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Roger Rouse

W L D
38 23 5
19 KOs 9 KOs
last 6


bouts 66
rounds 495
KOs 29%
 
global ID 10862
born 1934-06-03
death date1999-03-07 / age 64
debut1958-04-09 / age 23
divisionlight heavyweight
height5′ 11″   /   180cm
reach
73½″   /   187cm
residence
Opportunity, Montana, USA
birth place
Anaconda, Montana, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1972-05-05
Karl-Heinz Klein19 8 3
Eisstadion, Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
Rouse knocked down twice in the 4th round, and once in the 5th round.
1972-03-24
171Len Hutchins17410 1 1
Read Fieldhouse, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1972-02-28
180Richie Kates17717 0 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:28
Rouse knocked down twice in the 5th round.
1971-12-03
172Rudiger Schmidtke17821 3 3
Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1971-11-13
172Pierre Fourie169¾31 1 1
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Rouse was knocked down in the 3rd round.
1971-10-05
174Chris Finnegan16917 2 1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:40   referee: James Brimmell
1971-08-10
Brian Kelly29 6 0
Assembly Hall, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
Rouse was knocked down in the 7th round.
1971-06-24
172Andy Kendall17532 8 7
Multnomah County Expo Center, Portland, Oregon, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:58   referee: James Cassidy
Pacific Northwest Light Heavyweight Title
1971-05-22
172Ray White173½21 9 2
Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Lee Grossman 0-10   judges: Rudy Jordan 3-7, Chuck Hassett 1-8
1971-05-10
Billy Marsh51 75 15
Anaconda, Montana, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1971-05-07
Billy Marsh51 74 15
Minidome, Pocatello, Idaho, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Dale Trumbo 99-95   judges: Mike Divin 100-92, Bobby McCullom 100-93
1971-02-24
175½Hill Chambers1733 7 1
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Mike Kaplan   judges: Mike Petrovich 48-45, Bill Kipp 47-45, Art Lurie 45-47
1970-11-25
Billy Wagner22 2 1
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1970-11-07
176Vicente Rondon17828 5 1
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1970-07-09
174Andy Kendall17528 6 6
Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, Washington, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Pat McMurtry 98-98   judges: Sam Heller 94-99, Clay Nixon 96-99
1970-04-04
173½Bob Foster17439 4 0
Adams Field House, Missoula, Montana, USA
LTKO4/15
 L 
TKO
4/15
  
WBC World light heavyweight title
WBA World light heavyweight title
Rouse was knocked down four times, and was not allowed out for the 4th round.
1969-12-18
173Larry Buck17318 1 3
Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, Washington, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jimmy Rondeau 98-93   judges: Fiore Pignataro 95-92, Pat McMurtry 97-93
Buck was knocked down once in the 4th, 6th, and 10th rounds.
1969-05-19
171½Eddie Jones17213 7 0
Convention Hall, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LRTD8/10
 L 
RTD
8/10
  
1969-04-23
172½Ron Wilson168½25 4 3
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
Wilson was unable to answer the bell for the seventh round.
1969-03-26
174Jimmy Rossette17414 4 0
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1969-03-05
176Eddie Parotte182½5 7 2
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
Rouse was knocked down in the eighth round.
1968-09-09
177Bob Foster17732 4 0
Coliseum, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:34   referee: Joe Bunsa
Bout was stopped on cuts
1968-07-03
172Andy Kendall17321 3 4
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Bill O'Neill 98-98   judges: Billy McFarland 99-97, James R. Shea 96-99
1967-11-17
174½Dick Tiger168¾56 17 3
Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO12/15
 L 
TKO
12/15
  
time: 0:36   referee: Jimmy Olivas   judges: Harold Buck 46-51, Anthony Smercina 46-51, Ralph Mosa 44-53
WBC World light heavyweight title
WBA World light heavyweight title
Rouse was knocked down once in the 9th, 10th, and 12th rounds.
1967-06-22
174½Bobby Rascon17433 11 1
Adams Field House, Missoula, Montana, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Gene Fullmer 100-89 100-90 100-88
Rascon was knocked down twice in the 1st and once in the 4th
1967-04-15
173½Henry Hank18257 23 4
Adams Field House, Missoula, Montana, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: George Chuvalo 99-93   judges: Billy McFarland 100-93, James R. Shea 99-94
1967-02-11
181Dave Russell1807 16 3
Missoula, Montana, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1966-11-03
174Eddie Cotton17452 21 2
Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, Washington, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Fred Apostoli 116-116   judges: Whitey Domstad 118-113, Jimmy Rondeau 117-115
1966-09-09
174½Leslie Borden17514 7 2
Adams Field House, Missoula, Montana, USA
W TKO12/12
 W  
TKO
12/12
  
time: 2:58   referee: Lew Eskin
North American Light Heavyweight Title Borden was knocked down six times during the bout.
1966-06-20
173½Rudolph Bent163½39 43 4
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
referee: Joe Simonich
Bent was saved by bell end of 4th but counted out on his stool start of 5th
1966-05-03
173Don Turner1627 8 0
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
time: 1:46   referee: Joe Simonich
1965-10-23
174Eddie Cotton174½50 19 2
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W RTD7/10
 W  
RTD
7/10
  
referee: Joe Simonich
Cotton's manager George Chemeres asked for the fight to be stopped, due to bad cuts over Cotton's left eye. Rouse led by combined scores of 210-191 on the judges scorecards.
1965-08-13
171Eddie Cotton174½49 19 1
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Joe Simonich 98-98   judges: Al Lodell 92-98, James R. Shea 96-95
1965-05-17
179George Gaston1775 0 0
Boise, Idaho, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:59   referee: Jim Nally
Bout was stopped due to a cut right eye suffered by Gaston.
1965-04-05
172½Henry Hank17656 20 4
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bob Mitchell 2-7   judges: Leonard Morrow 0-6, Rudy Ortega 3-6
Rouse was knocked down in the 6th round.
1965-02-23
172Clarence James1649 4 1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W MD12/12
 W  
MD
12/12
  
referee: Frankie Carter 5-5   judges: Elmer Costa 6-5, Rudy Ortega 6-4
USA California State light heavyweight title
1964-12-11
169Frank Lujan173½debut
Memorial Gymnasium, Anaconda, Montana, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 0:50   referee: Joe Simonich
1964-11-23
171½Johnny Persol16912 1 1
Memorial Gymnasium, Anaconda, Montana, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:41
1964-10-12
172Leroy Smith1780 1 0
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Simonich
1964-09-14
172Sid Carter17212 3 0
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Simonich 96-86   judges: Ray Cole 100-90, Billy McFarland 100-91
Carter was knocked down in the 2nd round.
1964-07-14
173½Sonny Miles17412 3 0
San Jose, California, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Rudy Ortega 9-2   judges: Elmer Costa 11-1, Abe Cohen 8-0
vacant USA California State light heavyweight title
1964-02-11
175½Hank Casey17329 5 6
San Jose, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Tony Bosnich 2-4
1963-11-19
172Dean Bogany17426 9 4
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
LTKO7/12
 L 
TKO
7/12
  
referee: Frankie Carter
USA California State light heavyweight title
The bout was stopped due to a badly broken nose suffered by Rouse. Oakland Tribune
1963-10-29
Frank Niblett7 11 5
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1963-08-29
171Dean Bogany17726 9 3
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
DTD5/10
 D 
TD
5/10
  
1963-05-27
170Sonny Miles17311 2 0
Kezar Pavilion, San Francisco, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Abe Cohen 5-1
1963-04-15
170Frank Niblett1687 10 5
Kezar Pavilion, San Francisco, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Jack Downey 8-0
1963-03-25
170Chuck Leslie1715 0 0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
Leslie was knocked down in the 1st and 7th round.
1962-10-20
168Larry McGee1711 3 1
Memorial Coliseum, Portland, Oregon, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1962-08-18
171Sid Carter170½9 1 0
Sports Arena, Tacoma, Washington, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1960-04-07
165Perry Hicks1641 8 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1960-03-11
166½Harold Simmons166½6 0 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LUD6/6
 L 
UD
6/6
  
1959-03-05
162James Jackson1611 2 0
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 2:14
1959-02-17
165Ernie Gipson1629 5 0
Centennial Exposition Pavilion, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1959-02-12
163Johnny Heard1676 4 1
Civic Auditorium, Seattle, Washington, USA
W SD6/6
 W  
SD
6/6
  
1959-01-20
165Cleo Frazier16418 4 6
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
Frazier was down from the 1st punch in the fight.
1958-11-19
170Cal Houston1666 3 3
Cow Palace, Daly City, California, USA
W SD8/8
 W  
SD
8/8
  
1958-10-02
168Cal Houston1656 3 2
Anchorage High School Gym, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1958-09-17
Bob Peacock0 3 1
Armory, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1958-08-22
165Joe Neal1649 18 5
Memorial Gymnasium, Anaconda, Montana, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:35   referee: Billy Matelich
1958-08-01
164Candy Lee1641 2 0
Memorial Gymnasium, Anaconda, Montana, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:40   referee: Billy Matelich
1958-06-24
164Joe Louis III17612 10 2
Memorial Gymnasium, Anaconda, Montana, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Horace DwyerJack Lodell
1958-06-16
Billy Ricks1702 8 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
Ricks quit, complaining of a sore arm.
1958-05-19
165Tiger Al Jackson1719 23 6
Coliseum, Spokane, Washington, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 2:19
1958-04-22
167Joe Neal1669 15 5
Coliseum, Spokane, Washington, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
Neal was knocked down in the 2nd round
1958-04-09
167Billy Ricks1752 6 1
Cow Palace, Daly City, California, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
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