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Von Clay

W L D
20 17 2
16 KOs 6 KOs
last 6


bouts 39
rounds 249
KOs 41%
 
global ID 27360
born 1939-08-11
death date2007-04-27 / age 67
debut1957-09-18 / age 18
divisionlight heavyweight
stanceorthodox
residence
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1968-01-16
181Mark Tessman17516 0 0
Houston, Texas, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
 90-100 90-100 88-100
1967-12-12
183Vic Brown19310 12 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Seres 2-8   judges: Richard Fay 2-8, Larry Brown 2-8
1967-10-09
181Johnny Persol18017 4 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
time: 2:14   referee: Joe Sweeney
1967-08-03
181Herman Harris21123 22 1
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1965-12-06
180Leotis Martin18816 1 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1965-11-01
LeRoy Green21 18 3
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1965-04-26
182Clarence Floyd17811 12 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
time: 0:58   referee: Zach Clayton
1963-10-18
181Piero Tomasoni18118 1 2
Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma, Lazio, Italy
LKO1/10
 L 
KO
1/10
  
1963-05-30
177Chic Calderwood174¼34 3 1
Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Frank Wilson
1963-05-10
183Karl Mildenberger190½35 2 1
Deutschlandhalle, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1963-01-26
Erich Schoppner33 0 4
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Schoppner was knocked down three times during the bout.
1962-12-05
181Eddie Cotton173¾42 13 1
Seattle Center Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Whitey Domstad 89-99   judges: Norman Kunde 91-100, John Nenizich 91-100
1962-10-22
177Dick Young170½13 0 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:38   referee: Pete Tomasco
1962-10-11
186Brian London20926 9 0
Tower Circus, Blackpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1962-04-14
180¾Mauro Mina176¼37 2 2
Estadio Nacional, Lima, Peru
LKO6/10
 L 
KO
6/10
  
referee: Jose Salardi
Attendance: 28,980
1961-12-29
183Alejandro Lavorante20818 2 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO2/10
 L 
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:10
1961-11-04
183Billy Hunter19519 9 3
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
time: 0:27   referee: John Thomas
Hunter was knocked down once in the 2nd, 4th, 6th, and 8th rounds.
1961-08-26
181Doug Jones18118 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
time: 2:21   referee: Al Berl 3-5   judges: Frank Forbes 1-8, Tony Rossi 3-6
1961-07-11
177Kirk Barrow18022 5 1
Interstate Fairgrounds, Spokane, Washington, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
referee: Joey August
Barrow was down twice in the 5th round.
1961-06-01
179Kirk Barrow181½22 4 1
Coliseum, Spokane, Washington, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
time: 1:06   referee: Joey August
Clay was knocked down in the 3rd round.
1961-04-24
175Harold Johnson17463 8 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO2/15
 L 
TKO
2/15
  
time: 2:28   referee: Dave Beloff
National Boxing Association World light heavyweight title
Clay was knocked down once in the 1st, and three times in the 2nd; which triggered the three knockdown rule.
1961-03-07
174Chic Calderwood17629 0 0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1961-02-11
177¾Rodolfo Luciano Diaz177¾15 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 1:09   referee: Harry Ebbets
1960-06-24
174¾Doug Jones17714 0 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Al Berl 5-4   judges: Charlie Rosen 2-6, Tony Rossi 3-6
1960-03-28
175¾Doug Jones171¼13 0 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Petey Della 5-7   judges: Mike Davidowitch 4-6, Jack Gordon 4-5
1960-03-15
172Clarence Floyd175½9 8 0
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Pete Tomasco 43-47   judges: Paul Stilley 43-47, Jack Styles 46-46
1960-02-01
173Art Miller180½7 7 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
time: 2:21   referee: Zach Clayton
1959-10-09
172Sixto Rodriguez17222 1 1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
 46-45 45-45 44-46
1959-08-21
170Sonny Ray172½19 7 6
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
Ray was knocked down in the 4th.
1959-07-27
171½Clarence Hinnant17640 15 1
Lighthouse Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:19
1959-04-13
172Pat Roberts1707 6 2
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
1959-03-13
172Art Miller1767 5 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W TKO6/6
 W  
TKO
6/6
  
time: 2:52   referee: Herbie Kronowitz
Miller was knocked down twice in the 6th
1959-02-16
Jim Robinson17 4 1
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO4/0
 W  
TKO
4/0
  
time: 1:34
Bout was stopped on cuts
1958-10-21
Pat Roberts7 6 1
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1958-10-13
166Paul Wright17217 3 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1958-07-14
166Richard Hill1647 3 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
time: 1:17
Hill was knocked down twice
1958-05-22
167Luther Chambers1704 3 0
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
time: 2:41
1958-03-13
160Vince Merollo16316 10 0
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
time: 1:54
1957-09-18
Hal Chapman0 2 0
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
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