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Walter Croot

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5 4 0
2 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 10
rounds 98
KOs 20%
 
global ID 121473
birth nameWalter James Croot
born 1874-00-00
death date1897-12-07 / age 23
debut1891-01-01 / age 17
divisionflyweight
stanceorthodox
residence
Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1897-12-06
104Jimmy Barry10756 0 2
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
LKO20/20
 L 
KO
20/20
  
time: 2:25   referee: Bernard J Angle
Vacant World 108lbs Paperweight Title
Croot died of brain injuries following this bout, Barry was exonerated.
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2003
The Illustrated Police News etc (London, England), Saturday, December 11, 1897
1896-11-30
102Mike Small1019 7 0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W KO11/20
 W  
KO
11/20
  
billed English 102lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2003
1896-02-17
Con Barrett0 2 0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
final of All England tournament at 7st 4lbs (102lbs)
1895-12-14
Bill Pike5 4 0
Shoreditch, London, United Kingdom
NND4/4
 N 
ND
4/4
  
1894-04-21
Bill Bolton3 5 0
St Andrews Hall, Westminster, London, United Kingdom
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
final of championship competition at 7st 4lbs (102lbs)
1893-05-01
100Pedlar Palmer10111 0 0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
LKO17/20
 L 
KO
17/20
  
billed English 102lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2003
1893-03-06
102Bill Bolton1052 4 0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W KO11/20
 W  
KO
11/20
  
Croot claimed English 102lbs title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2003
1892-09-19
Joe Bennett1 0 0
Kennington Social Club, Kennington, London, United Kingdom
LKO12/20
 L 
KO
12/20
  
billed English 92lbs title
Bennett claimed the world title
BBBC Boxing Yearbook 2003
1892-06-04
Matt Evansdebut
Central Hall, Holborn, London, United Kingdom
W PTS3/3
 W  
PTS
3/3
  
final of championship tournament at 7st
1891-01-01
Ernie Stantondebut
East Ham, London, United Kingdom
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
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