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Dick Wagner

W L D
33 20 5
22 KOs 5 KOs
last 6


bouts 58
rounds 335
KOs 38%
 
global ID 11802
born 1926-10-19
death date2006-09-08 / age 79
debut1945-07-06 / age 18
divisionlight heavyweight
stanceorthodox
residence
Oregon City, Oregon, USA
birth place
Toppenish, Washington, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1953-12-14
177Floyd Patterson1688 0 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LTKO5/8
 L 
TKO
5/8
  
time: 2:29   referee: George Walsh
Wagner was knocked down twice in the 3rd and once in the 5th.
1953-04-13
175½Floyd Patterson166½5 0 0
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
1953-02-14
173Joey DeJohn165½70 11 2
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse, New York, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:44   referee: Barney Felix
Wagner was knocked down near the end of the 2nd round. DeJohn was knocked down twice in the 4th round.
1952-11-05
175Lalu Sabotin17421 5 0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jackie Davis 7-3   judges: John Sayanek 8-2, Charley Bill 6-4
1952-05-06
Bobby Wise2 7 2
Pacific Livestock Pavilion, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
referee: Eddie Volk
Wise was knocked down three times in the 4th round.
1952-03-19
173Danny Nardico17734 7 4
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jackie Davis 4-6   judges: Herb Williams 4-5, Charley Bill 3-5
Wagner was down twice
1951-04-27
172Dan Bucceroni17831 2 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
Wagner down three times
1951-03-02
171Jack Nelson18011 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W KO6/8
 W  
KO
6/8
  
time: 0:32
1950-11-03
166½Bob Murphy17349 3 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LRTD1/10
 L 
RTD
1/10
  
Wagner who was down in the 1st, could not come out for the 2nd due to a torn artery in his mouth
1950-05-19
170Tiberio Mitri16147 1 3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Barney Felix 1-9   judges: Artie Aidala 1-9, Charley Shortell 1-9
1950-02-03
168Jake LaMotta17073 14 3
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USA
LTKO9/10
 L 
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:40   referee: Clarence Rosen
Wagner tired himself out in an all-out attempt to stop LaMotta in round four. After that he took a bad beating, but fought back gamely. "11,400 fans, who paid a gross of $25,902.52, stood up and gave both lads a great hand for an excellent slugging bee." (The Ring, May 1950, page 59.
1949-12-30
170Nick Barone17537 5 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Joseph 4-6   judges: Dave Stewart 4-6, Arthur Schwartz 3-6
1949-12-06
169½Chuck Hunter161½41 14 1
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1949-10-07
170Nick Barone174½35 4 1
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Lou Handler
One judge had it 53-47 points for Wagner. The other officials scored the fight 51-49 and 52-48 for Barone. It was an exciting battle.
1949-06-20
169½Artie Levine17052 14 5
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
time: 0:18   referee: Jackie Davis
1949-04-11
171Artie Levine16852 13 5
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Jackie Davis 6-4   judges: John Sayanek 7-3, Herb Williams 4-5
1949-03-10
170Billy Fox17147 6 1
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W TKO6/11
 W  
TKO
6/11
  
time: 2:14   referee: Jackie Davis
1949-02-22
171Billy Fox17547 5 1
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 0:48   referee: Don Gonzalez
1949-01-31
171½Chubby Wright17119 19 2
Town Hall, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
The bout was stopped due to a badly swollen right eye suffered by Wagner.
1949-01-03
171½Red Arrow1659 13 1
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 1:51   referee: Abe Simon
1948-11-15
172½Davey Feld178¾35 17 3
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 2:49
1948-10-19
172Johnny Williams1782 2 0
Arena, Trenton, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 1:10   referee: Joe Mangold
1948-09-23
171½Dan Bucceroni17513 0 0
Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1948-06-10
173Tom McKeagney17015 17 3
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
referee: Jim Crowley 4-6   judges: Charlie Rosen 3-5, Bobby Dawson 5-3
1948-05-06
171Tom McKeagney17015 17 2
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1948-03-23
166Rudy Richardson15619 5 0
Park Arena, Bronx, New York, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
time: 2:50
1948-03-12
169Jesse Jenkins16222 0 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1948-02-20
168½Reuben Jones168½24 5 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1947-12-19
169½Reuben Jones169½23 4 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-12-06
171½Freddie McManus1775 9 1
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-11-22
173Luther McMillan171½13 15 1
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-11-07
170½Tony DeMicco173½38 13 4
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1947-10-10
172½Tony DeMicco174½38 12 4
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-10-07
Tony Britto0 1 0
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1947-04-08
155Johnny Duke1576 1 1
Civic Auditorium, Seattle, Washington, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1947-03-07
158Steve Moran163debut
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1947-02-26
159Kelly Jackson15617 22 7
Armory, Salem, Oregon, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
time: 0:23   referee: Packy McFarland
1947-02-14
Kelly Jackson17 21 7
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-01-24
157Warren Holland9 7 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1946-11-29
154Johnny Roberts0 1 0
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
time: 2:55
1946-09-17
157George Cote1581 0 0
Civic Auditorium, Seattle, Washington, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
referee: Jimmy Wilson
1946-08-06
154Eddie Wharton14510 6 2
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1946-07-16
150Billy Ferris1480 4 0
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
1946-07-09
Don Fitzgerald4 1 3
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
referee: Billy Petelle
1946-06-28
147Don Crowe14412 14 4
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1946-04-12
146Johnny Wells145½2 0 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
Wells was down once for a nine-count.
1946-03-22
Johnny Wells1 0 0
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1946-03-01
143Tommy Foster144debut
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1946-01-18
146½Ralph (Red) Garrison1484 4 3
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
1946-01-01
144Milo Savage1482 1 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1945-12-11
145Milo Savage1491 0 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1945-11-06
Milo Savagedebut
Civic Auditorium, Seattle, Washington, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1945-10-12
142Howard Mendenhall1431 0 0
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1945-09-21
Emmett Greerdebut
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W KO5/6
 W  
KO
5/6
  
1945-09-07
143Rocky Rich147debut
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1945-08-17
141Ralph (Red) Garrison1493 1 0
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
time: 0:58
1945-07-27
142Li'l Abner1492 8 1
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
LTKO4/4
 L 
TKO
4/4
  
Wagner was down once in the 1st and 4th round.
1945-07-06
147Johnny Townsend1430 1 0
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
Wagner's pro debut
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