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Jim Holloway

W L D
30 14 7
25 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 51
rounds 639
KOs 49%
 
global ID 140939
birth nameJames Martin
born 1865-01-01
death date1916-04-16 / age 51
debut1889-09-05 / age 24
divisionlightweight
residence
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
birth place
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1907-03-08
Harry Long Douglas11 4 3
Olympia Rink, Kimberley, Western Cape, South Africa
W RTD8/20
 W  
RTD
8/20
  
South African lightweight title
1906-05-05
Harry Cooper14 10 1
Freemason's Hall, Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Abner Cohen
1905-10-14
Barney Malone21 6 9
Theatre Royal, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
LKO16/20
 L 
KO
16/20
  
South African lightweight title
1905-06-10
Rudy Unholz26 16 9
National Theatre (ex Gaiety Theatre), Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: R Cruikshanks
1905-05-24
140Rudy Unholz13226 15 9
NSC, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
referee: DA Mackay
1905-05-06
139Fred Buckland13712 2 0
NSC,Gaiety Theatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: R Cruikshanks
South African lightweight title
1905-04-01
140Jim Speers1473 1 1
NSC,Gaiety Theatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
1904-12-17
139Lyn Truscott13914 6 8
Erasmus Hall, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: J Johnston
South African lightweight title
The Rand Daily Mail December 19, 1904
1904-11-09
Harry Cooper12 6 1
Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO14/20
 W  
KO
14/20
  
Date query? 9 November?
1904-08-20
Tom Dingey8 2 1
Olympia Rink, Kimberley, Western Cape, South Africa
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: George Foster
South African middleweight title
1904-08-06
140Jack Lalor14824 4 3
NSC Hall, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
South African middleweight title
1904-07-02
Jack Lalor23 4 3
Wanderers Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
South African middleweight title
1904-03-30
144Tom Duggan14720 11 5
Plunketts Pavilion, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
South African middleweight title
1904-02-06
142½Bob Rollo135½8 11 3
Plunket Pavilion, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO15/20
 W  
KO
15/20
  
1903-11-21
144Dan Erasmus1484 3 0
Wanderers Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO7/20
 W  
TKO
7/20
  
1903-09-12
Tom Dingey5 0 0
Wanderers Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Arthur Cripps
1903-07-04
Jewey Cook54 20 10
Wanderers Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: D.C. Maturin
South African middleweight title
Billed Imperial British Empire 154lbs Middleweight Title
Weightlimit: 11st 4lbs
1903-05-16
144Bill Heffernan14928 10 3
Wanderers Hall, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO4/20
 W  
KO
4/20
  
South African middleweight title
Billed for South African Middleweight Title
1903-02-07
Lou Jones1 2 0
Erasmus Hall, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO5/25
 W  
KO
5/25
  
1902-07-19
Artie Tully22 9 10
The Recreation Hall, Diyatalawa, Sri Lanka
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1900-11-10
Artie Tully21 9 10
The Recreation Hall, Diyatalawa, Sri Lanka
LDQ3/20
 L 
DQ
3/20
  
South African lightweight title
1899-09-21
138Jem Jim Turner1293 0 0
Olympia Rink, Kimberley, Western Cape, South Africa
W KO7/20
 W  
KO
7/20
  
referee: Jack Law
South African lightweight title
1899-09-13
138Dan Erasmus1584 2 0
Pirates Club, Kimberley, Western Cape, South Africa
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
South African middleweight title
1899-09-09
138Dan Erasmus1583 2 0
Olympia Rink, Kimberley, Western Cape, South Africa
LDQ2/20
 L 
DQ
2/20
  
South African middleweight title
Holloway accidently strikes Erasmus when down
1899-06-03
Herb McKell10 4 7
Amphitheatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
DPTS25/25
 D 
PTS
25/25
  
South African lightweight title
Condition of fight was unless a knockout occured a draw would be scored
1899-05-03
? Maraisdebut
Caledonian Hall, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
referee: WA Mackay
1899-03-13
139Jim Curran1403 6 0
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W DQ13/15
 W  
DQ
13/15
  
referee: Bernard J Angle
BBBC Yearbook 2004
The Illustrated Police News March 18, 1899
1899-01-30
139Jewey Cook13929 13 1
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Bernard J Angle
BBBC Yearbook 2004
The Illustrated Police News February 4, 1899
1898-11-14
141Jack Valentine1549 1 2
Fillis's Amphitheatre, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
W KO20/20
 W  
KO
20/20
  
referee: JF Kendrick
South African middleweight title
1898-10-03
138Jack Lalor1506 0 2
Fillis's Amphitheatre, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
W KO4/20
 W  
KO
4/20
  
1898-08-01
Martin Denny14 2 4
Fillis's Amphitheatre, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
W KO3/20
 W  
KO
3/20
  
South African lightweight title
1898-06-08
Scotty Kane5 3 1
Drill Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
1898-04-21
Billy Greaves9 6 4
Drill Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO3/20
 W  
TKO
3/20
  
1898-01-25
Barney Malone9 3 5
Circus Tent, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
W DQ15/20
 W  
DQ
15/20
  
referee: Sam Lewis
South African lightweight title
Malone disqualified for not trying
1897-11-08
Artie Tully18 7 9
Circus Tent, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
W RTD6/20
 W  
RTD
6/20
  
South African lightweight title
1897-05-03
Leedebut
Pietersburg, Limpopo, South Africa
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1895-11-23
Billy Greaves5 2 4
The Amphitheatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
referee: Bill Heffernan
1895-08-31
Chappie McNeil0 3 0
The Amphitheatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO4/20
 W  
KO
4/20
  
1895-01-12
Ben Francis1 2 0
Leighton House, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
LPTS10/0
 L 
PTS
10/0
  
Holloway undertook to stop Francis within 10 rounds or lose
1894-12-01
Jim Burge15 10 12
Amphitheatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LKO12/20
 L 
KO
12/20
  
referee: Jimmy Murphy
1894-11-03
138Billy Greaves1354 0 1
Harland and Willison Circus, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO10/20
 W  
KO
10/20
  
referee: Sam Lewis
1894-09-08
Dick Glanville0 4 0
Masonic Hotel, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO1/15
 W  
KO
1/15
  
Glanville tripped, fell and damaged his ankle.
1894-07-22
Ben Francis1 1 0
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1893-10-28
Jimmy Murphy16 7 1
Amphitheatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
LKO17/20
 L 
KO
17/20
  
referee: Clem.D. Webb
South African lightweight title
Referee Webb officiates from inside the ring fot the first time in Johannesburg
1893-07-03
Barney Malone5 1 0
Old Kimberley Road outside, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
DPTS73/0
 D 
PTS
73/0
  
referee: Major Robertson
South African lightweight title
5 hours 30 minutes. LPR Rules. Referee declares a draw after warning both to make a better fight. All bets also declared off as fight was not considere to be on the level.
1893-05-08
Chappie McNeil0 2 0
Couper's Rooms at Garrick Theatre, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO0/4
 W  
KO
0/4
  
Holloway stops McNeil within 4 rounds as guaranteed
1893-03-18
Dick Glanville0 2 0
A room in town, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W RTD15/0
 W  
RTD
15/0
  
referee: Abe Bailey
1893-01-09
Chappie McNeil0 1 0
Sunderland Bar, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1892-11-09
Lew Furzedebut
Enclosure of Daspoort Hotel, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO32/0
 W  
KO
32/0
  
M of Q Rules
1892-06-12
Chappie McNeildebut
Daspoort, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
W RTD2/0
 W  
RTD
2/0
  
For Lightweight Championship of Pretoria
1889-09-05
Manny Garcialdebut
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
DPTS0/0
 D 
PTS
0/0
  
Fight stopped due to bad light.Garcial refused to continue next morninging
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