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Charley Tombstone Smith

W L D
43 27 0
22 KOs 12 KOs
last 6


bouts 70
rounds 541
KOs 31%
 
global ID 20338
birth nameCharles Ray Smith
born 1933-04-01
debut1954-04-20 / age 21
divisionwelterweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 0″   /   183cm
residence
Waco, Texas, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1963-01-18
157½George Wright1609 1 2
Sports Arena, Tacoma, Washington, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:31   referee: Davey Ward
1962-09-10
154Gaspar Ortega148¾84 26 2
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
LKO5/10
 L 
KO
5/10
  
time: 1:18   referee: Lou Fontana
Smith was knocked down once in the 3rd, and twice in both the 4th and 5th rounds.
1962-08-22
156Tony Montano16524 8 2
Madison Square Garden, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Bud Yellen 93-98   judges: Art Van Haren 94-99, Erik Thorne 93-99
1962-07-24
150Gaspar Ortega148½82 26 2
Plaza de Toros, Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Smith was knocked down in the 8th round.
1962-07-02
151Gaspar Ortega148¼80 25 2
Civic Center, Butte, Montana, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Simonich 98-97   judges: Bo Gromoljez 98-96, James R. Shea 96-99
1962-02-27
157Fred Roots16012 14 3
Sacramento, California, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:59   referee: Mario Duccini
1962-02-08
163Toro Saenz16011 6 0
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1962-01-09
158Terry Smith1588 2 0
Sacramento, California, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1961-11-27
Dave Brown16 12 5
Kezar Pavilion, San Francisco, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Vern Bybee
1961-09-26
157¾Wayne Thornton16218 2 0
Kearney Bowl, Fresno, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Pete Morelli 1-7
1961-08-22
157Wayne Thornton16118 1 0
Kearney Bowl, Fresno, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Johnny Reno 7-5
Smith was knocked down in the 10th round.
1961-07-18
150¼Kid Rayo149½12 20 5
Memorial Auditorium, Fresno, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Johnny Reno 7-3
1961-06-05
Jose Macias1 1 0
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1961-05-24
151½Eddie Pace1509 8 0
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1961-04-11
147Charley 'Tiger' Smith15015 6 2
Civic Auditorium, Santa Cruz, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Fred Apostoli 3-7
1961-03-22
158½Tony Montano157½17 5 2
Madison Square Garden, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
Smith was knocked down in the 2nd round, Montano was down in the 3rd round.
1961-03-08
153Willie Ross154½10 1 2
Madison Square Garden, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Don Lerch
1961-02-13
148Curtis Cokes14520 2 1
Sportatorium, Dallas, Texas, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Benny King 93-98   judges: Norman Levinson 87-99, William Shaw 90-99
Smith was down in the 9th round.
1960-11-07
154Eddie Andrews16035 13 3
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1960-10-25
145½LC Morgan14538 15 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joey Olmos 4-6   judges: Dick Young 3-6, Frankie Van 2-7
1960-07-23
Juan Carlos Rivero34 3 1
Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
LKO9/10
 L 
KO
9/10
  
1960-06-25
146½Luis Federico Thompson147122 9 10
Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Alfonso Araujo   judges: Leonardo FranchiniEloy GonzalezJose Stern
1960-02-17
145Rudell Stitch147½23 6 0
Freedom Hall State Fairground, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
1960-01-12
150½Kid Rayo151½10 12 4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 0:58   referee: Charley Randolph
1959-12-15
148Ray Greco14722 8 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Van 96-96   judges: George Latka 96-92, Lee Grossman 96-94
1959-09-08
147Jerry Hunnicut14714 3 1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USA
LTKO2/12
 L 
TKO
2/12
  
time: 2:50   referee: Vern Bybee
USA California State welterweight title
Smith suffered a broken jaw, and could not continue in the bout.
1959-07-25
145½Reybon Stubbs146½21 4 1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 2:10   referee: Charley Randolph
USA California State welterweight title
1959-06-23
146¼Billy Lynch147½39 3 0
State Theatre, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Billy Taylor
1959-05-26
149¾Stan Harrington149¾31 4 1
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1959-03-14
Dave Johnson21 4 5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO10/12
 W  
KO
10/12
  
time: 2:21
USA California State welterweight title
1959-02-10
150Stan Harrington14929 3 1
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Louis Freitas 46-43   judges: Walter Cho 49-44, Frankie Gomez 47-45
Ring October 1959 p50
1958-12-27
151½Tiger Al Williams15531 18 2
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Dick Young
A bad cut over Smith's left eye, ended the bout.
1958-11-14
150½Ramon Hernandez153½14 6 0
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Frank Rustich 99-85   judges: Hal Rickards 100-84, Joe Narvaez 99-92
1958-10-09
Alvaro Gutierrez20 7 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mushy Callahan 89-98   judges: Jack McDonald 89-100, Russ Bradford 90-99
1958-08-20
148Virgil Akins15049 17 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
Akins trailed on all the judges scorecards entering the 10th and final round.
1958-07-26
147½Gerald Gray14622 2 1
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1958-06-21
146½Armando Muniz146½28 5 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO3/12
 W  
KO
3/12
  
referee: Dick Young
USA California State welterweight title
Muniz was knocked down twice in the 3rd round.
1958-03-26
145½Garnet Hart147½24 3 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
time: 0:56
Bout stopped because of swelling and cuts to Smith's eyes.
1958-01-10
149Joe Miceli14955 30 7
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Al Berl
1957-12-14
Giancarlo Garbelli52 5 6
Palazzo Dello Sport, Milan, Lombardia, Italy
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1957-08-29
158½Charley Joseph15841 6 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Van 93-97   judges: Jack McDonald 95-96, Tommy Hart 93-96
1957-07-13
149Marcel Pigou155½17 0 2
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
referee: Dynamite Jackson 97-92   judges: Mushy Callahan 96-95, Jimmy Wilson 95-95
1957-05-25
151½Barry Allison14734 13 1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 2:46   referee: Frankie Van
Smith had an easy time stopping over matched Allison.
1957-03-07
150Joe Miceli14951 26 7
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Abe Roth 100-90   judges: John Thomas 98-88, Jimmy Wallace 98-91
Miceli was knocked down in the 5th round.
1957-01-24
146½Don Jordan142½28 8 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Frankie Van 118-110   judges: Dynamite Jackson 116-111, Jack McDonald 117-109
USA California State welterweight title
1957-01-05
153Tiger Al Williams15424 10 1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Mushy Callahan 95-93   judges: Jimmy Wilson 98-94, Tommy Hart 95-94
1956-11-10
147Timmie Jefferson1407 7 2
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:23   referee: Russ Bradford
1956-11-01
153½Hank Davis15428 17 9
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 0:53   referee: George Latka 79-71   judges: Jimmy Wilson 79-73, Charley Randolph 78-73
1956-09-20
146¼Dave Johnson146¼18 2 5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Russ Bradford 117-109   judges: Reggie Gilmore 116-109, John Thomas 115-107
vacant USA California State welterweight title
Johnson was knocked down once in the 7th and 9th round.
1956-06-14
145½Charlie Sawyer14728 8 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Dynamite Jackson 115-113   judges: Tommy Hart 110-107, Mushy Callahan 112-115
Vacant Calfornia State Welterweight Title Eliminator
1956-05-24
153½Danny Perez15713 3 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 0:51   referee: Charley Randolph
1956-04-26
151Jimmy King153½53 10 4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:33   referee: John Thomas
King was knocked down once in the 1st and 3rd round.
1956-01-12
147¾Giancarlo Garbelli145½37 2 5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 1:15   referee: Charley Randolph 34-32
The bout was stopped, as Garbelli's left eye was swollen shut.
1956-01-05
149½Woody Winslow15420 28 7
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Charley Randolph 58-52   judges: Jack McDonald 58-52, Reggie Gilmore 59-52
1955-10-06
148David Cervantes147½10 9 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
time: 1:36   referee: Reggie Gilmore
1955-05-26
150Sonny Gill154½19 1 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Russ Bradford 56-55   judges: Charley Randolph 56-54, Tommy Hart 55-56
1955-03-24
155John Houston15510 1 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
time: 2:15   referee: Jimmy Wilson
1955-03-03
155Joe Cardenas151½17 22 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1955-02-05
151½Jimmy Hays14925 8 6
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
referee: Mushy Callahan
1954-12-06
155Neal Rivers15718 3 1
Eastside Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Dynamite Jackson
1954-11-29
155John Houston1567 0 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1954-11-01
155Johnny Wells157½25 13 4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
time: 1:09
1954-09-14
WC Cage9 2 0
Civic Auditorium, Seattle, Washington, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1954-08-13
Charlie Sawyer150½21 7 3
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LKO9/10
 L 
KO
9/10
  
time: 1:40
1954-08-02
152½Sonny Gill1568 0 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
The bout was stopped after Gill's left eye swelled shut.
1954-06-26
155Larry Maldonado1531 0 0
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1954-06-21
151½Jiggs Reed150½6 7 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1954-05-28
149Jerry Fowler1507 1 1
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W TKO6/6
 W  
TKO
6/6
  
time: 2:56
1954-05-17
155Tag Mayfield1587 10 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
1954-04-20
154½Danny Perez157½3 0 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO2/4
 L 
KO
2/4
  
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Draw
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No Contest
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