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James J. Beattie

W L D
40 10 0
32 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


bouts 50
rounds 246
KOs 64%
 
global ID 17686
birth nameJames William Beattie
aliasBig Jim
born 1942-06-10
debut1962-11-02 / age 20
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 9½″   /   207cm
residence
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
birth place
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1979-07-14
241Leroy Jones24023 0 1
Mile High Stadium, Denver, Colorado, USA
LKO4/10
 L 
KO
4/10
  
1979-03-31
Greg Sorrentino14 4 1
Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1979-02-20
242Scott LeDoux226½24 6 3
Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA
LTKO3/10
 L 
TKO
3/10
  
referee: Mert Herrick
1978-09-27
Fred Askew16 14 1
Civic Center, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Dennis Nelson 98-93   judges: Wally Holm 96-92, George Reiter Jr. 96-93
Beattie down twice in first. Askew down in 9th.
1978-06-30
241Tom Fischer22113 4 0
International Amphitheatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
1978-05-11
232Chuck Gardner2106 1 0
Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: LeRoy Benson 97-96   judges: George Reiter Jr. 98-95, Chuck Hales 99-96
Beattie knocked down in second round.
1977-12-13
Larry Beilfuss13 11 0
Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Leo Ranieri   judges: Sean CurtinJames DiVitoCollins Brown
1977-09-28
Stanley Dollisondebut
Leamington Hotel, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1977-09-22
Dwight Wigginsdebut
Curtis Hixon Hall, Tampa, Florida, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1977-04-15
Nat Battles1 2 1
Dickinson High School, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1977-02-01
Ernie Smith4 10 0
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
time: 1:32
1976-12-09
Ernie Smith4 9 0
Promenade Center Ballroom, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1976-11-17
Roy Rodriguez0 6 0
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1976-06-30
Bill Jacksondebut
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1968-11-06
245Tommy Fields20917 15 3
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:12
1968-07-25
244½Buster Mathis226½24 1 0
Metropolitan Sports Center, Bloomington, Minnesota, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:37   referee: Tom Driscoll
1968-05-11
242Willie Ray Richardson19021 8 0
Memorial Arena, Hibbing, Minnesota, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 2:07
1968-04-19
251Willie Ray Richardson21 7 0
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
Beattie was knocked down in the tenth round.
1968-03-29
250Orville Qualls2409 1 1
St. Paul Armory, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 0:45
1968-02-02
246Aaron Eastling19612 2 1
St. Paul Armory, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1967-10-03
247Al Jones22018 1 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
LKO1/10
 L 
KO
1/10
  
time: 0:50   referee: Jimmy Peerless
1967-09-12
248Levi Forte19317 17 2
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Barney Felix
Forte down 4 times
1967-06-15
237Dick Wipperman20232 9 1
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Billy McCabe 97-96   judges: Johnny De Otis 98-94, Wally Holm 98-94
1967-05-10
Dick Wipperman20232 8 1
Auditorium, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Billy McCabe 99-94   judges: Johnny DeOtis 100-91, Wally Holm 99-90
Gate: $7,543 Crowd: 2,138
1967-04-07
238½Johnny Barazza2109 9 0
Auditorium, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1967-03-21
240Lou Bailey20014 27 5
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1967-03-15
247Ed Hurley1928 5 0
Auditorium, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:00
Attendance: 2,857. Gate: $10,050.
1967-01-18
244Ed Hurley2008 4 0
Auditorium, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1966-12-09
Barry O'Neil7 6 0
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1966-09-28
Ed Sonny Andrews3 9 0
Mayo Civic Auditorium, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 1:25
1965-12-10
234½James J Woody198¼8 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Zach Clayton
1965-08-24
233Mel Turnbow2056 1 0
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:35
1965-05-06
Orvin Veazey1893 7 2
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
time: 1:27
1965-04-23
235Alonzo Johnson19221 16 0
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
time: 1:40   referee: Billy Connelly
1965-03-27
239Tom McNeeley20434 9 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:50   referee: Eddie Bradley
1965-02-13
237Dick Greatorex2205 1 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:12
1964-11-27
237¼James J Woody1955 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
referee: Zach Clayton 3-5   judges: Nick Gamboli 3-5, Frank Forbes 4-3
1964-11-05
235Billy Tisdale19515 14 0
Arena, Bristol, Connecticut, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1964-10-02
242½Dick Wipperman205½26 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 0:48   referee: Barney Smith
1964-07-10
236Orvin Veazey1903 5 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1964-06-09
232½Henry Wallitsch196½14 9 0
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
time: 1:56   referee: Johnny Colan
1964-03-06
232½Henry Wallitsch19813 8 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
1964-01-24
234Billy Padavone1925 1 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 2:02
1963-12-11
Charlie Lee1 0 1
State Garden, Union City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
1963-11-21
Frank Davis1 2 0
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 1:28
1963-10-31
237Al Alberts218debut
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:03
1963-08-10
231Johnny Barazza2032 3 0
Convention Center, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA
LTKO5/6
 L 
TKO
5/6
  
Beattie had been knocked down once, when referee Arthur Mercante stopped the bout.
1963-05-28
230Duke Johnson1914 7 1
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 0:24
New York UPI--Johnson was knocked out by the very first punch Beattie threw
1962-12-07
Nimrod Carmichaeldebut
Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
1962-11-02
230Nat Battles2151 0 1
Hudson, Wisconsin, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
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