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Cockney Cohen
Global ID10740
sexmale
birthdate 1882-08-14
death date 1956-10-14 (74)
divisionfeatherweight
height5′ 7″   /   170cm
country United Kingdom
residenceWhitechapel, London, United Kingdom
birth placeLeeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
birth nameMorris Cohen
won 26 (KO 14) + lost 13 (KO 7) + drawn 5 = 46
rounds boxed 353 KO% 30.43
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1912-02-10Johnny Condon8-3-3
Premierland, Whitechapel, London, United KingdomLTKO510x3
referee: A.J Daniels
1911-03-04Jack Ballard3-8-0
Victoria Rink, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South AfricaDPTS8
1909-12-27Young Snowball2-2-0
Empire Theatre, Dublin, IrelandWRTD28
1909-12-11Young Lilley71-20-15
The Standard Theatre, Shoreditch, London, United KingdomDPTS66x3
1909-12-04Young Lilley71-19-15
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
referee: Dave Jacobs
1909-02-15George Moore7-12-3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomNCNC515x3
Both men used questionable tactics and after several warnings the referee declared the bout a "no contest." Hull Daily Mail
1909-01-30Young Lilley65-16-10
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomDPTS66x3
1907-12-16Joe Bowker26-4-1
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 17 December 1907
1907-11-18? Sharkey
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWKO720x3
No first name given in Hull Daily Mail report only Sharkey of London a well known featherweight. 100 pounds a side with a hundred pound purse. Maybe Tom Sharkey of Newcastle, but Tom Sharkey was just beginning his boxing career in 1907.
1906-11-26William Himphen26-14-2
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWKO5
1906-10-04William Himphen26-13-2
Gym Club, Dale Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWKO420x3
Fight considered the defence of Cohen's claim for English 124lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001

1906-05-28Pedlar Palmer39-11-4
Drill Hall, Plymouth, Devon, United KingdomLDQ415x3
Cornishman - Thursday 31 May 1906
1906-04-09Joe Goodwin1-2-1
South Yorkshire Olympic Boxing Club, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United KingdomWDQ320x2
Result from the Nottingham Post.
1906-03-26Pedlar Palmer38-11-3
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United KingdomDPTS1515x3
1906-03-23Owen Moran31-5-1
Glasgow, Scotland, United KingdomLKO3
1906-02-22Owen Moran30-5-1
Liverpool Gym Club, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomLKO420x2
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Friday 23 February 1906
1905-11-13Pedlar Palmer38-9-3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWKO620x2
Cohen claims English 122 lbs title
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 14 November 1905

1905-09-25Pedlar Palmer37-9-3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomLPTS1515x3
1905-09-05Jack Tait3-6-0
South Yorkshire Olympic Boxing Club, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO620x2
Result and weights from the Yorkshire Post.
1905-05-22Tommy Burns2-0-0
Norfolk Drill Hall, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
billed English 122lbs title
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 23 May 1905

1905-01-23Joe Churchill
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United KingdomWKO3
Result from the Edinburgh Evening News.
1905-01-19Ted Ward1-1-0
South Yorkshire Olympic Boxing Club, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO320x2
Result from the Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer. Ward KO'd by a left hook in the third round.
1904-11-12Wally Morgan2-2-2
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
Cohen claims English 126lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001

1904-06-21Spike Robson6-2-0
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United KingdomLKO2020x3
Robson extended his claim for English 124lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001

1904-03-16Bill Parry
Boulevard Football Ground, Hull, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO1
Hull Daily Mail
1904-03-14Bill Lampshire13-5-0
Hull, Yorkshire, United KingdomWPTS44x3
No first name given in Hull Daily Mail report--opponent could have been W Lampshire.
1904-03-07George Dixon64-24-43
Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
1904-02-08Joe Fletcher5-0-0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United KingdomNCND33x3
1904-01-16George Dixon63-23-41
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United KingdomLKO820x3
Billed World 120 lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001

1903-12-07George Dixon62-23-41
Ginnetts Circus, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United KingdomLPTS2020x3
Dixon retained his claim for World 120 lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001

1903-10-12'Young' Harry Paul50-26-10
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWRTD712x3
1903-09-19Ted Moore18-8-1
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWPTS66x3
1903-05-23Johnny Summers30-9-10
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1903-05-11Johnny Summers30-9-9
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomDPTS66x3
1903-03-25Bill Dexter2-2-0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO215x2
Result from the Yorkshire Post.
1903-03-03Peter Todd2-2-1
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomLDQ415x3
Cohen DQ,d when he struck Todd while he was down after flooring him in the fourth round. Cohen was way ahead on pts when he was DQ,d. Yorkshire Post.
1902-12-13Johnny Summers19-7-3
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomLKO26x3
1902-12-08'Young' Harry Paul46-26-7
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomLKO512x2
1902-11-10'Young' Harry Paul46-25-7
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomWPTS1212x2
1902-08-30Digger Stanley18-1-1
Wonderland, Whitechapel Road, Mile End, London, United KingdomLPTS66x3
1902-02-03Johnny Thomas7-17-1
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO1015x3
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 04 February 1902 .Bout made at 117lbs.
1901-12-30Wilfred Atkinson
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO220x2
According to the Hull Daily Mail this fight was for 60 pounds per side with a championship belt awarded to the winner--emblematic of the 8stone 4llb champion of Northern England.
1901-12-09Bill Phalin2-1-0
Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO2
Reported in the Hull Daily Mail--no other details given.
1901-11-04Darkey Carpenter1-1-0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
Carpenter floored five times in the fight, twice in the fourteenth round.--Cohen floored once in the twelfth. Result from the Yorkshire Post.
1901-10-14Jack Tait2-5-0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
Result from the Yorkshire Post.
1901-07-29Jack Tait2-4-0
Leeds and County Athletic Club, Leeds, Yorkshire, United KingdomWPTS2020x3
North 108 lbs Title
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Tuesday 30 July 1901

 
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