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Tommy Hughes

W L D
48 22 8
23 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 78
rounds 557
KOs 24%
 
global ID 77182
birth nameGeorge Furnish
aliasLouisville Jockey
born 1902-08-13
death date1985-02-00 / age 82
debut1922-06-09 / age 19
divisionflyweight
residence
Louisville, Kentucky, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
94 140 10 3 3

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1932-11-25
119Phil Tobias115½35 27 10
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-10-27
Joe Sanchez22 4 6
Ventura A.C., Ventura, California, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1932-09-29
Peter Bautista13 13 5
Ventura A.C., Ventura, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
The inaugural card of the Ventura A.C. new building at 38 West Main Street, one block east of its former location. As of 2003, the building still stands.
1932-08-15
Pedro Villanueva2 3 2
Culver City Stadium, Culver City, California, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1932-06-13
120Babe Colima11915 7 4
Culver City Arena, Culver City, California, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1932-04-01
116Thor Olson11813 3 4
Butte, Montana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1932-02-12
114½Midget Wolgast115½92 7 2
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Abe Roth
1932-01-08
117Young Tommy12120 3 5
Stockton, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-08-20
Sailor Ray Butler24 4 4
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1931-08-13
Little Moro3 6 4
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
W TKO2/0
 W  
TKO
2/0
  
It was reported that Morro had thirty-eight victories and two losses up to this time.
1931-07-30
Cliff Campbell2 1 0
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-06-01
Huerta Evans18 14 5
Culver City Arena, Culver City, California, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1931-05-21
Sid Torres20 17 2
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1931-05-07
Delos 'Kid' Williams37 30 16
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-04-09
Charley Kaiser18 10 2
Pasadena, California, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
Was Kaiser's opponent listed as "Timmy Hughes?"
1930-10-03
Bobby Payne15 20 4
Lawton Springs Arena, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1930-09-30
118Lorenzo Sison12119 9 4
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
Sison's corner threw in the towel.
1930-09-26
Young Pancho Villa27 16 22
Lawton Springs Arena, Reno, Nevada, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1930-09-16
Frankie Murray38 23 15
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Frank Manfredo
1930-08-05
119Santiago Zorrilla12559 15 12
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frank Manfredo
1930-07-15
116Kid Avelino11811 26 12
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
referee: Frank Manfredo
1930-07-08
118Bobby Payne12214 18 4
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1930-07-01
112Pinky Bige6 2 2
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1930-05-13
117Baby Jack Dempsey1237 1 0
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Frank Manfredo
Dempsey was stopped on a cut right eye.
1930-04-22
Jimmy Pruitt1173 1 0
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1930-04-08
118Bobby Garcia12616 14 3
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1930-03-13
Ray Montoya33 21 14
Stockton, California, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1930-02-22
Sid Torres16 8 1
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Dolan
1930-02-06
Frisco Lenda24 20 18
Ontario A.C., Ontario, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1929-12-13
Chato Laredo9 13 4
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1929-11-22
Newsboy Brown38 6 5
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Kennedy
1929-11-14
Ernie Hood43 7 5
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1929-10-18
Speedy Dado40 3 9
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Kennedy
1929-10-03
Mickey Erno28 10 10
Pasadena Arena, Pasadena, California, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1929-09-25
Henry Wallender8 2 6
Ocean Park, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1929-09-13
Newsboy Brown36 5 5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1929-08-16
Speedy Dado36 3 9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Dado dropped Hughes in the 2nd, but Hughes was up before a count could be taken. In the 9th Hughes went down for a four count.
1929-06-18
Sid Torres9 4 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1929-05-31
Johnny Godinez9 21 7
L-st Arena, Sacramento, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-03-29
115Ray Montoya12124 16 12
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Tom Davis
1929-01-31
Alfredo Imperial14 25 13
Stockton, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1928-12-21
Delos 'Kid' Williams33 23 13
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Billy Burke
1928-12-07
Johnny Godinez8 18 6
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1928-10-19
Ray Montoya19 10 9
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1928-09-28
Ray McIntyre16 4 5
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1928-08-17
Alfredo Imperial14 21 12
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: William Lovejoy
1928-08-03
Ray Montoya16 7 8
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1928-07-20
Ray Montoya16 7 7
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frank Holborow
1928-07-06
Alfredo Imperial12 18 11
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1928-03-16
Frankie Novey37 44 34
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1928-03-02
Lorenzo Sison8 0 0
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Billy McMahon
1927-12-28
Trip Limbaco7 7 4
National Hall, San Francisco, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1927-10-28
Johnny McCoy51 13 12
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Vacant Flyweight World Title
Recognized by California
Title vacated by Fidel La Barba
1927-10-07
Boy Walley34 4 9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
A Hollywood Flyweight Tournament semi-final to determine a successor to Fidel LaBarba. See also the Sept. 16 Davies-McCoy bout. (The NYSAC was also conducting a Flyweight Elimination Series.)
1927-09-30
Harry Goldstein21 9 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
A California world flyweight elimination tournament "box-off" (Semi-final?) to determine a successor to Fidel LaBarba, who had vacated the title. See also the Sept. 23 Adelman-Walley bout. (The NYSAC was also conducting a Flyweight Elimination Series.) Goldstein was down three times in round six of this fight.
1927-09-02
Frankie Genaro51 8 5
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Ironwood Daily Globe
1927-06-15
Spider Ryan11 17 10
Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Pittsburgh Post.
1927-05-03
Bucky Riggs6 3 3
Akron, Ohio, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1927-03-09
115½Frankie Genaro11448 7 4
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1927-02-28
Frankie Buff7 5 2
Steubenville, Ohio, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
1926-11-16
Johnny Breslin24 14 8
Akron, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1926-09-13
115Carl Cavelli1144 0 0
Alumni Field, Elyria, Ohio, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1926-08-27
Black Bill80 11 10
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1926-08-05
Johnny Breslin24 13 7
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1926-07-15
Jimmy Sayers2 1 2
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1926-06-10
Garner Johns12 7 3
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1926-05-27
Willie Spencer23 47 17
Akron, Ohio, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1926-04-21
Willie Davies33 3 5
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1926-03-31
Andy Tomasky15 6 9
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Pittsburgh Post.
1925-12-12
Panama Al Brown31 2 3
Commonwealth Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1925-07-09
Midget Mike O'Dowd13 6 6
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1925-07-08
Midget Mike O'Dowd13 6 6
Covington, Kentucky, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Indiana Evening Gazette
1925-06-11
Willie LaMorte10 8 4
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1925-05-08
Amos 'Kid' Carlin24 0 4
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
DNWS8/8
 D 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Pittsburgh Post.
1925-04-29
Al Dundee14 10 3
Schuler's Hall, Mansfield, Ohio, USA
LKO9/12
 L 
KO
9/12
  
referee: Henry Sperry
1925-03-17
Lew Perfetti29 2 2
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram
1925-03-10
Happy Atherton11 2 4
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Precise date & location of bout unknown at this time.
1925-01-19
Babe Willard1 3 0
Detroit, Michigan, USA
W TKO8/0
 W  
TKO
8/0
  
1924-11-21
Willie Davies9 2 1
Clarksburg, West Virginia, USA
LKO4/10
 L 
KO
4/10
  
1924-09-02
Happy Atherton10 0 2
Fort Benjamin Harrison, Lawrence, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1924-08-21
Willie Sullivan0 1 0
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram
1924-06-02
Johnny Fredericksdebut
Pioneer A.C., Windsor, Ontario, Canada
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1924-04-14
Johnny Lear6 2 1
Armouries, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1923-11-12
Howard Mayberry7 6 1
Detroit, Michigan, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(Observer-Dispatch)
1923-11-07
Spider Bernarddebut
Amherstberg, Ontario, Canada
W PTS0/0
 W  
PTS
0/0
  
1923-06-18
Al Dundee6 2 2
White Maple Pavilion, Mansfield, Ohio, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
referee: Danny Dunn
The ringside doctor ordered the bout stopped after Dundee was cut over his left eye
1923-05-07
Al Van Nessdebut
Fair Grounds Coliseum, Detroit, Michigan, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1923-03-16
Joe Lucas1 0 0
Armouries, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
W PTS0/0
 W  
PTS
0/0
  
1923-03-12
Johnny Thomas2 0 0
New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1923-02-26
Eddie Steepe0 2 1
Detroit, Michigan, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1923-02-19
Al Van Nessdebut
Lansing, Michigan, USA
DNWS8/8
 D 
NWS
8/8
  
(Observer-Dispatch)
1923-01-22
Joe Lucas1 0 0
Detroit, Michigan, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(Observer-Dispatch)
1922-10-06
Joe Cutler1 1 0
Danceland Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Detroit Free Press. Hughes fought as George Furnish.
1922-06-09
Joe Lucas1 0 0
Danceland Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
As Battling Furnish. (Detroit Free Press) Early in Hughes'career he boxed as George or Battling Furnish.
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L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
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