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Ruby Goldstein

W L D
54 6 0
38 KOs 6 KOs
last 6


bouts 60
rounds 219
KOs 63%
 
global ID 12329
aliasJewel of the Ghetto
born 1907-10-07
death date1984-04-23 / age 76
debut1924-12-30 / age 17
divisionwelterweight
height5′ 4½″   /   164cm
residence
New York, New York, USA
other rolesReferee  Judge  

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1937-08-10
Kid Bon Bon27 23 2
Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1937-07-23
141Jimmy Armstrong138debut
Boardwalk Arena, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1937-02-22
139½Fred Fitzsimmons136½0 0 1
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1937-02-08
141Willie Cheatum1424 8 0
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
Goldstein's first bout after a three year retirement.
1933-09-11
144½Herman Perlick14716 36 5
Fugazy Bowl, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
1933-09-05
141Paolo Villa13926 33 7
Fugazy Bowl, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 2:36   referee: Young Otto
Stopped to save Villa from further punishment.
1932-12-10
140½Willie Hines13533 28 9
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
1932-08-11
142Sol Fischer147debut
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1932-08-05
141Mike Prevetti142½4 4 1
Long Beach Stadium, Long Beach, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 0:38
1932-07-28
142Mike Esposito14235 18 7
Long Beach Stadium, Long Beach, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1932-07-22
142Ralph Landis14714 20 9
Long Beach Stadium, Long Beach, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 0:53
1932-04-29
144Dick Sisk13922 2 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LTKO2/6
 L 
TKO
2/6
  
"Goldstein was down three times for counts of nine before a fourth knockdown caused the referee to award Sisk a technical knockout." New York Times
1931-11-02
143Jay Macedon14513 8 7
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
LKO7/10
 L 
KO
7/10
  
Goldstein was knocked down by right hands in the 6th and 7th rounds.
1931-07-09
142Danny Cooney14427 15 11
Dreamland Park, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 0:44
New York Times
1930-12-23
148Willie Garafola147¼39 21 5
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1930-09-10
145Jack Zivic14939 27 4
Henderson's Bowl, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1930-08-25
147Joe Trabon14021 15 0
Dexter Park Arena, Woodhaven, Queens, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1929-12-13
144½Jimmy McLarnin14443 6 3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LKO2/10
 L 
KO
2/10
  
referee: Lou Magnolia
1929-10-21
142½Joe Reno144½19 24 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
referee: Arthur Donovan
One of the many bouts featuring Jewish boxers who were fighting on behalf of the "Palestine Relief Fund." Nearly 20,000 contributors paid $101,000 to attend.
1929-09-24
143Freddie Mueller14549 16 3
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Patsy Haley
1929-08-16
141Joey Kaufman137½31 41 16
Coney Island Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1929-08-02
143½Cuddy DeMarco149½74 39 18
Coney Island Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
referee: Patsy Haley
1929-07-12
143Billy Drako146½51 41 12
Playland Stadium, Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1929-05-02
Gene Johnson5 8 0
Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1928-11-19
139Al Bryant137½15 11 2
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
Goldstein's first scheduled 10-rounder in New York, following his 21st birthday.
1928-07-31
140Al Bryant13814 7 2
Velodrome, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1928-01-31
140¼Danny Cooney141½20 8 6
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1927-12-19
139Ray Mitchell139½29 24 4
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1927-06-15
138½Sid Terris13382 4 2
Polo Grounds, New York, New York, USA
LKO1/6
 L 
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:47
Goldstein floored Terris for a nine count with a right. As Goldstein went in to finish him, he was a caught by a right hand that put him down for the count.
1927-05-13
136½Jimmy Goodrich13965 18 14
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Billy 'Kid' McPartland
1927-05-02
138Johnny Ceccoli13727 17 9
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1927-04-14
137¼Jimmy Sacco134½61 27 23
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1927-03-29
137¼Pete Petrolle137¼16 16 3
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
This was the fastest knockout in Goldstein's career, and one of the fastest in the history of the Pioneer Club. Hardly a dozen punches were thrown by the two boxers, two of them were rights to the jaw of Petrolle which floored him in 45 seconds. New York Times
1927-03-21
137¾Sig Keppen13826 24 10
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1926-11-23
138Mickey Travers43 34 13
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 2:10
1926-09-24
Billy Alger52 22 26
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco, California, USA
LTKO6/8
 L 
TKO
6/8
  
Goldstein suffered a badly sprained ankle, ending the fight when he failed to come out for 6th
1926-06-25
134½Ace Hudkins13536 8 11
Coney Island Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LKO4/6
 L 
KO
4/6
  
referee: Patsy Haley
1926-05-17
136½Tony Vaccarelli13731 6 3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO6/6
 W  
TKO
6/6
  
time: 1:08   referee: Patsy Haley
1926-05-11
136Ray Mitchell135½20 17 2
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1926-04-16
136¾Pep O'Brien13618 17 4
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1926-02-16
135Billy Pollock13618 7 7
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
referee: Billy 'Kid' McPartland
1926-02-05
Johnny Ceccoli22 7 7
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1926-01-04
Harry Carlson53 31 11
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO6/6
 W  
TKO
6/6
  
1925-12-29
135Georgie Day13418 11 15
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1925-12-01
133Bud Dempsey13022 26 5
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-10-21
130Earl Baird12719 33 28
Manhattan Casino, New York, New York, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 2:50
A towel was tossed into the ring.
1925-10-02
129Red Cap Wilson12940 41 8
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-08-04
127¼Jackie Coburn127¼22 9 12
Coney Island Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-07-23
127¾Joe Malone12510 3 5
Velodrome, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-07-06
128Frankie Albano126½25 10 4
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1925-06-16
126½Freddie Jacks12977 68 13
Coney Island Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-06-01
127Earl Gray1220 4 0
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1925-05-20
127Spencer Gardner12620 17 7
Manhattan Casino, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-04-29
128Harry Nelson127¾6 10 7
Manhattan Casino, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1925-03-25
126½Augie Pisano127½35 26 13
Manhattan Casino, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
This was the only meeting between Goldstein and Pisano. They did not fight on January 8, 1926, as was shown here previously.
1925-03-10
126Harry Herron1262 8 2
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1925-03-02
125½Joe Eppy128½7 29 8
Lenox A.C., New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1925-02-10
126½Irving Shapiro1289 6 1
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1925-01-20
125Eddie Markat1292 3 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
1924-12-30
Al Vano4 5 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
This fight did not occur on January 1, 1925, as has sometimes been shown.
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