TEDDY BALDOCK

The pride of poplar

World Bantamweight Champion 1927

Fight Record

23 MAY 1907
Teddy Baldock born in Poplar, London
EARLY YEARS (EXACT DATES NOT KNOWN)

Won East End Boys Championship at 5st Trained by Jim Varley, at the Port of London Authority Club at Custom House Sparring partner: Len George-Featherweight
Apprenticed as a Jockey to a Mr Weedon, at Epsom

1921

14 MARCH Teddy Baldock vs. Young Makepeace
(Custom House) Won 6 rounds on points
Location: The Public Baths East Street, Barking, London Promoter: Mr Ray England

15 DECEMBER Teddy Baldock vs. Young Makepeace
(Custom House) Won 6 rounds on points

1922

16 FEBRUARY
Teddy Baldock vs. Johnny O’Brien (St George’s)
Won 6 rounds on points Location: St Michael’s Hall, Poplar

29 JUNE
Teddy Baldock vs. Johnny O’Brien (St George’s)
Won 8 rounds on points Location: Premierland, London

1923

8 JANUARY
Teddy Baldock vs. Johnny O’Brien (St George’s)
Won 3rd round, referee stopped fight
Location: NSC, London
Annual Stable lads Tournament in aid of St Dunstan’s

13 FEBRUARY
Teddy Baldock vs. Young Stoneham (Hoxton)
Won 4th round, retired
Location: Central Finsbury Radical Club, Finsbury, London

24 MARCH
Teddy Baldock vs. Arthur Webb (Deptford)
Won 10 rounds on points
Location: Industrial Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland
In aid of the Scottish branch of the British Legion

24 APRIL
Teddy Baldock vs. Arthur Webb (Deptford)
Won 10 rounds on points
Location: Hoxton Baths, London
Benefit for Tom Pedlar Palmer

SEPTEMBER
Teddy Baldock vs. Young Faithful
Won KO 2nd round
Location: Addlestone

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