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Bernie Taylor

W L D
37 4 1
14 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 42
rounds 287
KOs 33%
 
global ID 114630
born 1936-01-01
debut1958-05-30 / age 22
divisionfeatherweight
residence
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
birth place
Gumtree, Free State, South Africa

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1965-09-10
126Andries Steyn1253 0 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
LRTD6/12
 L 
RTD
6/12
  
South African featherweight title
1965-05-22
130Eddie Ludick1299 7 2
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1964-11-09
131¼Attie Stander1418 3 0
Green Point Track, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1964-07-25
131¾Mannie Agrella137¼2 0 0
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
1964-06-13
Tollie Pretorius7 1 0
City Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Andy Malloch
Pretorius overweight for SA Featherweight Title challenge. Non-Title fight.
1964-05-29
132½Arthur Woolf137½2 5 0
Y Club, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1964-04-03
132Arthur Woolf1332 4 0
City Hall, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1964-02-29
125Rudy Oosthuize1273 10 0
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1964-02-14
128Johnny Howard13016 11 5
Icedrome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1964-01-17
128Johnny Howard16 10 5
Hartleyvale Stadium, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1963-11-29
Raymond Becker7 4 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W RTD8/12
 W  
RTD
8/12
  
1963-11-02
Tollie Pretorius6 0 0
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W RTD9/12
 W  
RTD
9/12
  
South African featherweight title
1963-09-07
Anibal Angelo7 13 3
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1963-05-03
126Raymond Becker1256 2 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
South African featherweight title
1962-10-27
125½Anibal Angelo129¼4 8 2
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1962-08-03
125¼Eddie Ludick123¼7 4 1
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W TKO11/12
 W  
TKO
11/12
  
referee: Bernie Smethurst
South African featherweight title
1962-06-30
125Tiger Sheke Mpoto1236 5 0
Showgrounds, Lusaka, Zambia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1962-02-02
124Raymond Becker125¼2 0 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W RTD6/12
 W  
RTD
6/12
  
referee: Bernie Smethurst
South African featherweight title
Dislocated shoulder
1961-10-27
Rudy Oosthuize2 8 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1961-09-16
Stoffel Steyn2 0 0
Icedrome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
LKO1/6
 L 
KO
1/6
  
1961-09-05
126Stoffel Steyn1311 0 0
City Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1961-08-04
125Dolf Hoffman1402 4 0
Amphitheatre, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1961-07-17
Ken Moller2 8 1
Icedrome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W KO5/8
 W  
KO
5/8
  
1961-05-27
Steve Fleischmann8 7 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1961-05-20
125Steve Fleischmann1338 6 0
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1961-04-08
125Rudy Oosthuize1242 6 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W RTD9/12
 W  
RTD
9/12
  
vacant South African featherweight title
1960-10-01
132½Mickey Ravell136¾4 2 0
Technical College Gym, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1960-07-16
126Phil Kleynhans124½8 1 1
Icedrome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
1960-05-18
125Hennie Snyman1205 1 0
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1960-04-16
Les Franks4 2 0
Icedrome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1960-03-17
127½Ron Jones127½14 11 3
Seymour Hall, Marylebone, London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
Boxing News 25/3/60
1960-03-01
126½Johnny Howard125¾12 8 3
Town Hall, Shoreditch, London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
Boxing News 4/3/60
1960-02-11
127¼Hugh O'Neill123¾6 2 0
Queensway Hall, Paddington, London, United Kingdom
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Harry Gibbs
Boxing News 19/2/60
1959-12-05
117¼Freddie Gilroy116¼19 0 0
Kings Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
LKO5/15
 L 
KO
5/15
  
referee: Frank Wilson
Commonwealth (British Empire) bantamweight title
1959-08-07
Ken Moller1 0 0
Ice Drome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1959-07-18
124Les Smith118½3 2 0
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1959-05-30
117¼Dennis Adams11512 9 0
Ice Drome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
South African bantamweight title
1959-02-02
119¾Les Smith117½1 1 0
City Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1958-09-24
123¼Phil Kleynhans125½debut
City Hall, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1958-07-25
122½Teuns van Rooyen1304 4 1
Icedrome, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1958-06-30
124¼Dawie Morris123¾4 2 1
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1958-05-30
122½Boet Stander1162 3 0
Jan Smuts Stadium, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
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