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Colion Chaney

W L D
58 26 6
27 KOs 12 KOs
last 6


bouts 91
rounds 585
KOs 30%
 
global ID 12439
aliasChamp Chaney
born 1923-11-22
death date2005-05-19 / age 81
debut1943-08-02 / age 19
divisionheavyweight
residence
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
birth place
Commerce, Georgia, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1953-11-17
190Billy Gilliam21029 17 2
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Coachman
1952-10-08
190Al Hunter2103 4 1
Cincinnati Gardens, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1952-05-28
193Jackie Thompson20312 19 3
Fairgrounds Coliseum, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1951-07-23
Tiger Raydebut
Dayton, Ohio, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1951-07-09
Ponce de Leon10 11 3
Fairgrounds Coliseum, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1951-06-12
Leonard Morrow21 5 1
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1950-06-28
189Bob O'Bannon19010 10 3
Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1949-06-06
182Don Cionci1871 1 0
Toppi Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 2:39
1949-04-05
184¾Mose Brown194¾34 22 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1949-03-15
185¼Jackie Swanson17512 4 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 2:19
1949-03-01
Killer Halldebut
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1949-02-07
186Billy Gilliam21518 4 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1948-10-11
184Buddy Walker18579 29 4
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
1948-05-27
182Sid Peaks21825 4 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1948-05-06
187Mose Brown18732 21 1
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
1948-03-24
190Henry Flakes19920 2 0
Armory, Akron, Ohio, USA
DSD10/10
 D 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Atlas
Chaney was knocked down three times during the bout and Flakes was knocked down once during the bout.
1948-01-20
187Henry Flakes19417 1 0
Akron, Ohio, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Chaney substituted for Pat Comiskey.
1947-12-08
Charley Banks35 17 4
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1947-10-28
179½Lee Oma19746 22 2
Riverview Rink, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Julius Fidler 3-6   judges: Owen Murphy 8-0, Les Decamera 8-2
1947-10-15
McKinley English11 4 2
Coliseum Annex, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Tommy Gilmore   judges: Ed CramerGW Christoph
1947-09-02
179Buddy Walker19975 25 4
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 1:08
1947-08-25
181Abel Cestac22624 6 0
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Tommy Gilmore
1947-06-30
180Elmer Ray20476 14 5
Century Stadium, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
LKO3/10
 L 
KO
3/10
  
time: 0:50   referee: Bill Lieberman
1947-05-01
181½Gene Jones204½18 6 1
Hamid's Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LKO1/10
 L 
KO
1/10
  
1947-04-18
184½Sid Peaks209½10 2 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1947-03-12
182Erv Sarlin18337 9 2
Palisades Rink, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Mike Hogan   judges: Freddie LuxRed Robinson
1947-03-04
Eddie Wilson24 12 2
Orange Bowl, Miami, Florida, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1947-01-06
184Lee Q. Murray21348 9 2
Dayton, Ohio, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:45
1946-12-06
184Jimmy Bivins187½52 8 1
Akron, Ohio, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:55
Chaney suffered a vertebral slip and required medical attention
1946-12-04
189Buddy Komar18614 5 0
Palisade Rink, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1946-11-06
189Willie Huff18611 1 2
Palisade Rink, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1946-10-01
John Hubbard16 6 2
Dayton, Ohio, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
date uncertain
1946-09-13
185Jay D Turner23937 36 7
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1946-07-11
182Bob Garner178½32 18 4
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1946-06-27
180Shelton Bell17012 5 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
1946-06-07
190Buddy Knox196101 32 6
Dayton, Ohio, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1946-05-06
187Willie Barrow18510 4 0
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
W KO9/0
 W  
KO
9/0
  
1946-04-22
185Bill Petersen198½34 16 4
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Davy Miller   judges: John BrayJim McManus
1946-04-15
182Elmer Ray194½64 13 5
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LKO1/10
 L 
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:00
1946-03-04
184Al Hoosman19618 1 0
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
"It was a dull fight with a great deal of clinching, but there was no doubt that Chaney was the winner." (The Ring, June 1940, page 62)
1946-01-29
175Billy Duncan18338 10 2
Dorsey Park, Miami, Florida, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-12-13
182Archie Moore17075 11 5
Kiel Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
Chaney fought fought very cautiously, staying in a shell. However, Moore finally caught up with him in the fifth round and flattened him with a right to the jaw. Reported in the St. Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1945-11-19
186Clayton Worlds19514 7 2
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
A dull fight, made so by Worlds's "incessant refusal to lead."
1945-10-29
178Eddie Taylor1708 9 1
Saginaw, Michigan, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-09-25
185Clarence Brown20419 17 5
Kiel Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
Reported in the St.Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1945-09-01
Vern Mitchell14 0 0
Flint, Michigan, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
Date not confirmed, TR1245
1945-08-30
Clayton Worlds11 6 2
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-07-19
190Lindy Elliott2156 10 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-07-12
190Cy Ellison1852 1 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1945-06-25
183Jimmy Bell18514 7 3
Griffith Stadium, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1945-05-29
Howard Fenske8 0 1
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Fenske was knocked down in the first round.
1945-05-26
199Henry Jones21214 9 1
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
1945-05-18
Julio Lazaro Diaz4 7 0
Dayton, Ohio, USA
W KO7/0
 W  
KO
7/0
  
1945-04-30
191Hubert Hood1918 5 1
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LKO4/8
 L 
KO
4/8
  
1945-03-23
Buddy Walker66 19 4
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1945-03-05
Teddy Randolph12 13 5
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1945-02-27
186Clent Conway17819 4 0
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-02-19
186Jackie Saunders1796 3 0
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1945-02-05
187Billy Grant176¼36 36 7
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
 5-4
1945-01-29
191Dixie Lee Oliver19618 6 4
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1944-12-29
190Hubert Hood1954 3 0
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1944-11-24
Bob Garner29 8 3
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1944-11-03
187Mickey Hayes19215 22 1
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1944-10-23
186Buddy Thomas18019 28 7
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1944-10-20
187Ira Hughes18013 29 6
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1944-10-13
Gene Mickens21 16 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1944-09-15
183Young Jack Blackburn173debut
Kiel Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
From the St. Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1944-09-08
Homer McClaindebut
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
NNC1/0
 N 
NC
1/0
  
1944-08-28
189Arthur McWhorter171½9 4 2
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
1944-08-17
Ed Youngdebut
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1944-07-28
Tommy Woodward4 3 2
Ducks Ball Park, Dayton, Ohio, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1944-07-21
180Bill Petersen199½23 9 3
Kiel Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
From the St. Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1944-07-17
184½Elmer Ray20439 13 5
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
1944-07-03
190Lem Franklin207½30 12 1
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
Franklin down in second; Chaney down for count in fifth. It was a thriller. Chaney was down in round one. Franklin ended it with "a terrific right-hand smash."
1944-06-09
191Frank Androff19424 8 4
Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1944-05-12
Red Bruce54 39 8
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1944-05-08
185Lou Nova20735 6 4
Vocational School Auditorium, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
1944-04-04
Mickey Hayes15 21 1
Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1944-03-31
Jack Hodgesdebut
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1944-03-13
Eddie Taylor3 1 0
Detroit, Michigan, USA
LKO2/0
 L 
KO
2/0
  
1944-02-25
Pug Wilson3 2 0
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1944-02-01
Tommy Woodward2 1 2
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
1944-01-14
188John Hubbard1794 0 0
Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
LKO1/6
 L 
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:52
1943-12-16
Virgil McKinness4 9 1
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1943-10-29
180Tommy Woodward2 1 0
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1943-10-15
Don Espensen16531 15 6
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1943-10-08
180Jack Hill17027 10 2
Hercules A.C., Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1943-09-24
Charley Young Webb0 1 0
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1943-09-09
Kid Ash0 7 0
Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1943-08-06
George Cooksey0 1 0
Bosse Field, Evansville, Indiana, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1943-08-02
Al Sheridan1 8 0
Columbus, Ohio, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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