TEDDY BALDOCK

The pride of poplar

World Bantamweight Champion 1927

Fight Record

21 JULY
Teddy Baldock vs. Len Oldfield (Leeds)
Won KO 2nd round
Location: Ilford Skating Rink, London

6 OCTOBER
Teddy Baldock vs. Willie Smith (Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa)
Lost 15 rounds on points
Location: Albert Hall, London
Referee: JWHT Douglas
Weigh-in: The Ring, Blackfriars

Trained at The Pelham Arms, Brighton
Sparring partners: Arthur Webb (Deptford), Kid Pattenden and Bob Wise (Lambeth)

After this defeat, Teddy took a break for three weeks in the South of France

5 DECEMBER
Teddy Baldock vs. Len Fowler (Birmingham)
Won KO 8th round
Location: Forest Gate Skating Rink, London
Trained at Hurstpierpoint
Sparring partner: Arthur Webb

1928

16 JANUARY
Teddy Baldock vs. Francois Biron
Fight cancelled due to Baldock suffering from acute bronchitis
Location: The Ring, Blackfriars, London

Training at the RAF Depot Henlow, with Mike Honeyman, Kid Nicholson, Jack Watts and Sammy King; also at Fred Dyer’s gym, the Strand, London, with George Rose

13 FEBRUARY
Teddy Baldock vs. Phil Lolosky (Aldgate)
Won 15 rounds on points
Location: Forest Gate, London
Referee: Bombardier Billy Wells

Trained at Fred Dyer’s gym, the Strand, London

NB Baldock out of the ring due to trouble with his left hand damaged in the Fowler contest and also an operation to remove a piece of broken bone from the nose

15 JULY
Teddy Baldock vs. Pierre Calloir (France)
Won KO 4th round
Location: The Ring, Blackfriars, London

6 AUGUST
Teddy Baldock vs. Bugler Harry Lake (Plymouth)
Won 5th round, referee stopped fight
Location: Blackpool

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