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Jackie Jurich

W L D
61 13 8
21 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


bouts 82
rounds 591
KOs 25%
 
global ID 15
birth nameJohn Leo Jurich
aliasRose of San Jose
born 1918-08-14
debut1935-08-23 / age 17
divisionbantamweight
residence
San Jose, California, USA
birth place
Palo Alto, California, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
84 24 1 1 0

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1946-06-10
117¼Manuel Ortiz117¾73 12 3
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA
LKO11/15
 L 
KO
11/15
  
referee: Toby Irwin   judges: Frankie BrownFrankie Carter
World Bantamweight Title
Jurich was knocked down once in the 8th and 11th round.
1946-04-09
121Luis Castillo12142 21 5
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1946-02-19
123½Cleve Holt1244 4 3
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1946-02-12
121Benny Cousins115½26 12 7
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1946-01-15
124Romero Lopez1245 11 3
San Jose, California, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1946-01-08
123Sonny Gomez9 11 9
San Jose, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1945-12-18
124Baby Hernandez1240 2 0
San Jose, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1945-12-11
123Sonny Gomez1229 10 9
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-09-15
Tirso Del Rosario1 0 1
Manila Square Garden, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
The correct date (September 15) and a description of the fight is provided by the Manila Times (Herb Goldman). Jurich was a decisive winner.
1944-03-07
123Kuko Ortiz119debut
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:00   referee: Frank Bramhall
1944-02-18
124Elwood Romero11718 22 10
L-st Arena, Sacramento, California, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1944-02-15
120Spider Gillig1182 0 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:17
1942-02-16
118Rustico Orquita12012 5 3
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Frankie Carter
1942-02-02
120Rustico Orquita12412 5 2
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Fred Bottaro   judges: Jack CostaSteve George
1941-10-09
118½Lupe Cordoza1189 10 6
L-st Arena, Sacramento, California, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1941-08-25
119Aurel Toma122¼43 10 10
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Carter
1941-08-05
120½Donnie Maes12324 15 8
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jimmy Evans
1941-06-17
119½Little Pancho117102 14 23
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Carter
1941-05-27
120Elwood Romero114½11 17 6
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1941-05-21
127Kenny Lindsay1278 3 2
Denman Auditorium, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1941-04-15
119Donnie Maes12123 15 6
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frank Bramhall
1941-02-21
110¾Little Dado111¾66 3 11
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
National Boxing Association World flyweight title
1941-01-21
120Joho Shiroma1179 1 3
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Clayton Frye
1941-01-08
120Kenny Lindsay1206 2 2
Exhibition Gardens, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Hector McDonald
1940-12-11
118Kenny Lindsay1186 2 1
Veterans Memorial Hall, Redding, California, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
Jurich was knocked down in the 2nd round.
1940-10-15
115Johnny Juliano11526 1 4
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Carter
1940-09-10
115Johnny Martin1158 3 4
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Frankie Brown
1940-08-20
115Rio Rico1170 1 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frank Bramhall
Jurich was knocked down for a nine-count in the 9th round.
1940-07-30
113¾Little Dado11660 3 10
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
referee: Jack Downey
Newspaper decision provided by the Oakland Tribune and San Jose News
Jurich was knocked down twice in the 3rd, and once in the 7th and 8th round.
1940-07-16
114Nick De Posta1172 1 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Fred Bottaro
1940-06-18
113Elwood Romero1148 9 3
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Toby Irwin
1940-05-14
112Little Ceferino114debut
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Frankie Carter
Little Ceferino came in with 65 previous fights, according to the San Jose News
1940-04-05
110½Manuel Ortiz112½21 9 1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LTKO9/10
 L 
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:30   referee: Benny Whitman
1939-12-08
112Little Pancho11188 12 21
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LKO10/10
 L 
KO
10/10
  
referee: Reggie Gilmore
American Flyweight Title
Jurich was knocked down for a nine-count in the 9th round, before being knocked out with a body shot in the 10th. Los Angeles Times
1939-10-04
Small Montana78 13 9
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
American Flyweight Title
1939-09-22
113Little Dado11354 3 5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Kennedy
1939-08-18
112Lou Salica116½46 8 9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LKO9/10
 L 
KO
9/10
  
time: 1:10   referee: Jack Kennedy
Jurich was knocked down eight times.
1939-06-09
111Manuel Ortiz11017 5 0
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Charley Randolph 5-2
Vacant American Flyweight Title
1939-03-14
115Manuel Ortiz11514 5 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
time: 0:30   referee: Clayton Frye
1939-03-03
114Small Montana11276 12 9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:10   referee: Abe Roth
Bout was stopped due to a cut over Montana's left eye.
1938-11-28
Mickey O'Neill18 12 2
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-11-14
113Paddy Ryan11365 8 2
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
Boxing November 16, 1938 P 11
1938-09-22
109½Peter Kane111¼46 1 1
Anfield Football Ground, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Eugene Henderson
Vacant World Flyweight Title
In May 1939 Kane announces he is giving up the title to campaign as a bantamweight. Jurich is floored five times in the fight
Dundee Courier - Friday 23 September 1938 P 9
1938-07-25
Phil Milligan19 14 4
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Dundee Courier - Tuesday 26 July 1938 P 4
1938-06-29
110½Benny Lynch118½87 12 17
St Mirren Football Ground, Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom
LKO12/15
 L 
KO
12/15
  
referee: Moss Deyong
Lynch forfeits World Flyweight Title (overweight), and the British Board of Boxing Control declared it vacant.
Jurich's manager, Jack Rogers, claims the title in defeat, which is not generally recognized.
Peter Kane would be acknowledged the legitimate Flyweight Champion when he defeated Jurich Sept. 22, 1938.
Dundee Courier - Thursday 30 June 1938 P 4
1938-03-02
113Little Dado11537 3 3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1938-02-08
Little Caesar6 13 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
referee: Oakland Jimmy Duffy
1937-12-14
112Small Montana11568 10 9
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1937-10-26
111Small Montana109½68 10 8
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Downey
USA California State flyweight title
1937-09-28
115Lupe Cordoza1176 2 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Billy Burke
1937-09-17
Santos Hugo28 41 18
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1937-08-20
Joe Forchione17 15 4
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
referee: Benny Whitman
1937-07-20
114Johnny Ladao11631 26 8
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
referee: Toby Irwin
Newspaper decision from Fresno Bee and San Jose News
Jurich named California State Flyweight Champion on Aug 4
Jurich's record reportedly 28-1-2
1937-06-04
114Little Dado11329 3 2
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1937-05-14
115Star Frisco11451 20 13
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1937-05-01
Alfredo Imperial15 33 23
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Date unknown
1937-03-02
112Johnny Martin1134 1 3
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1937-02-09
112Joey Puig11012 0 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Jurich was knocked down twice in the second round.
1937-01-01
111½Star Frisco11550 18 13
San Jose, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-12-15
112Star Frisco114½50 18 12
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1936-11-17
111Mauricio Seria1188 2 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Eddie Burns
1936-10-29
116Young Freddie1163 19 7
Sacramento, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1936-10-20
117Tony Ramirez11718 17 6
San Jose, California, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1936-10-06
112Jimmy (Babe) McCusker11 2 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Although Jurich's victory was clear-cut, this bout was considered one of the best on the card.
1936-08-25
106Morrie Reed1094 5 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1936-08-18
Nino Perez25 5 2
USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Date and place unknown
1936-08-11
111George Lados1 4 2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1936-07-28
Gene Adona1 2 0
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1936-07-14
110Hal George111debut
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
George was down twice before being knocked out.
1936-06-16
Baby Garcia1 4 0
USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Date and place unknown
1936-06-11
114Morrie Reed1144 3 2
Los Banos, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Fred Bottaro
1936-06-03
112Speedy Ureta1133 13 4
Sports Palace, San Francisco, California, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
1936-04-21
Art Curley0 0 1
San Jose, California, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1936-04-15
Speedy Ureta2 11 4
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Date and place unknown
1936-03-15
Speedy Ureta2 10 3
USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Date and place unknown
1936-02-25
105Kid George1121 1 1
San Jose, California, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
referee: Max Baer
1936-02-15
Baby Garcia1 3 0
USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Date and place unknown
1936-02-02
Joe Velardidebut
USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Date and place unknown
1936-01-21
109Eddie Hadden111debut
Forman's Arena, San Jose, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1935-11-19
109Owen Hinck1121 1 1
Forman's Arena, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
1935-11-01
Chuck O'Laughlin0 3 0
Watsonville, California, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
1935-10-22
Chuck O'Laughlin0 2 0
Forman's Arena, San Jose, California, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
1935-10-11
Frank Morales2 0 0
Arena, Watsonville, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1935-08-23
Kid Bang Bang1140 0 1
Watsonville, California, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
Jurich's Pro Debut -- last amateur bout on Aug 15
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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