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Monty Betham

W L D
43 10 0
23 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


bouts 53
rounds 416
KOs 43%
 
global ID 26777
birth nameMontgomery Richard Betham
born 1952-09-27
debut1973-02-19 / age 20
divisionmiddleweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 10½″   /   179cm
residence
Auckland, New Zealand
birth place
Tuasivi, Samoa

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1982-04-12
Siaosi George Tanoa5 2 0
Pago Pago, American Samoa
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1981-12-03
159¾Steve Dennis15530 6 2
Carlaw Park, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Australasian Middleweight Title
1981-08-05
168Lance Revill17115 7 0
Trillo's Nightclub, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
New Zealand Boxing Association light heavyweight title
1981-06-19
Steven Lomudebut
Pago Pago, American Samoa
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1981-05-27
Ritchie Roberts13 7 2
Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Australasian Middleweight Title
1980-12-15
165½Tony Mundine174½74 10 1
Stanley Street Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
LKO5/12
 L 
KO
5/12
  
Vacant Australasian Light Heavyweight Title
1980-11-24
Gordie Lawson2 0 2
Auckland, New Zealand
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1980-06-30
Ross Eadie36 28 6
Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Australasian Middleweight Title
1980-04-13
169Lance Revill17112 5 0
Trillo's Nightclub, Auckland, New Zealand
W TKO11/12
 W  
TKO
11/12
  
referee: Bob Lyall
New Zealand Boxing Association light heavyweight title
1979-06-26
161½Alan Minter161¼34 6 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:05   referee: Larry O'Connell
1979-03-15
156½Ayub Kalule156½26 0 0
Brondby Hallen, Brondby, Denmark
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
time: 0:32
1979-02-11
Wally Carr44 26 7
Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Australasian Middleweight Title
1978-06-29
Benny Holt18 17 2
Napier Centential Hall, Napier, New Zealand
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1978-06-03
? Haviliadebut
Pago Pago, American Samoa
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1978-05-27
Nememi Waka0 1 0
Churchhill Park, Lautoka, Fiji
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1978-04-24
Nememi Wakadebut
Apia, Samoa
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1978-03-17
Al Korovou23 13 1
National Indoor Stadium, Suva, Fiji
LKO12/15
 L 
KO
12/15
  
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
1977-08-20
Mayfield Pennington3 3 0
High School Gym, Pikeville, Kentucky, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
1977-05-09
155¼Gert Steyn15421 3 2
West Ridge Tennis Stadium, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1977-03-26
Roy Dale25 15 0
Coliseum, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1976-09-23
Wally Carr39 23 6
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W KO11/15
 W  
KO
11/15
  
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
1976-07-30
Carlos Marks32 25 1
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad And Tobago
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
1976-07-12
154Wally Carr15437 22 6
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
LKO6/12
 L 
KO
6/12
  
time: 2:16   referee: Ray Lindsay
Vacant Australasian Light Middleweight Title
1976-06-05
Jone Mataitini5 4 0
Town Hall, Suva, Fiji
W KO7/15
 W  
KO
7/15
  
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
1976-03-11
Al Korovou15 10 1
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W TKO15/15
 W  
TKO
15/15
  
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
1976-02-19
154¼Semi Bula156½29 13 2
Port Kembla Rugby League Club, Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia
W TKO9/15
 W  
TKO
9/15
  
referee: Ray Mitchell
Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
Broken jaw stoppage.
1975-08-27
158½Manuel Fierro16028 11 3
Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Bob Lyall   judges: I Nichols 200-187, W Bowers 197-194, R Annis 200-191
New Zealand Herald August 28, 1975
1975-07-24
156Carlos Marks159½30 22 1
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
vacant Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title
1975-05-30
161½James Marshall15710 3 1
Festival Hall, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
LKO3/10
 L 
KO
3/10
  
referee: Des Crabbe
Betham was clearly ahead on points when he fractured a thumb, went down on one knee and allowed himself to be counted out.
1975-05-01
159Tony Dowling1609 20 2
Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Bevan Weir
New Zealand Herald May 2, 1975
1975-03-19
157Ricky Patterson1547 2 0
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
1975-02-19
157Greg McNamara158½30 8 4
Carlaw Park, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Bevan Weir   judges: I Nichols 197-188, B Proctor 197-192, W Bowers 199-195
New Zealand Herald February 20, 1975
1975-02-03
156Carlos Marks16027 21 1
Stanley Street Tennis Courts, Auckland, New Zealand
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Bevan Weir   judges: W Bowers 197-198, R Annis 200-173, B Proctor 193-198
New Zealand Herald February 4, 1975
1974-11-18
Rennie Pinder3 2 0
Carlaw Park, Auckland, New Zealand
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Brian Proctor
New Zealand Herald November 19, 1974
1974-10-31
Semi Bula22 12 2
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1974-10-14
Seva Mocesui2 7 0
YMCA Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:57
New Zealand Herald October 15, 1974
Mocesui fought as Seva Numitaka
1974-09-19
159Ted Gray16721 4 0
YMCA Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1974-07-17
Aseni Numuadebut
Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
New Zealand Herald July 18, 1974
1974-06-25
161Steve Aczel174½4 0 0
Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
LTKO4/12
 L 
TKO
4/12
  
referee: Ken Brady
Vacant Australasian Light Heavyweight Title
1974-05-06
Jone Mataitini5 2 0
Papeete, French Polynesia
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1974-04-16
Ruben Roberto Arocha47 28 9
Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Bevan Weir
New Zealand Herald April 17, 1974
Report states Betham won 14 straight victories
1974-03-14
Eddie Tavui10 3 1
Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
New Zealand Herald March 15, 1974
1974-02-13
Ray McGrady22 11 5
Stanley Street Tennis Courts, Auckland, New Zealand
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
New Zealand Herald February 14, 1974
1973-11-19
160½Peter Clay1625 4 0
Carlaw Park, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
New Zealand Herald November 20, 1973
1973-10-22
Peter Clay5 3 0
Carlaw Park, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
New Zealand Herald October 23, 1973
1973-10-01
158½Kahu Mahanga165¼30 19 3
YMCA Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Bob Lyall   judges: H Nicholls 200-191, R Annis 199-193, B Proctor 200-190
New Zealand Herald October 2, 1973
1973-07-26
Dennis Cutmore4 6 2
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1973-07-09
Barry Asekona2 2 0
YMCA Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 0:58
New Zealand Herald July 10, 1973
1973-06-28
Dave Clarke17 10 0
Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1973-05-01
Logan Rocky Taitindebut
Apia, Samoa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
Exact date unknown
1973-04-02
156Leo Pua Pula1522 1 1
Stanley Street Tennis Courts, Auckland, New Zealand
W TKO1/6
 W  
TKO
1/6
  
New Zealand Herald April 3, 1973
1973-03-12
Red Durange12 19 1
Stanley Street Tennis Courts, Auckland, New Zealand
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
New Zealand Herald March 13, 1973
1973-02-19
Billy Fruendebut
Stanley Street Tennis Courts, Auckland, New Zealand
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
New Zealand Herald February 20, 1973
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Draw
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No Contest
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