Born: Patrick Clifford Daley in Abercrave, Wales, on 17 Feb 1913

Boxed out of: Marylebone, London

Trainers: Professor Andrew Newton, Billy Matthews (late career)

Managers: Professor Newton, Andy Newton and Fred Austin (late career)

Fighting weights: flyweight, bantamweight, featherweight and lightweight (started his career well below flyweight)


'Nipper' the Book

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A biography of boxing's wonderboy Nipper Pat Daly, exploring his ring career, life and the times in which he boxed.

With rare photos, detailed fight analysis and extracts from Nipper Pat's personal (previously unpublished) memoirs, the book resurrects the extraordinary times of an extraordinary boxer, and offers a unique insight into the boxing world of the 1920s and '30s.