Tommy Farr

ID# 012096

Pro Boxing
86 35 19
24 KOs 6 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 142
rounds 1284
KOs 16.9%

status inactive
career 1926-1953
alias Tonypandy Terror
born 1913-03-12
nationality
United Kingdom
death date 1986-03-01 / age 72
debut 1926-12-18
division heavy
stance orthodox
height 6′ 1″   /   185cm
reach
78″   /   198cm
residence
Clydach Vale, Wales, United Kingdom
birth place
Blaenclydach, Wales, United Kingdom

Pro Boxing Career

142 boutspage
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dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1953-03-09 Don Cockell 58 11 1
Ice Rink, Nottingham
L
TKO
1952-11-02 Werner Wiegand 22 2 4
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund
L
PTS
1952-09-10 Al Hoosman 31 11 3
Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff
W
PTS
1952-07-26 Jo Weidin 31 12 1
Football Ground, Worcester
W
PTS
1952-05-26 Georges Rogiers 4 10 2
Drill Hall, Abergavenny
W
PTS
1952-03-17 Giorgio Milan 12 16 8
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff
W
PTS
1951-12-03 Georges Rogiers 4 8 2
Sports Stadium, Brighton
W
PTS
1951-11-16 Al Hoosman 30 10 2
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester
L
PTS
1951-10-04 Robert Eugene 8 17 2
Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff
W
PTS
1951-08-30 Steve McCall 2 7 0
Drill Hall, Bangor
W
PTS
1951-07-07 Dennis Powell 33 18 4
Showground, Shrewsbury
W
TKO

1951-04-24 Gerry McDermott 11 14 1
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
PTS
1951-03-21 Frank Bell 10 3 0
Welsh Athletic Club, Porth
L
KO
1950-12-04 Lloyd Marshall 69 22 4
Market Hall, Carmarthen
L
PTS
1950-11-06 Piet Wilde 20 11 0
Granby Halls, Leicester
W
KO
1950-09-27 Jan Klein 8 8 2
Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd
W
KO
1940-08-07 Zachary Nicholas 33 6 2
Market Hall, Barnstaple
W
TKO
1939-11-10 Manuel Kid Abrew 50 18 1
Theatre Royal, Dublin
W
KO
1939-05-17 Larry Gains 116 18 5
Ninian Park, Cardiff
W
TKO
1939-04-13 Red Burman 64 15 2
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
PTS
1939-01-13 Red Burman 63 15 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
MD
1938-12-16 Lou Nova 20 1 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
PTS
1938-03-11 Max Baer 62 11 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1938-01-21 Jim Braddock 51 26 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
SD
1937-08-30 Joe Louis 32 1 0
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
L
UD
1937-06-15 Walter Neusel 45 4 5
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
KO
1937-04-15 Max Baer 61 10 0
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
PTS
1937-03-15 Ben Foord 35 8 4
Harringay Stadium, Harringay
W
PTS

1937-02-08 Joe Zeman 22 20 6
Colston Hall, Bristol
W
KO
1936-12-21 Charles Rutz 25 3 4
Earls Court Arena, Kensington
W
PTS
1936-09-14 Jim Wilde 19 7 2
Vetch Field, Swansea
W
KO
1936-05-18 Jim Wilde 19 7 1
Vetch Field, Swansea
D
PTS
1936-04-02 Bob Olin 48 17 4
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington
W
PTS
1936-03-05 Piet Van Gool 6 23 4
Mannesmann Hall, Swansea
W
PTS
1936-01-15 Tommy Loughran 118 28 12
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington
W
PTS
1935-12-21 Frank Moody 127 56 17
Greyfriars Hall, Cardiff
W
KO
1935-12-16 Rienus de Boer 34 12 13
Colston Hall, Bristol
W
PTS
1935-12-02 Eddie Wenstob 8 5 2
The Ring, Blackfriars Road, Southwark
W
PTS
1935-10-25 George Brennan 10 6 0
Granby Halls, Leicester
W
PTS
1935-08-14 Frank Moody 127 56 16
White City, Cardiff
D
PTS

1935-07-20 George Brennan 10 5 0
Welford Road Stadium, Leicester
W
PTS
1935-06-28 Presidio Pavesi 5 13 10
Stade Roland Garros, Paris
W
PTS
1935-05-13 Eddie Wenstob 7 0 2
Holborn Stadium Club, Holborn
W
PTS
1935-05-08 Manuel Kid Abrew 22 8 1
White City
W
RTD
1935-02-04 Eddie Phillips 12 3 2
Pavilion, Mountain Ash
L
PTS

1935-01-11 Arthur Novell 3 5 2
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
KO
1934-12-21 Pat McAuliffe 5 8 0
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
KO
1934-10-22 Eddie Peirce 17 8 6
Olympia, Bradford
W
PTS
1934-10-20 Seaman Albert Harvey 19 18 5
Working Men's Club, Llanelli
W
TKO
1934-09-19 Dave Carstens 6 3 2
Greyhound Stadium, Wandsworth
L
PTS
1934-09-14 Charlie Bundy 19 19 5
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
PTS

1934-09-03 Del Fontaine 58 32 8
Mannesmann Hall, Swansea
W
PTS
1934-08-22 Charley Belanger 85 38 18
Greyhound Stadium, Wandsworth
W
PTS
1934-08-09 Ernie Simmons 9 4 3
Wimbledon Stadium, Wimbledon
D
PTS
1934-06-13 Eddie Phillips 11 3 2
Wandsworth Stadium, Wandsworth
L
DQ
1934-05-07 Charley Belanger 81 38 18
New St James Hall, Newcastle
L
PTS
1934-04-23 Jack Kid Casey 141 47 15
New St James Hall, Newcastle
L
PTS
1934-03-26 Jim Winters 24 1 2
Cardiff
W
PTS
1934-02-01 Eddie Phillips 10 2 2
Holborn Stadium Club, Holborn
L
PTS
1934-01-14 Kid Scott 13 8 0
The Ring, Belfast
W
KO
1933-12-02 Leo Evans 0 5 1
Labour Stadium, Merthyr Tydfil
W
PTS
1933-11-06 Ernie Simmons 5 1 1
Central Workingmens Club, Blackpool
L
PTS
1933-11-04 Steve McCall 23 7 2
Labour Stadium, Merthyr Tydfil
W
TKO
1933-10-27 Seaman Albert Harvey 19 13 5
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
PTS
1933-10-07 Jack Marshall 7 24 1
Merthyr Tydfil
W
TKO
1933-09-30 Charlie Chetwynd 16 23 1
Swansea
W
TKO
1933-09-22 Tom Benjamin 4 11 6
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
PTS
1933-08-01 Ernie Simmons 2 1 1
L
PTS
1933-07-29 Jack O'Brien 1 6 0
Grosvenor Park, Belfast
W
TKO
1933-07-21 Randy Jones 5 8 1
Empire Theatre, Tonypandy
W
PTS


1933-07-15 Cyril Eddington 6 11 3
Sports Ground, Ebbw Vale
W
PTS
1933-07-08 Ernie Simmons 2 0 1
Drill Hall, Merthyr Tydfil
W
PTS
1933-06-30 Tiger Ellis 10 9 3
Tredegar
W
PTS
1933-06-26 Gunner Mick Bennett 13 17 5
Ninian Park, Cardiff
W
TKO
1933-06-03 George Smith 4 4 0
Drill Hall, Merthyr Tydfil
W
PTS
1933-05-22 Tony Arpino 6 11 0
Pontypridd
W
PTS
1933-05-19 Billy Thomas 22 25 10
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
PTS
1933-05-15 Eddie Steele 21 7 2
Selhurst Park Football Ground, Crystal Palace
L
RTD
1933-05-13 Charlie Bundy 13 12 4
Coliseum, Bargoed
W
PTS
1933-05-06 Randy Jones 4 7 1
Labour Stadium, Merthyr Tydfil
W
TKO
1933-04-21 Jerry Daley 12 18 4
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
PTS
1933-03-24 Cyril Eddington 6 9 3
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
W
PTS
1933-02-18 Billy Thomas 18 24 10
Pavilion Rink, Bargoed
L
PTS
1932-12-31 Charlie Bundy 11 8 4
Scarrott's Pavilion, Treherbert
W
PTS
1932-12-30 Jerry Daley 12 17 3
Judge's Hall, Trealaw
D
PTS
1932-09-19 Tiger Ellis 7 7 3
Joe Gess's Pavilion, Ystradgynlais
L
TKO
1932-08-27 Albert Donovan 1 0 0
Tredegar
L
PTS
1932-08-08 Cyril Eddington 6 7 2
Pontycymer
D
PTS
1932-06-01 Jim Wilde 2 1 1
W
PTS
1931-03-28 Jack Powell 4 1 0
Pavilion Rink, Bargoed
W
PTS
1931-03-14 Chris Shea 0 1 0
Coliseum, Bargoed
D
PTS
1931-02-07 Bryn Powell 4 6 3
Gess Pavilion, Blackwood
D
PTS
1931-02-02 Jack Powell 4 0 0
Welfare Hall, Ebbw Vale
W
DQ
1930-12-27 Herbie Nurse 0 2 0
Labour Hall, Penygraig
W
PTS
1930-06-14 Josh Sullivan 0 2 0
Llanelli
L
RTD
1930-05-31 Steve Donoghue debut
Tonypandy
W
PTS
1930-04-19 Walt Saunders 5 2 1
Tonypandy
L
PTS
1930-04-12 Emlyn Jones 1 8 0
Tonypandy
W
PTS
1930-04-05 Billy Thomas debut
Penygraig
W
RTD
1930-01-25 Rees Owen 1 2 1
Nanthir Boxing Club, Blaengarw
W
TKO
142 boutspage
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