Young Dencio

28 36 14
5 KOs 6 KOs
Box-pro
division fly
status inactive
bouts 78
rounds 598
KOs 6.41%
career 1919-1932
debut 1919-07-16

ID# 010435
birth name Dencio Villamore
sex male
alias Kid Olongapo/Sailor Cacho
nationality Philippines
residence Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
birth place Philippines

Boxing Pro 93 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1932-06-23 Young Pancho Villa 35 29 25
Olympic Stadium, Manila
L-PTS
Dencio was referred to as the "ex-Navy champion."
1930-01-17 George Paulin 5 3 1
Red Men's Hall, Bridgeport
L-TKO
From the Hartford Courant (Jack Kincaid).
1928-12-17 Johnny Nasser 9 4 4
Terre Haute
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Chicago Tribune.
1928-11-13 Ernie Peters 23 10 8
Hippodrome, Chicago
L-KO
1928-09-25 Happy Atherton 53 16 16
Tomlinson Hall, Indianapolis
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Indianapolis News and Indianapolis Star
1928-09-20 Lou Wilson 1 0 0
Mills Stadium, Chicago
D-PTS
1928-06-27 Luis Carpentero 18 11 8
Armory, Toledo
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Toledo News-Bee
1928-05-03 Henry Cullen 10 2 3
Ashland Blvd. Auditorium, Chicago
D-PTS
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1928-02-09 Johnny Nasser 1 2 1
Coliseum, Chicago
D-PTS
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1927-12-05 Ernie Peters 18 5 6
White City Arena, Chicago
L-PTS
1927-10-24 Marty Collins 5 2 0
Auditorium, Wilmington
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Chester Times. Dencio billed as "Dencio Villamor."
1927-10-03 Henry Cullen 8 1 2
White City Arena, Chicago
D-PTS
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1927-08-25 Delos 'Kid'
Williams
32 20 12
Shewbridge Field, Chicago
D-PTS
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1927-08-11 Henry Cullen 8 1 1
Shewbridge Field, Chicago
D-PTS
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1927-06-10 Jimmy Borde 4 18 0
Ocean Park Casino, Long Branch
L-DQ
Reported in the Long Branch Daily Record (Herb Goldman).
1927-06-01 Harry Gimbel 14 5 2
New Broadway A.C., Philadelphia
L-PTS
Dencio fought as "Dencio Villamore." From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
1927-05-12 Eddie Roberts 5 0 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia
L-PTS
Dencio fought as Dencio Villamore.
1927-03-24 Red Rousch 2 1 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia
L-DQ
1927-03-09 Ernie Brooks 2 4 0
Armory, Hagerstown
L-PTS
1927-02-07 Jack Cafoni 24 9 5
Armory, Silver Spring
L-PTS
1927-01-20 Jimmy Monroe 27 15 13
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia
L-PTS
Dencio fought as "Dencio Villamor."
1927-01-01 Marty Gold 38 18 14
Armory, Reading
L-PTS
1926-11-12 Joe Beckett 14 8 1
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia
L-KO
1926-09-17 Young Chappie 20 20 5
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia
L-UD
1926-09-14 Willie Woods 19 51 4
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
W-PTS
1926-09-11 Johnny Myers 1 1 1
Annapolis
L-PTS
1926-09-02 Johnny Green 48 7 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
D-PTS
1926-07-07 Willie Curry debut
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
W-KO
1926-06-22 Frisco Grande 5 6 0
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
W-PTS
1926-06-08 Jack Cafoni 21 8 5
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
W-PTS
1926-05-20 Johnny Myers 1 0 0
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
W-PTS
1926-04-23 Alex Burlie 17 4 6
Toronto
L-PTS
"Burlie had reach, weight and height in his favor and made the most of his physical advantages." - Toronto Star. "It was seen at once that Burlie had an advantage that would result, with the exercise of reasonable care and skill, in his defeat of the visitor, but the spectators enjoyed the furious boxing of the spectacular little fellow and applauded his efforts constantly." - Globe & Mail
1926-03-05 Corporal Izzy
Schwartz
42 27 14
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
L-PTS
1926-01-07 Joey Ross 25 11 4
Garden Palace, Passaic
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Passaic Daily Herald (Herb Goldman).
1925-12-28 Johnny Myers debut
Arcade, Washington
L-PTS
From Washington newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1925-12-04 Jockey Joe Dillon 20 31 12
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
W-PTS
1925-11-06 Ernie Jarvis 70 28 16
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
L-PTS
1925-09-28 Little Jeff Smith 51 25 13
104th Regiment Armory, Baltimore
D-PTS
1925-09-26 Black Bill 65 7 7
Commonwealth Sporting Club, New York
L-PTS
1925-08-29 Black Bill 65 5 7
Commonwealth Sporting Club, New York
W-DQ
1925-08-05 Little Jeff Smith 49 25 13
Norfolk
L-PTS
1925-08-03 Jimmy Burns 0 3 1
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City
D-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Pittsburgh Post.
1925-07-13 Jimmy Kelly 15 16 4
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City
W-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin (Laurence Fielding).
1925-05-01 Little Jeff Smith 48 24 13
Arcadia Hall, Washington
W-NWS
Newspaper decision from Washington DC newspapers (Laurence Fielding). It was unusual for fights in Washington to not be decided by official decision.
1925-04-14 Adolph Molina 0 3 0
Congressional Country Club, Rockville
W-PTS

1925-04-02 Willie Davies 14 2 2
Palisades Rink, McKeesport
L-PTS
1925-03-16 Jackie Feldman 13 8 2
Auditorium, Washington
W-PTS
1925-02-17 Harry Farren debut
Auditorium, Washington
W-PTS
1925-02-04 Henry 'Kid' Wolfe 31 13 6
Folly Theater, Baltimore
L-PTS
1925-01-12 Dave Frey 16 10 3
Barracks, Washington
W-PTS
1924-12-19 Johnny Kid Lewis 1 0 0
Armory, Somerville
L-KO
Loser identified from Washington, D.C.
1924-12-18 Indian Russell 46 36 15
Barracks, Washington
W-PTS
1924-11-17 Jackie Feldman 10 7 1
104th Regiment Armory, Baltimore
L-PTS
The Squared Circle, Boxing & Wrestling News & Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding)
1924-10-31 Jack Larkins 2 0 1
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia
L-PTS
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Zabala & Kincaid). Dencio was billed as "Dencio Villamor."
1924-10-24 Corporal Izzy
Schwartz
32 16 10
Fort Myer
D-PTS
Dencio knocked down in the last round--unpopular decision, most reporters felt that Schwartz won the fight handily. (Washington Post)
1924-10-20 Jackie Feldman 10 7 0
104th Regiment Armory, Baltimore
D-PTS
From Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding). Tremendous fight-Baltimore Sun.
1924-10-03 George Nelson 4 0 0
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia
L-PTS
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Zabala & Kincaid). Dencio fought as "Dencio Villamor."
1924-09-19 Jimmy O'Malley 0 1 0
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia
W-KO
From the (Zabala & Kincaid). Dencio is identified as "Dencio Villamor."
1924-09-18 Frankie Goldstein debut
Sportland Heights Arena, Berwyn
W-KO
1924-09-04 Little Jeff Smith 44 22 10
Barracks, Washington
L-PTS
Southern Flyweight Title
1924-08-11 Jose Javier 3 6 3
Arena, Boston
W-PTS
1924-07-28 Frankie Hebert 17 2 0
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
D-PTS
1924-06-23 Bobby Burke 31 11 7
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
W-PTS
1924-05-19 Bobby Burke 29 11 7
Ben Franklin Arena, Kenilworth
L-PTS
From Washington newspapers (Laurence Fielding). This was a 12-rounder, not ten as previously shown.
1924-05-13 Frankie Hebert 13 1 0
Grand Opera House, Boston
L-PTS
1924-04-08 Johnny Buff 63 15 7
Mechanics Building, Boston
L-PTS
1924-01-07 Benny Schwartz 46 10 5
104th Regiment Armory, Baltimore
L-PTS
Weights from the Baltimore Sun.
1923-12-03 Mickey Morris 16 7 2
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City
W-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Chicago Tribune.
1923-11-27 Joe Colletti 34 5 8
Armory, Reading
L-NWS
From THE RING, January 1924.
1923-10-11 Johnny Fagan 5 8 5
Sportland Heights Arena, Berwyn
W-PTS
1923-09-24 Wilbur Cohen 14 4 1
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City
L-TKO
Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid). Cohen's opponent on this date has also been shown as "Manuel Carazo."
1923-09-20 Vince Carbone 4 1 0
Sportland Heights Arena, Berwyn
W-PTS
1923-09-18 Bobby Burke 22 7 4
Armory, Reading
D-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Reading Eagle and Reading Times (both draw)
1923-07-20 Eddie Doody 12 7 12
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
L-TKO
Dencio was reported as Sailor Dencio in the San Francisco Chronicle.
1923-03-23 Pedro Troncoso 11 5 7
Excelsior Theater, Panama City
W-PTS
From the Panama Star & Herald. Dencio was billed as "Sailor Cacho."
1923-02-13 Willie Lewis debut
Armory, Reading
W-KO
1923-02-12 Joe Colletti 30 5 8
Arena, Philadelphia
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala) and the Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
1923-01-17 Pedro Troncoso 10 2 7
Excelsior Theater, Panama City
W-PTS
From the Panama Star & Herald. Dencio fought as "Sailor Cacho."
1922-09-26 Kid Campbell 5 2 2
Teatro Variedades, Panama City
D-PTS
From the Panama Star & Herald.
1922-05-15 Joe Colletti 21 5 8
Atlantic City
L-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Poughkeepsie Eagle-News
1922-05-02 Mickey Morris 14 5 2
Reading
W-KO
1922-04-04 Bobby Burke 15 3 1
Armory, Reading
W-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Reading Eagle
1922-03-28 Battling Lenny 0 1 0
Armory, Reading
W-NWS
Newspaper decision from the Reading Eagle
1921-12-26 Kid Rose debut
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W-PTS
Correct Young Dencio?
1921-06-18 Young Tait debut
Olympic Stadium, Manila
D-PTS
1921-06-10 Kid Ponzo 0 2 0
Olongapo City
W-PTS
1921-05-21 Eddie Abayan debut
Olympic Stadium, Manila
W-PTS
1921-04-23 Mike Sargent debut
Olongapo City
W-PTS
1921-01-17 Terry Mitchell 9 2 0
Louisiana Auditorium, New Orleans
D-PTS
1919-10-25 Pete Sarmiento debut
Olympic Stadium, Manila
L-PTS
1919-09-13 Cristante Inco debut
Olympic Stadium, Manila
W-PTS
1919-07-26 Elino Flores 3 0 1
Olympic Stadium, Manila
L-PTS
1919-07-16 Pancho Dencio 0 1 0
Olympic Stadium, Manila
W-PTS