 L 
NWS
0/0
  
Wolfe won the newspaper decision. (Sandusky Star Journal)
Number of rounds unknown
1917-09-03
Jack 'Kid' Wolfe19 5 5
League Park, Canton, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Davis
Newspaper decision from the Massillon Evening Independent
1917-05-21
Sammy Diamonddebut
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Devore from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
1917-01-01
Jimmy Pappas4 9 3
Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Fort Wayne News
1916-01-25
Joe Pickdebut
Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
referee: Danny Dunn
Newspaper decision from the Lima Daily News
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