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Brian Curvis

W L D
37 4 0
22 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 41
rounds 333
KOs 54%
 
global ID 11389
aliasBrian Nancurvis
born 1937-08-14
death date2012-01-09 / age 74
debut1959-06-02 / age 21
divisionwelterweight
stancesouthpaw
residence
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
birth place
Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1966-09-12
148Des Rea148½12 3 1
Market Hall, Carmarthen, Wales, United Kingdom
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Billy Jones
1966-04-25
146½Jean Josselin14735 1 1
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
LRTD14/15
 L 
RTD
14/15
  
vacant EBU (European) welterweight title
1966-02-22
146¼Tito Marshall148½34 10 3
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1966-01-11
147½Jose Stable15026 5 2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
referee: Bill Williams
A bad cut over Stable's left eye, led to the stoppage.
1965-11-25
144½Sammy McSpadden144½27 6 1
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
W TKO12/15
 W  
TKO
12/15
  
referee: Bill Williams
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
BBBofC British welterweight title
1965-09-23
146Isaac Logart147½69 30 9
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
W RTD6/10
 W  
RTD
6/10
  
referee: D.S. Davies
Curvis punished Logart heavily and after he went to his corner at the end of the sixth round his manager "asked for permission to retire him."
1965-04-03
145½Willie Ludick146¼15 1 0
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Andy Malloch
Boxing News 9/4/65
1965-02-23
146¼Gaspar Ortega148½131 33 6
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Bill Williams
1965-01-20
145¾Vince Shomo14912 7 1
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News 29/1/65
1964-09-22
145½Emile Griffith145½41 5 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
WBC World welterweight title
WBA World welterweight title
1964-07-28
145¼Johnny Cooke145¾26 8 2
Coney Beach Arena, Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom
W TKO5/15
 W  
TKO
5/15
  
referee: Harry Gibbs
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
BBBofC British welterweight title
1964-03-24
146Dave Charnley14647 10 1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Hart
1963-07-09
146½Sugar Cliff14724 1 2
Maindy Stadium, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News 12/7/63
1963-06-11
145¾Maurice Auzel14944 18 3
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
referee: Jack Hart
Boxing News 14/6/63
1963-02-12
145Tony Smith14430 7 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO9/15
 W  
TKO
9/15
  
time: 1:21   referee: Eugene Henderson
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
BBBofC British welterweight title
1962-10-16
145¾Guy Sumlin14722 7 1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1962-09-11
146¼Ralph Dupas148¼95 16 6
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W DQ6/12
 W  
DQ
6/12
  
time: 2:58   referee: Tommy Little
Dupas was knocked down in the 1st round. Dupas was disqualified for repeated holding as well as shoving Curvis, when they broke from clinches.
1962-04-10
147¼Guy Sumlin147¾21 6 1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
1962-02-20
144¾Tony Mancini145¼30 3 4
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO5/15
 W  
TKO
5/15
  
time: 2:47   referee: Eugene Henderson
BBBofC British welterweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
1961-10-31
145¼Mick Leahy14637 9 3
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W KO8/15
 W  
KO
8/15
  
time: 2:10
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
BBBofC British welterweight title
1961-08-28
Maurice Devillers5 6 2
Market Hall, Carmarthen, Wales, United Kingdom
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
1961-05-08
146Wally Swift146½25 4 1
Ice Rink, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
BBBofC British welterweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
1961-03-21
Luis Folledo43 1 1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1961-01-31
Rino Borra17 2 1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1960-11-21
144¾Wally Swift146¾24 3 1
Ice Rink, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
BBBofC British welterweight title
1960-09-13
145Johnny Gorman148½28 15 1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
1960-08-29
10Emile Vlaemynck149½6 4 2
Coney Beach Arena, Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
Boxing News 2/9/60
1960-05-09
146½George Barnes14642 18 4
Vetch Field, Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Jack Hart
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
1960-03-29
144Michel Lombardet14539 9 6
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
Boxing News 1/4/60
1960-03-21
147Peter Sharpe14728 12 0
Market Hall, Carmarthen, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News 25/3/60
1960-02-24
145½Albert Carroll148½34 10 1
Sophia Gardens Pavilion, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: D.S. Davies
Boxing News 4/3/60
1960-02-09
144¾Terry Burnett145½17 7 2
Streatham Ice Rink, Streatham, London, United Kingdom
W TKO8/8
 W  
TKO
8/8
  
referee: Bill Williams
Boxing News 12/2/60
1960-01-11
143½Paddy Graham14730 14 1
Free Trade Hall, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
Boxing News 15/1/60
1959-11-03
Ron Richardson31 22 3
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
1959-10-14
Ron Jackson10 4 1
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1959-09-15
Reg Fisher23 11 2
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
1959-08-26
144Jack Burley14310 9 1
Coney Beach Arena, Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 2:58
1959-08-08
144Bob Roberts1466 16 0
Welfare Ground, Ebbw Vale, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1959-07-14
143½Peter Cobblah144½13 21 0
Ynys Field, Aberdare, Wales, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Joe Morgan
1959-06-24
143Terry Banning1428 17 1
Coney Beach Arena, Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
referee: D.S. Davies
Banning was down three times in second.
1959-06-02
143½Harry Haydock14417 9 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
Pro debut for Curvis.
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