PHILLY BOXING HISTORY

Ring Record - George Benton  

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GEORGE BENTON
62-13-1 / 37 KO
 YEAR DATE OPPONENT RESULT SITE VENUE RELICS
 1949 Jul. 18 Chico Wade KO1 Philadelphia Toppi Stadium  
  Aug. 8 Whitman Dorsch W4 Philadelphia Toppi Stadium  
  Nov. 3 Dave Peters TKO5 Philadelphia The Met  
  Nov. 21 Harold Alle W6 Holyoke, MA Valley Arena  
 1950 Jan. 5 Gene Landers W6 Philadelphia Met  
  Feb. 2 Bucky Slocum W6 Philadelphia Met  
  May 15 Frank Gubas TKO2 New Haven, CT Arena  
  Jun 5 Al Mobley L6 Philadelphia Municipal Stadium  
 1951 Feb. 6 Al Niang TKO2 Trenton Arena  
  Mar. 5 Billy Whye W6 Philadelphia Arena  
  Apr. 16 Jeston Arnold W8 Philadelphia Arena  
  Apr. 19 Jimmy Moore KO1 Philadelphia Met  
  Jun. 11 Van Butler W6 Philadelphia Toppi Stadium  
  Jul. 2 Emmett Norris TKO6 Philadelphia Toppi Stadium  
  Aug. 24 Buddy Newly KO2 Atlantic City Convention Hall  
  Oct. 11 Georgie Johnson KO5 Atlantic City    
  Nov. 29 Chuck Goldsby KO3 Philadelphia Met  
 1952 Jan. 10 Holly Mims W8 Philadelphia Met  
  Mar. 21 Bobby Rosado KO4 New York Madison Square TICKET
          Garden (MSG)  
  Mar. 26 Moses Ward KO5 Chicago Chicago Stadium  
  Jun. 5 Jackie Burke KO6 Philadelphia Municipal Stadium POSTER,
            PROGRAM,
            TICKET
  Dec. 8 Leroy Coleman KO3 Trenton Arena  
  Dec. 23 Charlie Joseph W10 Miami Beach Miami Beach  
          Auditorium  
 1953 Jan. 20 Bobby Lee TKO6 Miami Beach Miami Beach  
          Auditorium  
  Jan. 27 Lester Felton W8 Philadelphia Arena  
  Mar. 24 Joe Blackwood L10 Miami Beach Miami Beach  
          Auditorium  
  Jul. 23 Chuck Goldsby W8 Philadelphia Toppi Stadium  
  Aug. 13 Jimmy Franklin KO6 Philadelphia Toppi Stadium  
  Dec. 28 Bobby Jones W10 Brooklyn Eastern Parkway PHOTO
          Arena  
 1954 Apr. 27 Kid Charolito W10 Miami Beach Miami Beach  
          Auditorium  
  May 14 Leroy Coleman D8 New York MSG  
 1955 May 2 Joe Dorsey TKO7 New Orleans Coliseum  
  Sep. 30 Clarence Hinnant W8 Philadelphia Cambria  
  Oct 21 Clarence Hinnant W8 Philadelphia Cambria  
 1956 Aug. 2 Henry Ray KO2 Charlotte, NC    
 1957   Inactive     --  
 1958 Apr. 16 Archie Whitfield TKO6 Chicago Chicago Stadium  
  Jun. 12 Slim Jim Robinson KO4 Philadelphia Connie Mack POSTER
          Stadium  
  Jul. 7 Willie Dockery L10 New York St. Nicholas Arena  
  Aug. 26 Charlie Josephs W10 New Orleans Coliseum  
  Nov. 17 Charlie Josephs L10 New Orleans Coliseum  
 1959 Feb. 16 Young Beau Jack KO1 Philadelphia Convention Hall  
  May 18 Bobby Boyd W10 Philadelphia Arena  
  Jul. 15 Holly Mims L10 Miami Beach Miami Beach PHOTO, PHOTO
          Auditorium  
  Oct. 26 Henry Hank L10 New Orleans Municipal Aud.  
  Dec. 10 Gene Washington KO10 Philadelphia Alhambra  
 1960 Oct. 18 Freddie Little W10 New Orleans Municipal Aud.  
  Nov. 2 John McCormack L10 Glasgow Ice Rink  
 1961 Nov. 3 Chico Corsey TKO3 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
 1962 Feb. 8 Joe Louis Adair KO4 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
  Mar. 5 Eddie Thompson TKO8 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
  Apr. 12 Rudolph Bent KO2 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
  May 28 Jesse Smith W10 Philadelphia Convention Hall  
  Aug. 6 Joey Giardello W10 Philadelphia Convention Hall PHOTO
  Nov. 19 Allen Harmon KO9 Philadelphia Arena PROGRAM
 1963 Mar. 7 Clarence Alford KO3 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
  Apr. 4 Clarence Riley TKO6 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
  May 25 Rubin Carter L10 New York MSG  
  Jul. 20 Allen Thomas W10 New York MSG  
  Aug. 31 Johnny Smith KO2 Los Angeles Olympic  
          Auditorium  
  Nov. 19 Johnny Morris L12 Pittsburgh Civic Arena  
    (For PA State 160 Title)        
 1964 Mar. 16 Ernie Burford KO4 Philadelphia Arena TICKET
  May 18 Johnny Morris W12 Philadelphia Arena TICKET
    (Won PA State 160 Title)        
  Nov. 30 Jimmy Ellis W10 Philadelphia Arena  
 1965 Apr. 12 Larry Barrett TKO7 Philadelphia Philadelphia A.C.  
 1966 Mar. 7 Luis Rodriguez TKO'd 9 Philadelphia Arena PHOTO
  Aug. 25 Milo Calhoun L10 Portland, ME Exposition Bldg.  
  Dec. 5 Bennie Briscoe TKO'd 10 Philadelphia Arena PHOTO
 1967 Oct. 2 Dick Young KO4 Philadelphia Arena POSTER
  Nov. 9 Hilton Whitaker KO8 Philadelphia Arena  
 1968 Mar. 11 Oscar Freeman KO2 Philadelphia Arena  
  Apr. 15 Danny Garcia TKO2 Philadelphia Arena  
  Sep. 24 Bobby Warthem TKO1 Philadelphia Arena TICKET
 1969 May 1 Juarez de Lima W10 Philadelphia Arena  
 1970 Jan. 13 David Beckles KO1 Philadelphia Blue Horizon POSTER
  Mar. 25 Eddie Owens W10 Philadelphia Blue Horizon  
  Apr. 4 Juarez de Lima L10 New York Felt Forum  
             

 

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