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Adolph Pruitt

W L D
44 12 2
30 KOs 5 KOs
last 6


bouts 58
rounds 371
KOs 52%
 
global ID 12541
born 1940-04-22
debut1961-12-29 / age 21
divisionwelterweight
residence
Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
birth place
Aberdeen, Mississippi, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1972-12-02
145¾Armando Muniz145¾23 3 1
Convention Center, Anaheim, California, USA
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
time: 2:01   referee: Dick Young
NABF welterweight title
1972-06-10
143½Jose Napoles14672 5 0
Memorial Plaza, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
LTKO2/15
 L 
TKO
2/15
  
time: 2:10   referee: Octavio Meyran   judge: Jose Juan Guerra
WBC World welterweight title
WBA World welterweight title
1972-03-20
144Manuel Fierro14717 3 1
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:40   referee: Walter Cho
1971-11-02
146Raul Rodriguez14745 18 1
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1971-08-25
145½Raul Soriano146½50 20 1
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Wilbert Minn
1971-06-08
146Raul Soriano146¼49 20 1
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
time: 1:25
1971-03-16
142½Lion Furuyama143¼22 2 2
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1971-02-23
146½Percy Pugh14644 17 0
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1971-01-12
141¾Hedgemon Lewis14636 2 0
Honolulu International Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Walter Cho
1970-11-24
149Ely Yares14915 6 0
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1970-08-04
141¾Dario Hidalgo146½14 3 1
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1970-07-25
147¾Ryu Sorimachi147½32 5 1
Tokyo, JapanW KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:58
Sorimachi was down three times in the 2nd round, forcing an automatic stoppage.
1970-06-17
142¾Charley Shipes14745 5 3
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:02   referee: Walter Cho
1970-05-16
138½Nicolino Locche139¾97 2 14
Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
 145-149 144-149 141-149
WBA World super lightweight title
1970-04-07
142½Miguel Barreto143½22 4 1
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1970-01-27
145¾Oscar Albarado145¼29 1 0
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1969-12-09
141Genaro Soto13926 10 2
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1969-09-09
137¼Javier Ayala136½7 4 0
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1969-07-29
137¼Rene Barrientos136¾28 4 2
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Walter Cho 33-32 33-30 33-31
1969-04-29
139Ricardo Medrano139½26 4 4
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1969-02-18
143Pedro Adigue Jr142½28 8 5
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1968-12-14
140Pedro Adigue Jr14027 8 5
Araneta Coliseum, Barangay Cubao, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
vacant WBC World super lightweight title
First splitting of the Jr. Welterweight title
1968-10-17
Shigeru Ogiwara14 18 2
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1968-08-20
140Rudy Gonzalez138½24 8 5
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 0:20
1968-07-01
143Fel Pedranza144¾22 8 3
Honolulu International Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1968-05-22
145Nate Williams14313 10 1
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1968-04-10
141¾Johnny Santos139½33 4 0
International Center Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1968-03-20
139Johnny DePeiza1378 10 2
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:16
1968-01-24
140¼Rugene Parker140½12 7 9
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
referee: Nate Morgan
1967-10-02
139Eddie Perkins140½46 13 1
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
judges: Bill Kipp 42-49, Harold Buck 42-49, Mike Petrovich 43-48
1967-08-28
145Andy Gonzalez1435 3 0
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1967-06-19
140Lovelle Franklin137½20 4 1
Fremont Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:02   referee: Davey Pearl
1967-04-03
142Eddie Perkins139½44 12 1
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
1967-01-30
145½Johnny Brooks146¾35 13 5
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W DQ5/10
 W  
DQ
5/10
  
1966-12-12
143Ernie Lopez14121 2 1
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
judges: Ralph Mosa 46-44, Mike Petrovich 48-43, Harold Buck 48-44
1965-12-11
141Jose Napoles14141 3 0
El Toreo, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LTKO3/10
 L 
TKO
3/10
  
The bout was stopped when Pruitt fractured his right hand.
1965-10-23
141½Billy Mitchell1401 1 0
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1965-08-28
Kid Bassey II22 11 4
National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Speedy Flynn 99-94   judges: Tony Bridge 100-91, Granville De Leon 99-92
1965-06-22
139½Johnny Brooks14220 7 4
Hacienda Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1965-06-07
Tommy Garrison10 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
Garrison was knocked down in the 2nd round.
1965-02-20
136½Luis Molina137½29 6 0
San Jose, California, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Carter
Carter scored the bout evenly, while the other two judges scored 4-3, and 5-2 for Pruitt.
1964-10-30
137Sergio Gomez13829 20 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Dick Young 9-3
1964-05-19
Dave Patterson10 2 0
Castaways Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1963-10-15
134Al Grant13914 6 1
Club 21, National City, California, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1963-10-10
137½Art Hayward135½4 9 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
time: 0:47
Hayward was knocked down three times.
1963-10-01
139¼Enrique Reyes137½0 1 0
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
time: 1:53
1963-09-26
135Willie Woods13613 15 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
referee: Jimmy Wilson
1963-09-15
Eddie Witcherdebut
Lexington, Kentucky, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1962-09-20
Freddie Jackson12 6 3
City Auditorium, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1962-06-22
136Henry Watson13922 28 5
Amarillo, Texas, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
1962-06-12
138Joe Dukes1371 6 0
City Auditorium, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1962-05-18
138Jesus Corrales1403 3 0
Madison Square Garden, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1962-04-19
136Marvin Westmoreland1401 1 0
City Auditorium, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
W TKO6/6
 W  
TKO
6/6
  
referee: Gene Buzzello
1962-04-02
135½John White13413 3 2
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
1962-03-16
135Boots Washington1325 3 0
City Auditorium, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1962-03-07
John White12 3 1
Mayo Civic Auditorium, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1962-03-01
135Dusty Brown1334 13 1
Nogales, Arizona, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
1961-12-29
135Brian O'Shea1366 0 0
Mayo Civic Auditorium, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
LSD4/4
 L 
SD
4/4
  
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