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Terry Allen
Global ID34737
sexmale
birthdate 1924-06-18
death date 1987-04-08 (62)
divisionflyweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 2″   /   157cm
aliasTed Gover
country United Kingdom
residenceIslington, London, United Kingdom
birth nameEdward Albert Govier
won 61 (KO 18) + lost 13 (KO 3) + drawn 1 = 75
rounds boxed 571 KO% 24
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1954-09-10Nazzareno Giannelli29-12-8
Palazzo del Ghiaccio, Milan, Lombardia, ItalyLPTS1515
vacant EBU (European) flyweight title
1954-03-23Dai Dower13-0-0
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLKO210x3
1954-02-16Eric Marsden25-2-1
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWDQ515x3
BBBofC British flyweight title
Allen disqualified for a low-blow
1953-10-27Yoshio Shirai41-6-3
Korakuen Baseball Stadium, Tokyo, JapanLUD1515
referee: Isamu Ito 136-149 | judge: Kuniharu Hayashi 136-150 | judge: Haruo Ishiwatarido 140-150
World Flyweight Title
1953-04-28Gaetano Annaloro27-15-7
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1952-10-21Eric Marsden20-0-1
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWTKO615x3
vacant BBBofC British flyweight title
1952-08-25Jimmy Pearce33-7-0
Engineer's Club, West Hartlepool, County Durham, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
Eliminator for BBBofC British Flyweight Title
1952-03-17Teddy Gardner52-7-3
New St James Hall, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United KingdomLPTS1515x3
referee: Peter Muir
EBU (European) flyweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) flyweight title
BBBofC British flyweight title
1952-01-29Maurice Sandeyron37-16-9
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1951-11-01Dado Marino56-12-3
Honolulu Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USALUD1515
World Flyweight title
1951-06-11Vic Herman27-7-1
Granby Halls, Leicester, Leicestershire, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
vacant BBBofC British flyweight title
Title vacated by Rinty Monaghan
1951-04-30Henry Carpenter27-5-3
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1951-04-11Jimmy Pearce28-6-0
Prince of Wales Baths, Kentish Town, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1950-10-30Jean Sneyers22-2-0
Ice Rink, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomLPTS1515x3
EBU (European) flyweight title
Crowd booed the decision.
1950-08-01Dado Marino48-11-1
Honolulu Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USALUD1515
referee: Walter Cho 19-22 | judge: Bill Pacheco 18-23 | judge: Kenneth Olds 18-22
World Flyweight Title
1950-04-25Honore Pratesi17-5-3
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
referee: Moss Deyong
vacant EBU (European) flyweight title
Vacant World Flyweight Title
1950-02-15Peter Fay24-6-7
Prince of Wales Baths, Kentish Town, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1949-09-30Rinty Monaghan52-9-7
Kings Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United KingdomDPTS1515x3
referee: Sam Russell
EBU (European) flyweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) flyweight title
BBBofC British flyweight title
World Flyweight Title
Monaghan would retire in April 1950 as the World Flyweight Champion. Allen would meet Honore Pratesi to decide new champion.

1949-06-08Norman Tennant20-2-4
Dens Park, Dundee, Scotland, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
Eliminator for BBBofC British Flyweight Title
Attendance 16,000

1949-05-03Honore Pratesi13-5-2
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1949-03-03Jackie Foster16-7-4
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1949-02-07Rinty Monaghan50-8-7
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
Monaghan down four times. He was down in the second and third and was knocked down twice in the 6th round. According to the AP, Monaghan sang "I'm Always Chasing Rainbows", in the center of the ring after the decision.
1949-01-24Dickie O'Sullivan16-7-2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
Billed for South-Eastern Flyweight Title but O'Sullivan overweight
1949-01-10Billy Hazelgrove21-38-5
Manor Place Baths, Walworth, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1948-12-14Tommy Farricker9-15-3
Prince of Wales Baths, Kentish Town, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1948-11-04Charley Wilson13-8-0
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1948-06-25Jackie Bryce38-17-4
Greyhound Stadium, Coatbridge, Scotland, United KingdomLPTS1212x3
Boxing News 7 July 1948
1948-03-16Dickie O'Sullivan13-3-1
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWDQ212x3
British (South East Area) Flyweight Title
O'Sullivan disqualified for low blows.

1948-02-18Jimmy Gill68-21-10
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWKO48x3
1948-01-21Jackie Bryce37-15-4
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
Bryce down in round 2.
1947-12-15Tommy Whittle5-1-0
Kentish Town, London, United KingdomWTKO38x3
Stopped by referee.
Whittle down numerous times during fight.

1947-11-12Frank Tierney9-9-1
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1947-11-03Les Johnson21-24-5
Kentish Town, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1947-10-15Andy McCulloch4-3-0
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWTKO58x3
McCulloch's corner men made an attempt to stop the fight by throwing in the towel after the second knockdown of McCulloch in round 4. This was ignored by the referee, whom let the fight contiune until after McCulloch was sent to the canvas for the third time.
Reported in Boxing News, 22 October 1947.

1947-08-26Johnny Summers11-23-3
Wembley Town Hall, Wembley, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1947-07-07Alf Hughes11-16-1
Engineer's Club, West Hartlepool, County Durham, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1947-06-17Pinchie Thompson4-2-0
Drill Hall, Willesden, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1947-03-11Rinty Monaghan45-7-7
Seymour Hall, Marylebone, London, United KingdomLTKO110x3
1946-12-17Billy Hazelgrove13-27-3
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1946-12-04Billy Davies9-2-0
Lime Grove Baths, Shepherd's Bush, London, United KingdomWTKO48x3
1946-10-30Frank Tierney4-4-1
Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1946-08-13Les Johnson15-15-2
Wembley Town Hall, Wembley, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
Johnson down in fight
1946-05-14Alex Murphy8-2-2
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomLKO66x3
1945-12-13Abdel Hassan0-1-0
Alexandria, EgyptWKO38
1945-11-08Hocine Rabah
Alexandria, EgyptWKO18
1945-10-12Sayed Mustapha
Alexandria, EgyptWKO28
1945-10-06Mustapha Ezzatt0-2-0
Municipal Stadium, Alexandria, EgyptWPTS1010
1945-07-16Abdel Hassan
Municipal Stadium, Alexandria, EgyptWKO68
1945-05-24Mustapha Ezzatt0-1-0
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS66
1945-04-28Mustapha Ezzatt
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS66
1945-03-08Phil Milligan20-22-3
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS66
1945-03-03Sapper Johnstone
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS66
1945-02-04Hassan Abou Saada
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS66
1945-01-04Christie Kyrisco
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS66
1944-12-23Chehata Hafez
Alexandria, EgyptWKO36
1944-12-10Hassan Ramadin
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS44
1944-07-08Ahmed Marly
Alexandria, EgyptWKO14
1944-05-10Georges Shamar
Alexandria, EgyptWPTS44
1944-05-02Mickey Jones21-10-2
Victoria Hall, Southend, Essex, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1944-04-21Roy Ball1-4-1
Tower Circus, Blackpool, Lancashire, United KingdomWRTD410x3
Lancashire Evening Post - Saturday 22 April 1944
1944-04-06Tommy Burney5-2-0
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1944-03-17Joe Josephs5-10-5
Town Hall, Hornsey, London, United KingdomWKO410x3
1944-02-01Joe Josephs5-9-5
Town Hall, Hornsey, London, United KingdomWTKO48x3
referee: Micky Fox
1944-01-13Jackie Evans
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1943-12-31Billy Hazelgrove8-15-1
Tower Circus, Blackpool, Lancashire, United KingdomWRTD910x3
1943-11-29Mickey Jones16-6-1
Pype Hayes, Birmingham, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1943-11-19Jack McKenzie2-7-2
Tower Circus, Blackpool, Lancashire, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1943-11-04Roy Ball1-3-1
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1943-09-30Ronnie Bishop18-29-11
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1943-09-09Tommy Burney2-1-0
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1943-05-10Les Johnson15-12-2
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS66x3
1943-04-07George Howell
Drill Hall, York, Yorkshire, United KingdomWKO16x3
1943-03-19Ron Kingston3-7-1
Pype Hayes, Birmingham, West Midlands, United KingdomWKO46x3
1943-03-08Douglas Claxton
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWTKO46x3
Allen boxed under the name Ted Gover.
1942-09-03Jim Thomas
Caledonian Road Baths, Islington, London, United KingdomWPTS66x3
Terry Allen fought as Ted Gover.

 
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