Frankie Covelli boxer

Frankie Covelli boxer
bouts
154
won
92
lost
39
draw
22
Status
inactive
Division
featherweight
Debut
1929-12-20
Height
5′ 4″/163cm
Reach
63″/160cm
Age
89
Born
1913-05-04
Death
2003-02-16
Nationality
USA

Covelli began boxing in 1929. Among other notable fighters, he fought Freddie Miller two times, losing both bouts by decision, and also lost to Henry Armstrong. He held Baby Arizmendi to a draw. Covelli fought Willie Joyce twice. The first fight he lost by decision but won the second fight by a decision. He also defeated former bantamweight champion Sixto Escobar.In Covelli's only title fight he lost to Petey Scalzo for the National Boxing Association featherweight title by TKO at Griffith Stadium in 1940. He retired from boxing later that year.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1940-08-02 Bobby Ruffin WWLLWD White City Arena, Chicago LOST
Points
1940-05-15 Petey Scalzo WWWDWW Griffith Stadium, Washington LOST
Technical knockout
1940-04-08 Eddie Lander LWLLDL Marigold Gardens, Chicago WIN
Points
1940-02-12 Jackie Wilson WWWWWW Marigold Gardens, Chicago LOST
Points
1939-12-11 Sixto Escobar LWWLLL Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh WIN
Split-decision
1939-11-03 Leone Efrati DDWLDD Chicago Stadium, Chicago WIN
Points
1939-09-25 Jimmy Perrin WLLWWW Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans LOST
Split-decision
1939-08-21 Eddie Lander WDDWWW Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago WIN
Majority decision
1939-07-26 Johnny Brown WWLDWW White City Arena, Chicago WIN
Split-decision
1939-06-15 Willie Skidmore DLLWWL Uptown Arena, Sioux City WIN
KO
1939-06-08 Everett Rightmire WWWWLW Riverview Park, Des Moines LOST
1939-04-14 Tommy DeBello debut Memorial Coliseum, Cedar Rapids WIN
Technical knockout
1939-04-10 Henry Huerta LLWLLL Des Moines WIN
1939-03-30 Cowboy Jim Kelly debut Memorial Coliseum, Cedar Rapids WIN
KO
1939-03-20 Johnny Wallace WWWLLL Coliseum, Des Moines WIN
KO
1939-02-13 Eddie Lander WWWWWD Marigold Gardens, Chicago DRAW
Majority decision
1939-01-13 Umio Gen LLLLWL White City Arena, Chicago WIN
Majority decision
1938-12-29 Al Mancini WWWWWW Coliseum, Chicago WIN
Points
1938-12-07 Leone Efrati WWWWDD Park Casino, Chicago LOST
Unanimous decision
1938-11-23 Leone Efrati DDWWWW Park Casino, Chicago DRAW
Points
1938-11-14 Nick Camarata DWLWWW Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans LOST
Points
1938-10-28 Willie Joyce WWWWWW White City Arena, Chicago WIN
Split-decision
1938-09-30 Lloyd Pine LWLLLL White City Arena, Chicago WIN
Points
1938-09-23 Willie Joyce WWWWWW White City Arena, Chicago LOST
Unanimous decision
1938-05-23 Sammy Angott LWWWWW Marigold Gardens, Chicago LOST
Unanimous decision
1938-04-18 Varias Milling LLWLWW Marigold Gardens, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
1938-02-19 Maxie Richards LLWWWD West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne WIN
Technical knockout
1938-01-31 Mickey Miller WLWWWL Sydney Stadium, Sydney DRAW
Points
1938-01-22 Maxie Richards DLLWWW West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne DRAW
Points
1937-11-22 Jimmy Perrin WWWWWD Coliseum Arena, New Orleans WIN
KO
1937-09-20 Lou Gevinson WWWLWL Griffith Stadium, Washington LOST
Points
1937-09-02 Tommy Rawson Jr. WWLWWL Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Points
1937-08-12 Tony Chavez WWLWWW Madison Square Garden, New York DRAW
Points
1937-07-15 Al Manriquez LLLLDW Uptown Arena, Sioux City WIN
1937-07-06 Al Citrino WWWWWD Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
Points
1937-07-02 Pablo Dano WLWDWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1937-06-04 Danny London LWLWWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Points
1937-05-07 Al Citrino WWWWWW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento DRAW
Points
1937-02-13 Joe Conde WWWLWL Arena Mexico, Mexico City LOST
Points
1937-01-30 Pachuca Kid Joe LLWWWW Arena Nacional, Mexico City WIN
Points
1937-01-06 Freddie Miller WWWWWW Ohio National Guard Armory, Cincinnati LOST
Split-decision
1936-12-03 Jimmy Buckler LWDDWL Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis WIN
Points
1936-11-13 Leo Rodak DWDLWW Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1936-10-20 Sonny Valdez WLWWLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
Points
1936-09-18 Baby Arizmendi DWWDWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood DRAW
Points
1936-08-21 Willie Brown L Chestnut St. Arena, Reno WIN
KO
1936-05-29 Baby Arizmendi WWLDWW Legion Stadium, Hollywood DRAW
1936-02-21 General Padilla LDLWLW L-st Arena, Sacramento WIN
Points
1936-02-14 Pete DeGrasse DLLLWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood DRAW
1936-01-21 Angus Smith WWWWLW Forman's Arena, San Jose WIN
Points
1935-11-29 Georgie Hansford LWDLLD Legion Stadium, Hollywood DRAW
Points
1935-10-11 Varias Milling LLDLDW Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1935-08-09 Midget Wolgast WLWWLW Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1935-07-05 Pablo Dano WWDWWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Points
1935-06-14 Whitey Neal LWDDWL Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Technical knockout
1935-05-28 Conrado Conde LDLLWL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Points
1935-04-16 Henry Armstrong WLLWLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
Points
1935-03-25 Irving Eldridge WWDWLW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
1935-03-08 Petey Sarron WWWWWW Coliseum, Coral Gables LOST
Points
1935-02-25 Irving Eldridge WWWWDW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
1935-02-04 Danny London LWLWWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
1935-01-28 Al Ragone DWLWLL St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
1934-12-17 Bucky Burton WLLWWW Cinderella Ballroom, Miami WIN
Points
1934-11-26 Pete DeGrasse WWWWLL Riding & Hunting Club, Washington LOST
Points
1934-10-29 Pete DeGrasse DDWWWW Riding & Hunting Club, Washington LOST
Points
1934-10-01 Tommy Paul DWLLW Auditorium, Washington WIN
Unanimous decision
1934-09-17 Bucky Burton WWWDWL Cinderella Ballroom, Miami WIN
KO
1934-09-11 Baby Joe Guzman DWLDWW Riding & Hunting Club, Washington WIN
KO
1934-08-20 Bucky Burton WWWWDW Cinderella Ballroom, Miami WIN
Points
1934-08-01 Tiger Kid Walker WWDWWW Parkway Arena, Cincinnati LOST
Split-decision
1934-06-06 Ray Boree WWWLWL Parkway Arena, Cincinnati WIN
Points
1934-05-26 Al Hamilton DLLWWW Cincinnati Club, Cincinnati WIN
Points
1934-05-23 Scotty Scotten LLWWWW Parkway Arena, Cincinnati WIN
Points
1934-05-08 Charley Van Reedon WLLWLW Portner's Arena, Alexandria WIN
Points
1934-04-03 Charley Van Reedon WWWLLW Portner's Arena, Alexandria WIN
Points
1934-03-24 Jack Rose LDLLWL Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1934-03-09 Al Roth WLWLLL 10th Regiment Armory, Baltimore DRAW
Points
1934-02-28 Benny Britt LLLDWL Portner's Arena, Alexandria NC
No Contest
1934-02-17 Johnny DeFoe WWWDLW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn LOST
Unanimous decision
1934-01-31 Freddie Miller WWWWWW Broadway Arena, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1934-01-23 Petey Sarron DWWLWW Portner's Arena, Alexandria WIN
Points
1934-01-13 Johnny DeFoe DWWWWD Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1933-12-15 Mike Belloise WWDWWW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Points
1933-11-28 Lew Feldman LWWWLW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
1933-10-28 Varias Milling LLLWLW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn LOST
Split-decision
1933-10-21 Al Roth LLDLWW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1933-10-07 Varias Milling LWLLLW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1933-09-27 Albert Ladou WWWWLW Forum, Montreal DRAW
Points
1933-09-19 Danny Rosen WWWLLW Fugazy Bowl, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1933-08-15 Petey Hayes WWWLLW Fugazy Bowl, Brooklyn LOST
Corner retirement
1933-08-04 Ray Meyers WWWWWW Ocean View A.A., Long Branch LOST
Points
1933-07-21 Pedro Lorenzo LLLLDL Ocean View A.A., Long Branch WIN
Points
1933-06-13 Nick Scalba WWWWWW Fugazy Bowl, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1933-06-02 Al Gillette LLLWLL Ocean View A.A., Long Branch WIN
Points
1933-04-28 Jimmy Palumbo LDLLLD 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
1933-04-20 Al Gillette WLLLWL Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1933-04-11 Benny Britt WDLLLL 22nd Engineers' Armory, New York WIN
Points
1933-03-28 Al Gillette LDWLLL 22nd Engineers' Armory, New York LOST
Points
1933-03-17 Frankie Bruno LWLLWW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1933-03-04 Al Gillette WLDWLL 212th Anti-Aircraft Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1933-02-13 Al Roth WWWWWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York DRAW
Points
1933-02-02 Mike Esposito WWLDLW Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1932-12-22 Jimmy Palumbo LLLDLD Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1932-11-25 Benny Britt LDLDDW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
1932-11-18 Johnny Brennan DWWDLL Beach Casino, Asbury Park WIN
Points
1932-10-28 Mike Esposito LWWWLD 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1932-09-30 Ted Christie WWWLLL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1932-09-09 Ray Meyers LLWLLW Ocean View A.A., Long Branch WIN
Corner retirement
1932-08-26 Frankie Bruno DLWLLW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
1932-08-12 Sid Lampe WWLLDD Ocean Park A.A., Long Branch WIN
Points
1932-07-29 Young Rocky Kansas LDLWLW Ocean View A.A., Long Branch WIN
Points
1932-06-23 Jack Massino LDLLLL Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1932-06-09 Jack Massino DLDLLL Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1932-05-17 Jimmy Palumbo WWLLLD 22nd Engineers' Armory, New York WIN
Points
1932-05-02 Joe Doherty LWWWWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
1932-04-29 Mike Esposito DWDWWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1932-03-31 Jimmy Palumbo LWWLLL Armory, White Plains DRAW
Points
1932-03-25 Benny Britt WWWWWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
1932-03-15 Jack Rudko WWLWLW 22nd Engineers' Armory, New York DRAW
Points
1932-01-29 Jimmy Palumbo WLLLWW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1932-01-21 Joe Doherty WWWWLW Armory, White Plains LOST
Points
1932-01-07 Young Rocky Kansas WLWLLL Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1931-12-17 Joe Doherty WWWWWW Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1931-12-11 Young Rocky Kansas LLWLWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1931-11-20 Young Rocky Kansas DLLWLW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1931-10-31 Ray Medina LLWLWL 14th Infantry Armory, Brooklyn WIN
KO
1931-10-23 Mike Reyes LDWWWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1931-10-09 Mike Reyes WLDWWW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1931-09-11 Willie Rose LLLLWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1931-03-20 Benny Britt WLLWLW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1931-03-03 Jimmy Palumbo LLLWWW 22nd Engineers' Armory, New York DRAW
Points
1931-02-27 Benny Britt DWLLWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1931-01-17 Benny Tell LWDWLL 14th Regiment Armory, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
1931-01-09 Henry Schacter LDWWWW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-12-23 Frankie Johannes WWWLLL 22nd Engineers' Armory, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1930-12-12 Tony DeMeno WWWWLW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
KO
1930-11-29 Tony DeMeno DWWWWL 14th Regiment Armory, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1930-11-14 Benny Tell WWLWDW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-11-06 Johnny Fitzpatrick LWWWLD Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1930-10-10 Benny Tell WWWLWD 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1930-09-26 Ralph Farr DWLLLL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Technical knockout
1930-09-05 Frankie Johannes LLWWWW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-08-22 Artie Spiederman LLLWLL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Technical knockout
1930-08-14 Frank Kiely DWDLLW Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1930-07-31 Harry Carollo LWLL Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-07-24 Ralph Farr LLLDDW Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1930-06-20 Sammy Filby WLWDLW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn LOST
KO
1930-06-12 Willie Gold LDWLDW Armory, White Plains WIN
Points
1930-05-28 Frankie Miklos WWLLD 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-05-16 Frankie Anselm WWWWWW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn LOST
KO
1930-04-25 Young Archie WWLLWL 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-04-04 Harry Carollo LW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-03-12 Jimmy Howard WLWLWL 14th Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
KO
1930-02-21 Jack Silvers LW 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1930-01-31 Frenchy Barusso debut 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Technical knockout
1930-01-11 Jimmy Howard LWLWLW 14th Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points
1929-12-20 Harry Carollo debut 106th Infantry Regiment Armory, Brooklyn WIN
Points