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Percy Bassett

W L D
64 12 1
41 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 77
rounds 518
KOs 53%
 
global ID 24040
born 1930-01-03
death date1993-07-15 / age 63
debut1947-07-31 / age 17
divisionfeatherweight
stanceorthodox
residence
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
Virginia, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1955-04-24
131Seraphin Ferrer13616 0 0
Parc des Princes, Paris, Paris, France
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
Bassett was down in the 1st, Ferrer was down twice in the 9th. After Ferrer was knocked down in the 10th, the referee stopped the bout. Ferrer led on the scorecards at the time of the stoppage.
1955-02-22
130½Joey Lopes13230 6 2
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Ray Flores
Bout was stopped after the 2nd round, due to a cut over Bassett's left eye.
1955-02-03
129Dave Gallardo130½51 17 5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Frankie Van 56-53   judges: Frank Holborow 56-54, George Latka 53-56
1954-11-26
126Teddy Davis12662 50 5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Al Berl 4-7   judges: Frank Forbes 4-7, Artie Aidala 3-8
For the 'Interim' World Featherweight title with champion Sandy Saddler in the U S Army.
1954-06-25
126¾Lulu Perez125½30 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W RTD11/12
 W  
RTD
11/12
  
referee: Al Berl 7-3   judges: Frank Forbes 8-3, Bert Grant 8-3
"Duration" World Featherweight Title
Champion Sandy Saddler was in the U S Army at this time. Perez was knocked down in the 11th round.
1954-05-17
130Orlando Zulueta13552 19 9
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Petey Scalzo 3-6   judges: Charley Shortell 3-6, Americo Schiavone 2-8
1954-04-03
129½Cisco Andrade13320 0 1
Uline Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Charley Reynolds 73-100   judges: Charley Buck 79-100, Joe Bunsa 81-100
1954-02-07
Mohammed Chickaoui31 1 5
Prado Arena, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 0:30
1954-01-21
129Francis Bonnardel13024 20 13
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, France
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
Bonnardel did not answer the bell for the ninth round.
1954-01-02
125¼Jacques Herbillon45 3 3
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:25   referee: Rene Schemann
Herbillon was knocked down three times.
1953-12-12
Joseph Janssens16 7 4
Palais des Sports, Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1953-11-27
129½Louis Carrara13431 4 3
Palais de la Mutualité, Paris, Paris, France
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1953-05-18
132Arthur Persley134½40 3 2
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Petey Scalzo 2-7   judges: Leo Birnbaum 2-7, Joe Agnello 3-7
1953-04-08
129Dave Gallardo129¼45 12 5
Uline Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1953-02-23
Auguste Caulet23 9 4
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
W RTD5/10
 W  
RTD
5/10
  
1953-02-09
125½Ray Famechon125½83 7 2
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
W RTD3/10
 W  
RTD
3/10
  
Interim World Featherweight Title.
Champion Sandy Saddler in the U.S. Army. Bassett knocked Famechon down right before the bell sounded to end the third round. After he was dragged back to his corner, he was unable to come out for the 4th round.
1952-11-17
128Teddy Davis12651 47 5
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1952-10-28
127Charley Riley127½66 22 1
Uline Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1952-10-20
129Teddy Davis129½50 47 5
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Jack Watson   judges: Jimmy RileyFred Brunelli 3-7
1952-08-24
129Federico Plummer13228 4 1
Arena de Colon, Colon City, Panama
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Colon Al Brown   judges: Sherman BrooksRamon Moynes
1952-06-16
137¾Ray Powell1293 2 1
Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1952-03-31
125½Frankie Sodano124½41 2 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:04
Bout stopped on cuts
1951-06-25
126½Charley Riley12958 16 1
Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
Bassett suffered a broken jaw midway through the 2nd round. The bout was halted at the end of the 2nd round
1951-05-07
126½Charley Riley12857 15 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
Bassett was knocked down in the 1st round.
1951-03-05
133Jimmy Carter13247 10 7
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Charley Daggert 6-3   judges: Joe Sweeney 6-3, Frank Knaresborough 7-3
1951-02-07
134½Jimmy Carter135½46 10 7
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
 3-6 3-6 3-6
1951-01-30
130½Harold Dade12838 22 6
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 2:28   referee: Charley Daggert
1951-01-04
130½Teddy Davis13040 38 5
Uline Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1950-12-20
132Sonny Boy West133½48 7 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
West complained of double vision between the 6th and 7th rounds. After he was hurt to the body by Bassett, he was floored by a right hand. As he fell, he landed hard on his head. West died of injuries suffered in this bout on December 21st. The official cause of death was given as a "inter-cerebral hemorrhage resulting from a cerebral concussion."
1950-09-30
129¾Miguel Mendivil135¾24 2 4
Havana, Cuba
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1950-08-19
128¼Miguel Acevedo12951 16 6
Palacio de Deportes, Havana, Cuba
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1950-07-29
131Orlando Zulueta13430 10 6
Palacio de Deportes, Havana, Cuba
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1950-07-12
133Terry Young13769 22 5
Shibe Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:08
1950-04-24
131Mario Pacheco13337 9 7
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 1:28   referee: Jack Sullivan
Pacheco was knocked down three times in the 10th round.
1950-04-19
132Proctor Heinhold13028 22 2
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1950-03-13
Jesus Compos8 9 3
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1950-03-02
130Orlando Zulueta13229 8 6
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Dave Beloff 6-2   judges: Joe Sweeney 7-2, Dave Howard 6-3
1950-02-13
Proctor Heinhold27 19 2
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1950-01-30
132Eduardo Carrasco13619 39 10
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1950-01-19
131Eddie Giosa13960 21 8
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W SD9/9
 W  
SD
9/9
  
referee: Zach Clayton 5-4   judges: George Giacchino 5-4, Frank Knaresborough 4-5
1949-12-29
128½Santa Bucca135½50 13 3
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1949-12-08
129Aaron Joshua12716 7 2
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
time: 2:11
1949-11-10
128Danny Webb13140 14 0
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1949-10-26
129½Tomas Beato131½15 19 1
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:28
1949-10-13
130Bernie Peters1308 7 2
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
1949-05-05
128Young Junior12831 20 4
Hamid's Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
time: 2:21
1949-04-21
128½Luis Ramos128½10 12 0
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1949-04-04
128½Eddie Giosa136¾55 18 6
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Charley Daggert 4-5   judges: Leo Costella 4-6, Frank Knaresborough 4-6
1949-02-28
128½Lew Jenkins132½61 31 5
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Charley Daggert 7-3   judges: Leo Costella 6-3, Lou Tress 5-4
1949-02-10
128Archie Wilmer136½27 22 2
Metropolitan Opera House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1949-01-31
130Brown Lee132½28 19 5
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1948-12-23
128½Brown Lee13227 19 5
Million Dollar Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1948-12-14
128Al Gualteri13232 8 1
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1948-12-06
127Archie Wilmer134½27 21 2
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO1/10
 W  
TKO
1/10
  
time: 1:56   referee: Charley Daggert
1948-11-23
127Bobby Bell12419 4 1
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO7/8
 W  
TKO
7/8
  
1948-11-08
128Charley Cabey Lewis12956 32 3
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:37   referee: Dave Beloff
1948-10-14
125Reuben Davis1246 7 3
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/0
 W  
TKO
5/0
  
1948-09-28
126Billy Gillard12824 3 0
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
1948-08-02
130Danny Carabella12130 10 4
Artillery Park, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1948-07-22
129Brown Lee13025 17 5
Toppi Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1948-05-27
128Johnny Forte13054 19 3
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1948-04-29
128Baby Ray Jones1316 4 0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1948-04-12
128½Mel Neary13018 6 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1948-04-01
127Jimmy Champagne1311 2 0
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1948-03-04
127Filiberto Osario12923 19 7
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1948-02-19
129Jimmy 'Jay' Parlin12518 12 2
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1948-02-05
127Jimmy 'Jay' Parlin12717 11 2
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO7/8
 W  
KO
7/8
  
1948-01-22
127Angelo Ambrosano13128 13 3
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1947-12-18
126Joey Longo12833 37 6
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
1947-12-04
125Georgie Knox12923 52 4
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1947-11-11
124Tony Cocco121½19 9 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-11-06
126Paul Jones1291 3 0
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1947-10-30
124Jimmy Brown12611 3 1
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO5/6
 W  
KO
5/6
  
1947-10-23
Billy Proctor10 9 2
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1947-10-09
119Tommy Trout1196 18 2
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO5/6
 W  
KO
5/6
  
From the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin (Jack Kincaid).
1947-10-02
Joe Cucinotti7 2 0
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1947-07-31
124Joe Camarata126½2 8 5
Bader Field, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
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Scheduled/Pending
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