Tag Archives: Dizzy Davis

Rod Fenton Pins The Italian Count

The Borger Daily Herald – November 14, 1939

That canny Canadian, Rod Fenton proved his mastery here at the Arena last night in winning a main event bout over Count Antonio Marino, the swarthy Italian.

Fenton took the third and deciding fall in the match in which Marino substituted for Red Shadow who has an injured shoulder. Continue reading

Krauser Pins Garibaldi In Match At White City

Chicago Tribune – November 5, 1940

Karol Krauser tossed Ralph Garibaldi with a series of flying tackles in 27 minutes and 9 seconds in the White City arena last night. Tarzan White, Cardinal football player, threw Dizzy Davis. Other results: Continue reading

Coleman Pins Dizzy Davis At Rainbo

Chicago Tribune – January 16, 1941

Abe Coleman, New York Jewish heavyweight, won his third Chicago match in recent weeks when he defeated Dizzy Davis last night in 16:04 in the Rainbo Fronton Arena. Davis conceded the fall when Coleman applied a full Nelson hold.

Silverstein Pins Coleman On Rainbo Mat

Chicago Tribune – January 30, 1941

Ruffy Silverstein pinned Abe Coleman with a back body press in 31 minutes and 4 seconds last night in the Rainbo Fronton Arena before more than 2,000 fans. Other results:

Dizzy Davis and Mike London drew (30:00).

Paul Bozzell threw Gene Bowman (10:12).

Frankie Hill downed Rufus Jones (18:00).