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Vernon Cormier

W L D
67 31 10
8 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 109
rounds 945
KOs 7%
 
global ID 9878
born 1910-09-10
death date1986-11-22 / age 76
debut1928-06-15 / age 17
divisionfeatherweight
residence
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
110 12 0 1 0

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1939-06-16
134½Pat Foley130½33 5 3
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1939-04-18
127Abe Denner12818 5 0
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1939-04-11
Harold 'Snooks' Lacey39 10 9
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Watson   judges: Jim ShaughnessyCharles Sundberg
1939-03-22
Tony Costa21 8 3
Marieville Gardens, North Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1939-02-27
127¼George Harper128¼14 5 1
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1938-08-18
128Petey Scalzo12642 2 2
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1938-05-04
129½Augie Gonzales133½12 16 6
Hippodrome, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1938-01-05
130Johnny Hutchinson12426 3 0
Hippodrome, New York, New York, USA
LKO2/6
 L 
KO
2/6
  
1938-01-03
134Nick Camarata132½28 12 6
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1937-12-06
Calvin Calp16 26 4
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
From Washington newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1937-09-07
131Lou Camps13333 5 2
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1937-08-19
137Emilio Magana12913 2 3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
"The battle was savagely waged with Magana's harder punching providing the winning margin." Courmier was down in the 3rd for nine. New York Times
1937-08-05
128½Emilio Magana129¼13 2 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1936-10-31
127Young George Anderson12215 15 6
Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1936-09-05
128Young George Anderson122½14 15 6
City Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1935-10-22
125½Freddie Miller124¾162 14 6
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
referee: Joe O'Connor   judges: William McMinimenJames Carrig
National Boxing Association World featherweight title
1935-09-24
Tommy Steele80 15 12
Shawfield Park, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Dundee Courier - Wednesday 25 September 1935 P 4
1935-09-05
Benny Sharkey107 41 11
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1935-08-08
Benny Sharkey105 41 10
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
A close fight with Sharkey winning with a "bit to spare." Ring-Sept. 1935
1935-07-25
Cuthbert Taylor96 39 10
Anfield Football Ground, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing July 31, 1935 P 6
1935-04-22
131½Herb Bishop134½48 23 5
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W RTD8/15
 W  
RTD
8/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald April 23, 1935
1935-04-01
131Herb Bishop134¼48 22 5
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald April 2,1935
1935-03-08
129Bert Osborne13216 14 4
Fitzroy Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Merv Williams
The Argus, Melbourne March 9, 1935
1935-02-11
127¼Claude Varner127¼39 19 11
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W DQ9/15
 W  
DQ
9/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
Courmier " had a commanding lead" when the fight was stopped. Varner had been warned three times for using his head before the disqualification.
The Sydney Morning Herald February 12, 1935
1935-01-28
126¼Young Llew Edwards127½31 5 1
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald January 29, 1935
1935-01-14
125¾Merv Darky Blandon125¼42 7 5
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald January 15, 1935
1934-11-12
126Jose Santos12826 9 5
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Dave Goggin
1934-08-27
126¼Felipe Andrade122½33 4 5
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
referee: Dave Goggin
1934-07-23
127½Abe Wasserman128½41 4 4
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Dave Goggin
1934-07-02
124½Felipe Andrade120½30 3 5
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W MD8/8
 W  
MD
8/8
  
referee: Jack Dekkers   judges: Tommy ThompsonBill Kenney
1934-06-25
127Frankie Minerva130½21 28 15
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
referee: Dave Goggin
1934-06-22
Joey Izzo23 7 2
Meadowbrook Arena, North Adams, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1934-04-24
126Johnny Hinds123¾15 4 3
New Lenox S.C., New York, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
NYSAC featherweight elimination tournament to decide a successor to Kid Chocolate.
1934-04-09
Phil Baker19 14 4
Auditorium, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1934-02-02
Danny Tardugno15 1 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-12-12
135Roy Calamari13738 14 3
Fair Park Live Stock Arena, Dallas, Texas, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-11-21
127Dave Barry12336 3 1
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-11-10
130Skippy Allen13034 17 4
Benjamin Field Arena, Tampa, Florida, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-09-22
Danny Tardugno13 0 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-08-17
126½Pete DeGrasse123½58 25 17
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1933-07-31
123Varias Milling123¾26 17 16
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Dave Goggin
1933-07-06
Sparky Larkin7 3 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
referee: Jerry Moore
1933-05-16
Isidro Pinto de Sa30 8 1
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Joe O'Connor   judges: John T. GlackinJim Shaughnessy
1933-02-24
136Patsy Pacino13114 9 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
referee: Joe O'Connor   judges: John T. GlackinJim Shaughnessy
1933-01-09
125½Joey Izzo12315 3 0
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Jack Dekkers
1932-10-07
Honey Mellody9 0 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS5/5
 L 
PTS
5/5
  
referee: Johnny Martin   judges: J. Frank MontgomeryWilliam Desmond
1932-06-29
124Albert Ladou12419 2 1
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1932-06-03
Harry Sankey67 28 15
Thames Arena, New London, Connecticut, USA
NNC7/10
 N 
NC
7/10
  
From the New Haven Journal Courier (Laurence Fielding).
1932-04-28
125Eddie Burl12238 29 8
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami, Florida, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-04-18
126Snooks Campbell12629 12 7
Biscayne Arena, Miami, Florida, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-04-07
126Chico Cisneros12745 17 9
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami, Florida, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1932-03-11
126Buster Beaupre1281 2 0
Burlington, Vermont, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
Main Event.
1932-02-22
126Tracy Cox13340 3 0
Muncie, Indiana, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
referee: Herb Morrett
1932-02-02
Johnny Datto80 42 34
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-01-21
127½Tracy Cox13138 3 0
Tomlinson Hall, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-12-15
125Peter Jackson123½14 10 7
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1931-12-11
Billy Champagny23 11 0
Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-12-02
127½Tracy Cox12937 2 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W SD7/7
 W  
SD
7/7
  
referee: Jimmy Walsh
1931-10-16
Johnny Delano26 20 3
City Hall, Lewiston, Maine, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from Lewiston Sun and Lewiston Journal
1931-09-28
Golf Ball Bernard7 1 0
Bristol Arena, New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-09-21
128Isidro Pinto de Sa12911 2 1
Casino, Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1931-08-25
126Harry Martin12516 13 7
Cycledrome, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-08-14
125Johnny Pena123½43 16 6
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-07-13
125½Pete DeGrasse125½42 14 14
American Legion Stadium, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Watson
1931-06-09
Stanley Winneryk27 8 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-04-27
125¼Jackie Cohen127½33 26 7
Arena, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-04-22
123½Lew Farber11619 9 3
St. Denis Theatre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1931-01-23
Stanley Winneryk25 7 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1931-01-09
Stanley Winneryk25 6 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Billy George
1930-12-15
Vince Trescott4 3 2
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1930-12-05
Jimmy Rappaport22 14 6
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
referee: Billy George
1930-11-24
Pete Herman10 11 2
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1930-10-10
Johnny Villa6 2 0
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1930-09-24
Benny Brostoff35 22 6
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1930-09-02
Eddie Burl26 19 7
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
1930-06-27
Johnny Vacca39 22 5
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1930-05-26
Panama Roy Brooks8 1 0
Bristol Arena, New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1930-04-23
Johnny Vacca37 22 5
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1930-04-11
Earl Duquette15 11 1
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1930-04-04
Jimmy Picardi19 9 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1930-03-14
Johnny Vacca37 21 5
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Boston Herald 15 March 1930
1930-01-31
Al Gillette13 8 0
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1930-01-10
Tony Mandell60 12 5
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-12-06
Pete Lucci14 15 1
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-11-08
Tony Mandell59 12 5
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1929-10-09
123¾Joe Marciente123¾25 24 13
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bert Schneider
1929-09-25
123Joe Marciente122¼25 23 13
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1929-09-11
121Joe Marciente12325 23 12
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
"Vic Cormier," per the Montreal Herald
1929-07-16
120Panama Al Brown12156 6 7
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
LKO4/12
 L 
KO
4/12
  
1929-07-02
120Al Gillette121¼11 5 0
Hamilton Street Arena, New London, Connecticut, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1929-06-20
122¾Al Gillette121¾10 5 0
Hamilton Street Arena, New London, Connecticut, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1929-05-24
Willie Cubic11 5 2
Fairgrounds, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W DQ5/0
 W  
DQ
5/0
  
1929-04-22
Willie Cubic10 4 2
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
LTKO6/8
 L 
TKO
6/8
  
referee: Jack Dekkers
1929-04-19
Pete Lucci12 11 1
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1929-03-15
Clarence Belair0 1 0
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1929-02-28
Pete Lucci11 9 1
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-02-15
Freddy Neal14 5 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-02-01
Hugh Devlin10 5 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-01-25
Hugh Devlin10 4 0
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-01-11
Tony Santello14 11 0
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1929-01-01
Harry Roberts4 7 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1928-12-21
Billy Herman1 1 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
Boston Herald 22 December 1928
1928-11-30
Jimmy Valentine5 12 1
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1928-11-08
118Ruby Bradley11455 28 4
Foot Guard Hall, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1928-09-10
Kewpie Ledoux12 12 0
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Jack Dekkers
1928-08-31
110Ruby Bradley11251 27 4
Heywood Arena, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Billy George   judges: Al BurkeJack Cunningham
1928-08-20
Jackie Harmon4 1 0
American Legion, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Jack Sheehan
1928-07-30
112Buster Nadeau1129 2 1
American Legion, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Jack Dekkers
1928-07-23
112Smoke Silva1106 19 0
American Legion, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Jack Dekkers
1928-06-15
116Buster Nadeau1166 2 1
Brassco Park, Waterbury, Connecticut, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
From the Waterbury American (Herb Goldman).
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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