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Frank Murphy
Global ID121453
sexmale
birthdate 1863-00-00
death date 1893-03-15 (30)
divisionfeatherweight
country United Kingdom
residenceBirmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
won 3 (KO 1) + lost 1 (KO 1) + drawn 3 = 8
rounds boxed 253 KO% 12.5
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1892-09-03Jimmy Barry25-0-0
Springfield, Illinois, USALKO7
1889-09-24Tommy Warren20-1-5
California A.C., San Francisco, California, USANCNC68
referee: Hiram Cook
Billed World 120 lbs Featherweight title
scheduled as a finish fight
The referee left the ring after 68 rounds, declaring the match unsatisfactory.
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2001

1889-07-30Torpedo Billy Murphy58-15-7
California A.C., San Francisco, California, USADPTS27
referee: Hiram Cook
Billed World 120 lbs title
Police intervened
A finish fight
San Francisco Chronicle July 31, 1889

1889-03-31Ike Weir15-0-5
O'Brien's Opera House, Kouts, Indiana, USADPTS80
referee: Billy Myers
World Featherweight Title; skintight gloves
Both made 120lbs ringside.

1889-01-31Johnny Griffin1-0-1
Anthenium Club, Boston, Massachusetts, USAWPTS1815
extra 3 rounds fought to decide winner
Murphy claims world title at 8st 10lbs (122lbs)

1888-08-02Jack Havlin2-2-5
Peekskill, New York, USADPTS42
Bout hed at Verplanck's Point, which is in Kings Ferry, NY
1888-06-01Jack Williams3-4-1
Boston, Massachusetts, USAWKO515
Made at 120lbs.
1887-01-13Jim Brock
St James Hall, St James, London, United KingdomWPTS66x3
Glasgow Herald (Glasgow, Scotland), Friday, January 14, 1887

 
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