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Eddie Perkins

W L D
75 20 2
21 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 98
rounds 884
KOs 21%
 
global ID 12540
born 1937-03-03
death date2012-05-10 / age 75
debut1956-12-27 / age 19
divisionsuper lightweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 5″   /   165cm
reach
68″   /   173cm
residence
Chicago, Illinois, USA
birth place
Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1975-05-31
Franz Csandl153¼19 1 0
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1974-11-11
147½Shoji Tsujimoto147½18 2 1
Tokyo, JapanLUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Takeo Ugo 48-49   judges: Hiroyuki Tezaki 47-49, Yusaku Yoshida 47-50
1974-10-26
147¼Maxwell Malinga144¾33 8 3
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1974-08-16
147¾Rocky Mattioli14831 2 1
Festival Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Terry Reilly 45-48   judges: Al Basten 45-49, John Wheeler 44-50
1974-05-13
147Ryu Sorimachi14845 7 2
Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, JapanW UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1974-04-27
146Angel Robinson Garcia142130 66 19
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1974-03-22
145¾Armando Muniz146½32 5 1
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Joe Vozdik 120-113   judges: Maurice Dale 118-114, Roger Stennett 118-112
NABF welterweight title
1973-05-26
146Eddie Blay144½32 4 4
Wiener Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1973-04-21
146¼Johnny Rico15218 7 0
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Vozdik 100-93   judges: Maurice Dale 100-92, Robert Ferrara 100-91
Rico down in the fifth round.
1973-03-24
147¼Aristeo Castro149½18 9 4
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1973-01-30
145½Armando Muniz145¾24 3 1
Auditorium Arena, Denver, Colorado, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Joe Ullmer 59-53   judges: Danny Loos 55-56, Ray Keech 58-52
NABF welterweight title
1972-12-15
147Nelson Ruiz1452 0 0
Domo Bolivariano, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
W KO10/0
 W  
KO
10/0
  
1972-07-08
146Victor Ortiz14417 4 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Controversial decision as Ringside Press had it 5-3-2 in rounds for Perkins.
1972-05-13
147Frankie Lewis1475 7 1
International Amphitheatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1972-04-17
143Jesse Avalos14520 2 1
Mill Run Theater, Niles, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1972-04-08
144½Frank Flores14613 1 0
Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jim Coe 100-89   judges: George LeBarr 100-89, Bob Shannon 99-92
Flores was knocked down in the 7th round.
1971-10-19
147Angel Espada14420 4 4
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 7-3 6-2 6-3
1971-03-09
143Dorman Crawford14610 7 3
Gimnasio Nacional, San Jose, Costa Rica
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1970-12-18
143½Domingo Rubio144¾45 10 5
Santiago de Chile, Chile
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1970-11-20
147Don Davis148¾18 20 1
Wiener Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1970-09-19
147Raul Rodriguez14543 16 1
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
NNC5/10
 N 
NC
5/10
  
referee: Joey White
The bout was declared a no-contest after the 5th round, due to a clash of heads which left Rodriguez unable to continue.
1970-09-03
147Johann Orsolics147½27 2 1
Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1970-08-08
142¾Hidemori Tsujimoto14337 14 4
Tokyo, JapanW RTD8/10
 W  
RTD
8/10
  
time: 3:00
1970-07-26
141Bunny Grant142½45 11 4
National Arena, Kingston, Jamaica
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
1970-07-21
144¾Pedro Adigue Jr146¾29 11 5
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Wilbert Minn
1970-04-27
145Clyde Gray14621 0 0
Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1970-03-25
141½Lion Furuyama14218 1 1
Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, JapanW PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1970-02-16
142½Dino Del Cid1425 5 0
Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Del Cid was knocked out of the ring in the tenth round.
1969-07-11
145Joao Henrique14326 0 1
Ginásio Estadual do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Antonio Ziravello   judges: Fausto Martins 88-99, Jose Expedito Gurgel 88-99, Moacir Andrade 89-98
1969-06-05
141Maurice Cullen14142 7 2
K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen, Denmark
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1969-03-29
143Joseph Sishi14734 8 1
Curries Fountain, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1969-03-15
140½Richard Kid Borias13918 6 4
Curries Fountain, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1969-01-02
139½Borge Krogh13836 3 2
K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen, Denmark
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Krogh down in the fourth and seventh rounds.
1968-10-19
142¼Mackeed Mofokeng143½35 10 0
Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1968-09-30
142¾Fernand Simard42 20 1
The Tower, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
time: 2:36
1967-12-19
141Joao Henrique14118 0 0
Ginásio Estadual do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
judges: Americo Vieira 193-193, Moacir Andrade 198-197, Fausto Martins 195-199
1967-12-05
138¾Angel Robinson Garcia13996 33 11
Milan, Lombardia, Italy
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1967-10-02
140½Adolph Pruitt13920 6 2
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Bill Kipp 49-42, Harold Buck 49-42, Mike Petrovich 48-43
1967-08-19
137Nicolino Locche13973 2 13
Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1967-05-29
139½Paul Armstead14150 15 3
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Bill Kipp 48-45, Art Lurie 47-45, Dick Fehler 48-44
1967-04-03
139½Adolph Pruitt14218 5 2
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1967-03-04
142¾Joe N'Gidi146¾56 7 1
Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1967-02-14
137¼Vic Andreetti13946 7 3
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 0:58   referee: Bill Williams
1966-09-25
138Eugenio Espinoza13951 4 4
Plaza de Toros, Quito, Ecuador
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Espinosa down in the fifth round.
1966-07-31
137Lennox Beckles139½22 3 1
Georgetown, Guyana
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1966-05-02
144Mel Ferguson147½17 15 3
Hacienda Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1965-10-25
140½Kenny Lane145½79 14 2
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Pete Giarusso 10-0   judges: Herman Dutreix 11-0, Freddie Adams 12-0
1965-08-03
140Jose Napoles14040 3 0
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
 0-7 0-7 0-7
Perkins down for an eight-count in the 6th round.
1965-05-28
138½Johnny DePeiza1388 2 0
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad And Tobago
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Fight previously listed as occurring on Apr 16, 1965. Reading Eagle, May 29, 1965.
1965-01-18
140Carlos Hernandez139¼35 4 3
Nuevo Circo, Caracas, Venezuela
LSD15/15
 L 
SD
15/15
  
referee: Henry Armstrong 150-139   judges: Dima Fernandez 142-143, Santos Arizmendi 142-146
WBC World super lightweight title
WBA World super lightweight title
1964-09-18
140Mario Rossito142¼42 6 4
Plaza de Toros Santamaria, Bogota, Colombia
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Sully Granger
1964-09-05
149Mauro Vazquez14535 8 2
Plaza de Toros Monumental, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1964-06-24
141Les Sprague14419 4 0
Exhibition Stadium, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Willie Pep   judges: Basil Monaghan 100-83, Frank Petroski 100-88, Jim Coughlin 100-93
1964-04-18
139Bunny Grant137½33 4 2
National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica
W UD15/15
 W  
UD
15/15
  
referee: Willie Pep 147-140   judges: Anthony Petronella 148-139, Vivian Blake 145-141
WBC World super lightweight title
WBA World super lightweight title
1964-01-04
138¾Yoshinori Takahashi139¼23 2 0
Kokugikan, Tokyo, JapanW KO13/15
 W  
KO
13/15
  
time: 1:35   referee: Nick Pope 60-52   judges: Haruo Ishiwatarido 59-52, Ko Toyama 58-52
WBC World super lightweight title
WBA World super lightweight title
1963-10-01
143Joey Limas14423 12 4
Civic Auditorium, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 1:07   referee: Jim Cleary 90-82   judges: Willis Barnes 90-81, James Rogers 90-86
Limas was stopped, due to a badly cut left eye.
1963-08-27
144¾Bobby Scanlon142¼39 7 1
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
 5-2 4-0 8-0
1963-06-15
138¼Roberto Cruz14025 8 2
Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W UD15/15
 W  
UD
15/15
  
referee: Teodorico Reyes 73-63   judges: Wenceslao Trinidad 72-68, Jaime Valencia 73-67
WBC World super lightweight title
WBA World super lightweight title
Cruz was knocked down in the 1st round.
1963-02-25
140Angel Robinson Garcia13962 21 3
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1963-01-14
142½Sadok Omrane144½14 2 1
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1962-12-15
138¾Duilio Loi137¾114 3 8
Palazzo Dello Sport, Milan, Lombardia, Italy
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Georges Gondre
WBA World super lightweight title
Loi retired from the ring in January 1963
1962-09-14
139¾Duilio Loi139114 2 8
Velodromo Vigorelli, Milan, Lombardia, Italy
W UD15/15
 W  
UD
15/15
  
referee: Pierre Verriere
WBA World super lightweight title
1962-06-08
146½Dick Gilford1509 5 0
Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1962-03-26
137Mel Middleton13020 1 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Zach Clayton
1961-10-21
139¼Duilio Loi138¾106 2 7
Palazzo Dello Sport, Milan, Lombardia, Italy
DSD15/15
 D 
SD
15/15
  
referee: Nello Barrovecchio 69-70   judges: Nello Martinelli 71-71, Gualtiero Cecchi 71-69
World Light Welterweight Title
1961-07-10
141Mauro Vazquez14432 4 1
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1961-06-12
136¼Carlos Hernandez133¼20 0 3
Caracas, Venezuela
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1961-05-06
135Baby Vasquez13481 24 3
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1961-02-27
139½Chuck Taylor13615 13 2
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Vince Caterello 49-41   judges: Andrew Zaucha 47-45, Edwin Albrecht 50-39
1961-01-12
139LC Morgan13940 15 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: George Latka 4-6   judges: Lee Grossman 4-5, Tommy Hart 3-6
1960-11-18
139½Chico Santos139¼40 15 0
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Pete Morelli 8-0   judges: Fred Bottaro 9-1, Mario Duccini 10-0
1960-09-28
140Gene Gresham137½27 1 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bernie Weismann 48-45   judges: Jim McManus 48-45, Franklin Spike McAdams 49-42
1960-08-10
137Joey Lopes135½51 20 5
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 0:40   referee: Joey White
Lopes was knocked down once in the 1st and 3rd rounds.
1960-05-18
137Paolo Rosi13433 5 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joey White 48-43   judges: John Bray 48-44, Harold Marovitz 50-44
1960-03-30
137½Chico Rollins136½11 1 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Frank Sikora
Stopped on cuts after the 6th round
1960-01-12
139½Larry Boardman13942 7 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bill Regan 100-92   judges: Stuart Winston 97-94, Eddie Thal 98-95
1959-11-28
136Alfredo Urbina133½20 3 2
Arena Mexico, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
1959-09-24
142½Carl Hubbard14513 0 2
Alhambra A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Dave Beloff   judges: George BirchPaul Gaglione
1959-06-04
137Hilario Morales13622 1 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tommy Hart 98-94   judges: Jack McDonald 97-94, John Thomas 99-95
1959-04-08
138½Paul Armstead13524 4 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Walter Brightmore 48-45   judges: Harold Marovitz 47-48, E. Allen Frankel 47-46
1959-01-21
138Lahouari Godih139½49 7 2
Capitol Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Charley Reynolds 95-93   judges: Joe Bunsa 95-97, Harry Volkman 96-99
1958-12-17
133½Baby Vasquez133¾67 17 2
Capitol Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:40   referee: Ray Bowen
1958-11-12
138Frankie Ryff13827 5 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Frank Sikora 45-44   judges: John Bray 47-44, Bill Doty 47-43
Ryff was knocked down in the 3rd.
1958-09-24
141Cecil Shorts14711 1 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
1958-06-25
136Candy McFarland13811 1 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W SD8/8
 W  
SD
8/8
  
1958-05-14
144Cecil Shorts14510 0 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
1958-04-16
143½Joey Parks1409 2 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1958-03-04
146Willie Dillon14412 11 2
Joe Louis Gymnasium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
1958-01-29
143Alan Kennedy14625 12 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1958-01-14
142Chuck Adkins139½17 4 0
Joe Louis Gymnasium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
1957-12-18
143½Don Ward13713 7 3
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1957-10-30
144Carlo Sarlo14923 6 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1957-09-11
144Jimmy McCoy149½3 2 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1957-08-09
143Solomon Boysaw13512 0 0
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1957-05-03
135Billy Williams1 1 0
State Fairgrounds, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1957-04-17
142Jerry Jordan1441 0 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W SD4/4
 W  
SD
4/4
  
1957-01-23
143Jerry Jordan145debut
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LSD4/4
 L 
SD
4/4
  
1956-12-27
141Norman Johnson14016 1 1
Arena, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
LUD6/6
 L 
UD
6/6
  
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
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