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Bert Whitehurst

W L D
32 26 6
15 KOs 6 KOs
last 6


bouts 64
rounds 452
KOs 23%
 
global ID 10842
born 1931-12-22
death date1981-04-21 / age 49
debut1951-09-17 / age 19
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 0″   /   183cm
residence
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1962-11-02
200Joe Shelton1875 4 1
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:40
1962-06-27
195Bob Foster1768 0 0
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
Whitehurst was knocked down in the 1st round.
1962-06-06
198Mike DeJohn21041 10 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bill Regan 94-98   judges: Gus Jacobson 94-97, Carl Gardner 94-99
1962-04-23
201Eddie Machen194½40 4 1
Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Tommy Hart
1962-03-17
198½Federico Friso215½20 17 6
Palazzetto dello Sport, Bologna, Emilia Romagna, Italy
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1962-02-02
Rocco Mazzola27 10 3
Roma, Lazio, Italy
LDQ5/10
 L 
DQ
5/10
  
Whitehurst was disqualified by the referee for butting.
1961-06-29
194Santo Amonti18538 2 2
Brescia, Lombardia, Italy
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:05
1961-05-10
193Plinio Scarabellin194¾24 1 0
San Siro, Milan, Lombardia, Italy
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1961-03-24
191½Bonino Allevi20015 8 2
Roma, Lazio, Italy
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1961-02-24
Franco Cavicchi66 10 3
Roma, Lazio, Italy
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1961-01-13
Santo Amonti37 2 1
Roma, Lazio, Italy
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1960-11-14
193½Don Warner19510 2 2
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1960-11-01
194½Art Swiden19931 17 2
Palisades, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Buck McTiernan
1960-09-01
195½Giacomo Bozzano19625 1 0
San Siro, Milan, Lombardia, Italy
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1959-12-14
193½Lee Williams211¼9 0 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Bradley 90-98   judges: Joe Blumsack 92-99, Joe Santarpia 96-96
1959-09-30
192Tunney Hunsaker18616 4 1
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
referee: Ralph Adkins
1959-06-30
197¾Art Swiden194¼30 16 2
Stampede Corral, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Tom KennyGuy MorganCharlie Phillips
1959-04-24
198Ulli Ritter21118 2 1
Grugahalle, Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1959-03-10
197¼Dick Richardson202¼26 8 2
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1959-01-19
194Warnell Lester18013 3 1
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LMD12/12
 L 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Eddie Leonard
1958-12-29
192Art Swiden19828 15 2
Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Henry Ezor 97-95   judges: Skipper Cherry 98-93, Norman Levinson 100-93
1958-10-24
190Sonny Liston212½20 1 0
Arena, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Harry Kessler 37-50   judges: Howard Hess 40-50, Fred Connell 39-48
Whitehurst was knocked through the ropes, and was attempting to climb back into the ring as the final bell rang at the count of seven.
1958-09-14
193¾Ben Wise201¾8 8 1
Nya Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1958-07-15
Art Swiden28 13 1
Auditorium, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
DMD10/10
 D 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Gord Montagno 47-47   judges: George Thornton 49-47, Lloyd Kenny 47-47
1958-04-03
192Sonny Liston20516 1 0
Kiel Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1958-03-04
194½Archie Moore196½167 21 8
Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino, California, USA
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
referee: Tommy Hart 88-86   judges: Costello Cruz 86-87, John Thomas 86-89
Whitehurst was knocked down twice in the 10th round.
1958-01-17
196Harold Johnson17655 8 0
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Palmer 3-6   judges: Dick Albino 2-7, Harold McGrath 1-7
1957-10-01
187Bob Satterfield180½48 24 4
Sports Arena, Toledo, Ohio, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1957-04-30
191Wayne Bethea20414 6 2
Foot Guard Hall, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Billy Taylor 43-44
1957-04-06
191Garvin Sawyer18911 1 0
Arnold, Pennsylvania, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1956-12-08
191Harold Johnson17950 8 0
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1956-05-24
193½Sid Peaks215½41 17 0
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1955-07-05
193Johnny Summerlin19325 4 2
Motor City Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
Whitehurst was taken to the hospital after he collapsed in his dressing room following the bout.
1955-05-24
190Joe Lindsay190½27 7 2
Miami Beach, Florida, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1955-04-06
191Charles 'Kid' Saucer18722 7 1
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
time: 2:52
1955-03-01
185Joe Rowan17923 6 0
Arena, Trenton, New Jersey, USA
LKO1/8
 L 
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:02   referee: Joe Mangold
1955-02-14
191½Willie Wilson20619 4 0
Arcadia Ballroom, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1955-01-17
191¾Henry Hall18456 21 5
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1954-12-02
187½Dave Ragus20815 5 1
Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:50   referee: Milt Goldstein
1954-11-16
189½Embrel Davidson209½31 5 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
referee: Tom Briscoe 65-79   judges: Bill Appleton 65-79, Jack Aspery 68-79
1954-10-26
186Ed Sanders213½5 1 1
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mel Manning
1954-10-05
186½Ed Sanders2165 1 0
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Joe Zapustas 97-97   judges: Tom McNeeley Sr. 97-97, Harry Sundberg 98-95
Sanders survived an early pounding and rallied in the late rounds to gain a draw.
1954-06-07
186½Archie Moore189¼144 19 8
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
time: 1:09   referee: Mark Conn
1954-05-07
195Gene Jones208½46 10 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
time: 1:08   referee: Abe Simon
Referee Abe Simon stepped in and called a disputed halt.
1954-03-11
189Willie James204½17 5 1
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
1954-01-25
192½Sylvester Jones2158 3 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
Jones was knocked down once in the first round and once in the third round.
1953-12-11
186Gene Jones211½45 9 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1953-11-12
190Jimmy Vines2151 1 0
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W RTD3/10
 W  
RTD
3/10
  
Vines was unable to come out for the 4th round, due to a bad cut over his right eye. He was a substitute for Ted Lowry and was having just his fourth professional bout.
1953-10-01
189Jimmy Walker191½14 9 1
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1953-08-28
Al Schlimm21 0 0
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1953-06-30
185Tommy Jackson189½10 0 1
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1953-03-21
Willie James13 4 1
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LTKO3/10
 L 
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:48
1953-01-19
191Alex Brown200½1 0 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
time: 1:21
1952-09-23
189Walter Parker184½0 1 0
Municipal Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1952-06-26
Elkins Brothers28 8 1
Memorial Stadium, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
1952-06-16
Bob Smith13 28 5
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W KO2/5
 W  
KO
2/5
  
1952-04-30
Jesse Manigault5 3 1
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
1952-04-23
Charles 'Kid' Saucer5 3 1
Uline Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1952-04-02
Vern Turner3 3 0
Uline Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
From Washington newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1952-03-24
193½Charles 'Kid' Saucer1875 2 1
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W SD4/4
 W  
SD
4/4
  
1952-01-14
200Battling Monroe2108 17 2
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
From Baltimore newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1951-10-31
190Willie Simmons1971 0 0
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
From Baltimore newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1951-10-08
195Battling Monroe1988 16 2
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
From Baltimore newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1951-09-17
192Willie Summers192debut
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
From Baltimore newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
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