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Battling Torres

W L D
57 9 0
47 KOs 9 KOs
last 6


bouts 67
rounds 331
KOs 70%
 
global ID 12667
birth nameJosé Raymundo Torres Anzaldúa
aliasReynosa Rattlesnake
born 1941-02-17
death date1972-11-10 / age 31
debut1957-04-19 / age 16
divisionsuper lightweight
stanceorthodox
residence
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
birth place
San Juan de los Cerritos, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1972-03-28
151Johnny Armstrong1506 23 0
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1967-04-29
Rafael Gutierrez18 1 1
Arena Mexico, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
LTKO1/12
 L 
TKO
1/12
  
time: 2:40
Mexico middleweight title
1967-01-01
155Ed McGruder1497 13 0
San Luis Potosi, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1966-10-01
LC Morgan77 31 2
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1965-11-20
150LC Morgan14975 30 2
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
1965-07-29
Jorge Rosales25 6 2
Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico
LTKO3/12
 L 
TKO
3/12
  
Mexico welterweight title
1965-03-05
Carlos Rios31 16 3
Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1964-11-14
Alvaro Gutierrez31 13 3
El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Mexico welterweight title
1964-05-01
Alvaro Gutierrez30 13 2
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
LKO2/12
 L 
KO
2/12
  
Mexico welterweight title
1964-03-21
146Carlos Rios142¼28 14 2
Plaza de Toros, Torreon, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico
W KO8/12
 W  
KO
8/12
  
Mexico welterweight title
1964-01-18
Ruben Roberto Arocha21 8 9
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1963-12-27
David Cervantes43 30 7
Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1963-11-30
144Alvaro Gutierrez14430 12 2
El Toreo, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1963-10-19
148Johnny Brooks14613 2 1
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1963-03-21
140Roberto Cruz138¼24 8 2
Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO1/15
 L 
KO
1/15
  
time: 2:07
vacant WBA World super lightweight title
Torres was knocked down twice.
1962-12-01
143Billy Collins14632 7 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: George Latka 9-2   judges: Lee Grossman 5-4, Dick Young 7-4
1962-10-30
143½Joey Parks141½17 15 3
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:38   referee: Leonard Zuniga
1962-10-05
145Don Jordan140¾51 23 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
NNC1/10
 N 
NC
1/10
  
referee: Jimmy Wilson
Jordan refused to get up and fight following a knockdown which the referee felt came from a punch that wasn't hard enough to knock him down.
The California State Athletic Commission permanately suspended Jordan on October 17th.
1962-08-21
144Art Hayward138½4 4 1
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 1:56   referee: Eddie Lopez
1962-05-03
143¾Mauro Vazquez143¾32 6 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W RTD4/10
 W  
RTD
4/10
  
referee: Joey Olmos
Vazquez's corner stopped the bout after the 4th round, due to a possibly broken jaw. Vazquez was knocked down in the 4th round.
1962-04-09
Billy Mitchelldebut
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1961-12-08
138Cisco Andrade13745 11 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO6/10
 L 
KO
6/10
  
time: 2:53   referee: Lee Grossman
1961-10-26
146Antonio Marcilla14226 5 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:52
1961-09-28
140½Joey Limas139½18 7 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:50   referee: Charley Randolph
Limas was knocked down twice in the 2nd round.
1961-09-07
141Ray Riojas137½37 15 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:28   referee: Frankie Van
Riojas was knocked down twice.
1961-08-12
Ruben Cadena10 10 2
Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1961-05-21
148Walt Vares1459 12 5
Plaza de Toros, Torreon, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1961-03-25
Joe White9 9 2
Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1961-03-02
Lalo Duque9 7 1
Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1961-02-12
Ranchero Ruiz7 8 1
Monclova, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1960-10-04
139Joe Brown13691 21 12
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA
LKO4/10
 L 
KO
4/10
  
time: 2:24
1960-09-06
139Paul Jorgensen13982 7 4
Houston, Texas, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1960-07-16
138Cisco Andrade13842 6 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO7/10
 L 
KO
7/10
  
time: 1:10   referee: Lee Grossman   judges: Joey OlmosJimmy Wilson
1960-05-28
Alvin Boudreaux40 50 9
Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1960-05-02
George Berry24 13 1
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1960-02-04
138Carlos Ortiz13730 2 0
Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO10/15
 L 
KO
10/15
  
time: 2:56   referee: Mushy Callahan 80-88   judges: Lee Grossman 80-89, Frankie Van 81-88
World Light Welterweight Title
1960-01-10
142Dick Kirby1408 6 2
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1959-11-28
Santiago Ramirez13 6 3
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1959-10-15
136½Johnny Busso13735 9 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 0:41   referee: Charley Randolph
Busso was knocked down three times.
1959-09-17
137Frankie Ryff13730 8 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 2:31
Ryff was knocked down three times.
1959-08-06
134Paul Armstead13226 5 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Jimmy Wilson 98-91   judges: Dick Young 97-90, George Latka 99-89
1959-07-08
135Bobby Rogers132½16 10 3
Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1959-05-19
135½Russell Tague13545 19 5
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:44   referee: Leonard Zuniga
Tague was knocked down twice in the 3rd round.
1959-04-25
Guillermo Medina15 18 1
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1959-04-02
134Cesar Saavedra12774 40 6
Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1959-03-14
131Victor Manuel Quijano13042 15 3
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1959-02-14
Pat McCoy37 43 10
Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
1958-12-13
130Billy Peacock12643 23 1
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
Peacock was floored three times.Ring March 1959 p57
1958-12-02
132Enrique Macias13111 7 2
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1958-11-06
Lalo Duque4 4 1
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1958-10-11
Victor Manuel Quijano40 13 3
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1958-09-15
Zorrito Ramirez34 8 1
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1958-08-18
128Cesar Saavedra13172 38 6
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1958-07-05
Jimmy Moser11 7 0
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1958-06-25
Oscar Ivonnedebut
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1958-06-07
Hector Garcia32 13 3
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
1958-05-12
127Jesus Mejia9 12 2
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1958-03-31
125Oscar Torres12421 33 5
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1958-02-17
Felipe Sosa49 23 3
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1958-01-18
125Jesus Mejia1278 10 2
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1957-12-14
Angel Guerrero19 7 1
Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1957-11-13
Genaro Serafin23 17 1
Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1957-09-24
Genaro Serafin22 16 1
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1957-09-09
Manuel Jimenez6 8 0
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1957-06-24
Gildardo Bacho9 17 0
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1957-06-03
Americo Rivera7 16 1
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO5/8
 W  
KO
5/8
  
1957-04-19
125Rogelio Saucedo12221 25 3
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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