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Claude Varner
Global ID41784
sexmale
birthdate 1908-07-17
death date 1963-01-14 (54)
divisionlightweight
country USA
residenceBakersfield, California, USA
birth placeFort Worth, Texas, USA
birth nameJames Claude Varner
won 56 (KO 31) + lost 42 (KO 7) + drawn 12 = 110
rounds boxed 833 KO% 28.18
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1947-03-29Jackie Wilson40-32-13
Adelaide, South Australia, AustraliaWPTS1212
1947-03-15Jackie Wilson40-32-12
Broken Hill Stadium, Broken Hill, New South Wales, AustraliaDPTS1212
1947-01-31Joe Grant52-25-10
Adelaide, South Australia, AustraliaLPTS1212
1946-12-09Charlie Ashenden27-7-4
Grenfell Street Stadium, Adelaide, South Australia, AustraliaLPTS1212
referee: Vic Peters
1944-01-04Sammy Brown69-16-19
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Jimmy Evans
1943-08-02Julio Malavez
Ocean Park Arena, Santa Monica, California, USAWPTS88
1940-11-12Cecil Hudson13-0-1
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USALTKO210
referee: Clayton Frye
1940-07-29Ray Lunny21-0-2
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco, California, USALPTS1010
1940-02-15Tod Morgan121-37-32
W.A.C.A.Grounds, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaLTKO715
Australian lightweight title
Shoulder injury stoppage.
1940-01-26Tod Morgan120-37-32
W.A.C.A.Grounds, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaLPTS1212
1940-01-01Bob King18-10-3
Hollywood Stadium, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaWKO412
referee: Ernie Hickling
The West Australian ,Perth Tuesday 2 January 1940 P 7
1939-12-08Al Snowy Clarke66-19-1
Unity Stadium, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaWKO412
referee: Ernie Hickling
The West Australian Perth Saturday 9 December 1939 P 13
1939-11-24Paddy Boxall12-8-6
Unity Stadium, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaWTKO1012
referee: Ernie Hickling
The West Australian ,Perth Saturday 25 November 1939 P 12
1939-11-03Danny LaVerne17-9-12
Hollywood Stadium, Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaLPTS1212
referee: Ernie Hickling
The West Australian ,Perth Saturday 4 November 1939 P 15
1939-10-11Johnny Hutchinson39-10-2
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaLRTD1112
referee: Jack Carroll
The Argus Melbourne, Vic Thursday 12 October 1939 P 18
1939-08-04Johnny Litto14-13-5
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaWKO412
time: 1:03 | referee: Pat Hill
The Courier-Mail ,Brisbane Saturday 5 August 1939 P 12
1939-05-24Henry Moreno37-14-10
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaLPTS1212
referee: Jack Carroll
The Argus Melbourne Thursday 25 May 1939 P 22
1939-03-11Jackie Wilson71-14-7
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaLPTS1212
referee: Jack Carroll
The Argus Melbourne Monday 13 March 1939 P 7
1939-02-18Irving Eldridge51-9-8
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaLPTS1212
referee: Jack Carroll
The Argus Melbourne Monday 20 February 1939 P 9
1939-01-02Pedro (Joe) Velasco9-3-3
Greater Newcastle Stadium, Newcastle, New South Wales, AustraliaWKO612
referee: Joe Wallis
Velasco as Joe
The Sydney Morning Herald Tuesday 3 January 1939 P 13

1938-11-04Mickey Miller76-27-8
Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaWKO815
The Argus ,Melbourne Saturday 5 November 1938 P 14
1938-07-01Flash Cyma
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaWKO212
referee: Jack Carroll
The Argus ,Melbourne Saturday 2 July 1938 P 16
1938-05-27Mickey Miller73-26-8
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaLPTS1212
referee: Jack Carroll
The Argus ,Melbourne Saturday 28 May 1938 P 18
1938-05-13Mickey Miller73-25-8
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaWPTS1212
referee: Merv Williams
The Argus ,Melbourne Saturday 14 May 1938 P 14
1938-05-02Dommy Ganzon13-7-1
Fitzroy Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaWKO112
The Argus ,Melbourne Tuesday 3 May 1938 P 17
1938-04-02Herman (Young) Gildo54-28-12
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaLDQ915x2
referee: Pat Hill
The Courier-Mail ,Brisbane Monday 4 April 1938 P 9
1938-03-26Dommy Ganzon13-6-1
West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, AustraliaWTKO812
referee: Merv Williams
The Argus ,Melbourne Monday 28 March 1938 P 18
1937-06-30Chico Romo6-9-2
Bakersfield Arena, Bakersfield, California, USALPTS1010
1936-03-25Chalky Wright64-19-15
Denman Auditorium, Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaLPTS1010
1936-01-08Mike Belloise43-4-4
Star Casino, New York, New York, USALTKO1315
referee: Billy Cavanaugh
Billed as a World Featherweight title eliminator
Varner was not allowed out for the 14th, by the referee.

1935-12-11Freddie Miller166-15-6
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USALPTS1010
Miller won the decision in a non-title bout tonight, he won a disputed verdict over Varner a few weeks ago.New York Times
1935-12-04Tiger Kid Walker75-22-15
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USAWKO415
time: 2:43
1935-11-11Moon Mullins18-3-5
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USALPTS1010
1935-11-06Freddie Miller163-14-6
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USALPTS1010
Some sources incorrectly report this opponent to be Vernon Cormier. AP reports from the New York Times and other newspapers say that Miller fought Claude Varner, and The Ring and other sources agree.
1935-10-04Everett Rightmire57-2-5
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USALPTS88
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1935-06-13Cuthbert Taylor93-37-10
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
Boxing June 19, 1935 P 13
1935-04-02Jackie McDonald47-19-2
Newtown Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaLDQ615x2
The Sydney Morning Herald April 3,1935
1935-03-30Joe Hall58-11-4
Parramatta Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWTKO810x2
"Hall had a slight advantage through the first four rounds but through the subsequent sessions Varner gradually wore him down". The bout was stopped when Hall could not continue because of an injured hand
The Sydney Morning Herald April 1,1935

1935-03-11Mickey Miller42-12-3
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWTKO812x2
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald March 12,1935
1935-02-23Ray O'Brien8-12-2
Parramatta Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWTKO710x2
The Sydney Morning Herald February 25,1935
1935-02-11Vernon Cormier58-21-5
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaLDQ915x2
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

1935-01-26Joe Hall52-10-3
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaWKO515x2
time: 0:40 | referee: Pat Hill
The Courier-Mail January 28, 1935
1935-01-01Joe Hall52-9-3
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWPTS1515x2
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald January 2, 1935
1934-12-26Herb Bishop47-20-5
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWPTS1515x2
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald December 27,1934
1934-10-22Merv Darky Blandon40-7-4
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaLPTS1515x2
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald October 23,1934
1934-08-04Teddy Moroney47-11-5
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaWKO515x2
referee: Major Fred Craig
The Courier-Mail Brisbane August 6, 1934
1934-07-30Bobby Lee13-8-6
Brisbane Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaWKO615x2
referee: Major Fred Craig
The Courier-Mail Brisbane July 31, 1934
1934-05-28Varias Milling33-24-16
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWPTS1515x2
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald May 29, 1934
1934-04-16Young Llew Edwards30-4-1
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaWPTS1515x2
referee: Joe Wallis
The Sydney Morning Herald April 17 1934
1933-12-29Carlos Chipres10-10-4
Bakersfield Arena, Bakersfield, California, USAWKO410
1933-11-10Baby Manuel44-18-12
Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USALPTS1010
1933-10-27Gene Espinosa30-12-6
Pismo Beach Arena, Pismo Beach, California, USALDQ210
referee: Bill Ellis
Varner was disqualified for several low blows.
1933-09-10Manuel Villa I31-12-2
Arena Nacional, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, MexicoLPTS1010
1933-08-26Joe Conde35-8-0
Arena Nacional, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, MexicoDPTS1010
1933-08-01Johnny Pena53-20-10
Forman's Arena, San Jose, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
1933-07-04Roy Goodman28-24-11
Athletic Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaWTKO66
1933-05-23Ros Dumaguilas15-11-4
Arcade Auditorium, Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaWKO16
1933-04-11Johnny Jones10-5-4
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle, Washington, USADPTS66
1933-02-03Cecil Payne31-14-3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USALTKO910
referee: Benny Whitman
1932-10-06Varias Milling21-16-13
Sacramento, California, USALPTS1010
1932-03-31Benny 'Kid' Carter29-32-11
Bakersfield Arena, Bakersfield, California, USAWPTS1010
1932-03-01Baby Arizmendi32-2-5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS1010
1931-12-04Varias Milling17-11-12
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Benny Whitman
USA California State featherweight title
1931-11-27Johnny Torres20-14-2
Ventura A.C., Ventura, California, USAWKO2
1931-11-05Battling Dodo6-3-3
Bakersfield Arena, Bakersfield, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Jack Kennedy
USA California State featherweight title
1931-10-06Kid Francis86-7-4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS1010
1931-06-26Fidel LaBarba43-9-6
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Billy Burke
USA California State featherweight title
1931-06-09Tommy McGough18-12-2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USAWTKO310
referee: Freddie Gilmore
1931-05-07Charlie Miller52-23-8
Sacramento, California, USADPTS1010
Miller substituted for Santiago Zorilla. (Nevada State Journal)
1931-04-07Santiago Zorrilla64-18-15
Sacramento, California, USALTKO810
referee: Fred Bottaro
Stopped because of a cut over Varner's eye
1931-02-03Fidel LaBarba42-8-5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USADPTS1010
referee: Jack Kennedy
1931-01-09Al Jerome23-4-1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWPTS66
1930-12-19Sid Torres20-15-1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWTKO310
referee: Freddie Gilmore
1930-11-18Jimmy Black50-31-16
Bakersfield Arena, Bakersfield, California, USAWKO110
1930-11-04Newsboy Brown44-6-5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Jack Kennedy
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