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Johnny Gant

W L D
45 15 3
26 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 63
rounds 473
KOs 41%
 
global ID 374
born 1949-01-01
debut1968-08-27 / age 19
divisionwelterweight
height6′ 0″   /   183cm
residence
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1997-02-01
160Earl Allen1595 8 2
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
 91-98 91-99 89-100
1980-03-31
149½Roger Leonard149½12 0 0
Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
referee: Joe Bunsa   judges: Harry CecchiniTerry Moore
1980-02-27
Larry Moore17 23 0
Starplex, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1979-06-02
146Harold Volbrecht145½19 2 1
Independence Stadium, Mmabatho, North-West, South Africa
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1979-01-11
144¾Sugar Ray Leonard14617 0 0
Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
time: 2:57   referee: Joe Bunsa
Gant was knocked down in the 6th round.
1978-11-21
147Sammy Rookard146½21 19 0
Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1978-05-10
145½Roland Pryor146½27 5 0
DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1978-04-13
147½Justice Ortiz146¼11 19 4
Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1978-02-04
Victor Taco Perez38 29 3
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1977-12-17
Freddie Boynton7 3 2
DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1977-11-18
Eddie Marcelle8 1 1
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad And Tobago
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1977-02-13
147Anthony House1497 3 0
Halsey Field House, Annapolis, Maryland, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 1:43
1976-09-17
147Jose Baquedano147¼22 1 1
Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 2:02   referee: Larry Rozadilla
1976-06-26
Daniel Aldo Gonzalez45 0 4
Stade Louis II, Fontvieille, Monaco
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1976-05-24
146Fausto Rodriguez14721 2 0
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
1976-04-02
Joe Grier9 5 4
Coliseum, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1975-10-11
144Angel Espada34 7 4
Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LUD15/15
 L 
UD
15/15
  
 142-145 139-149 140-147
WBA World welterweight title
1975-08-26
145¾Harold Weston148½17 6 1
Capitol Centre, Largo, Maryland, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1975-06-17
Alfonso Hayman16 3 3
Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1975-04-29
Keith Averette17 3 2
Capitol Center, Landover, Maryland, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1975-02-22
144½Clyde Washington142¾20 4 4
Capitol Center, Landover, Maryland, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 2:13   referee: Tom Kelly
1974-11-26
144¼Alfonso Hayman147¼15 3 3
Capitol Center, Landover, Maryland, USA
LTKO10/10
 L 
TKO
10/10
  
time: 1:19   referee: Larry Barrett
Both boxers were knocked down once in the sixth round.
1974-08-27
Jim Henry7 10 3
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
1974-07-18
145Angel Robinson Garcia141130 67 19
Steelworkers Hall, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Joe Bunsa 50-43   judges: Tom Kelly 50-42, Harry Cecchini 50-42
1974-05-21
Mario Saurennann17 16 7
Capitol Centre, Largo, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1974-04-26
139¾Hector Thompson141¼44 3 2
Festival Hall, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Des Crabbe 47-48
1974-01-16
Chris Fernandez24 7 4
Steelworkers Hall, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1973-12-10
142½Hedgemon Lewis14648 4 0
Felt Forum, New York, New York, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tony Perez 2-7   judges: Teddy Martin 1-9, Johnny Dran 0-10
1973-05-08
Andre Reed5 5 1
Armory, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1973-04-16
Esteban De Jesus35 1 0
San Juan, Puerto Rico
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
Gant was knocked down in the first round.
1973-02-14
140¼Zovek Barajas144¼11 1 0
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1973-02-01
141Ely Yares14319 10 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1972-08-24
142½Bobby Haymon14115 5 1
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1972-05-16
Doc McClendon9 10 1
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1972-04-20
Vernon Mason17 4 2
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1972-01-18
Vernon Mason16 4 2
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1971-11-16
142Otha Tyson14116 7 6
Steelworkers Hall, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
referee: Terry Moore
1971-09-28
143Marcelino Alicia14515 10 1
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
time: 1:56
1971-07-13
Bob Payzant14716 32 3
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
1971-06-21
Clyde Tyler6 8 2
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
1971-04-26
Ivelaw Eastman15 24 3
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
1971-03-22
Joseph Bessala7 0 0
Paris, Paris, France
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1971-01-19
Pat McCormack16 2 0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W KO1/8
 W  
KO
1/8
  
time: 1:30
McCormack was dropped twice and counted out in the act of rising from the second knockdown.
1970-09-16
Herbie Lee26 9 0
Atlantic Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1970-07-30
145½Winston Noel1444 9 0
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1970-05-28
146½Adrian Davis142½13 13 1
Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LKO2/10
 L 
KO
2/10
  
1970-04-16
147½Larry Adkins153½16 6 2
Steelworkers Hall, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1970-02-14
147Dario Hidalgo15111 3 1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1969-09-15
Joe Myers9 17 3
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
time: 2:52
1969-08-18
Teddy Cooper5 3 2
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1969-06-30
Dave Wyatt23 31 2
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO7/8
 W  
KO
7/8
  
1969-06-09
Frank Steele4 5 0
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1969-05-12
Nikita Tar Hocker2 3 0
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1969-04-28
Bobby Haymon1 0 0
National Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1969-03-31
Tommy Richardson0 1 0
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
1969-03-10
Chuck Johnsdebut
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1969-02-10
Billy Elliott0 1 0
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
W KO6/6
 W  
KO
6/6
  
1968-12-16
Benny Huertas10 8 1
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1968-11-18
Winston Noel1 1 0
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1968-10-31
Roland Trottman1 0 0
Steelworkers Hall, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
1968-10-21
145Milton Carr1510 1 0
Alexandria Roller Rink, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
1968-09-09
Dave Mosby1 9 3
Coliseum, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1968-08-27
Hurricane Hartdebut
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
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Win
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Loss
D
Draw
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No Contest
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Scheduled/Pending
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