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Bill Squires

W L D
20 11 0
15 KOs 10 KOs
last 6


bouts 33
rounds 198
KOs 45%
 
global ID 39902
aliasBoshter Bill
born 1879-06-25
death date1962-09-01 / age 83
debut1902-04-03 / age 22
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 10½″   /   179cm
reach
70″   /   178cm
residence
Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
birth place
Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1916-12-26
178Dave Smith16537 12 3
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LKO10/20
 L 
KO
10/20
  
vacant Australian heavyweight title
Squires retired after this fight
Brisbane Courier December 27 , 1916
1911-08-09
Bill Lang23 8 1
Olympic Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
LTKO5/20
 L 
TKO
5/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
1910-01-17
Bill Lang20 5 1
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LKO7/20
 L 
KO
7/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
1909-10-25
Bill Lang18 5 1
Athletic Pavilion, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
LKO20/20
 L 
KO
20/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
Tommy Burns was a cornerman for Squires in this fight
1909-02-03
Bill Lang17 5 1
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LKO17/20
 L 
KO
17/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
1908-08-24
184Tommy Burns18140 2 8
Sydney Stadium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LKO13/20
 L 
KO
13/20
  
referee: Harry Nathan
World Heavyweight Title
1908-06-13
187Tommy Burns18239 2 8
Neuilly Bowling Palace, Paris, Paris, France
LKO8/20
 L 
KO
8/20
  
referee: Dr. Phelan
World Heavyweight Title
1908-04-30
Jem Roche8 2 0
Empire Theatre, Dublin, Ireland
W TKO4/20
 W  
TKO
4/20
  
1907-12-20
Fireman Jim Flynn33 9 13
Opera House, Bakersfield, California, USA
LKO6/20
 L 
KO
6/20
  
referee: Jack Welsh
Squires was reportedly 10 pounds heavier than Flynn. In a break from a clinch Squires received a hard right uppercut to the jaw and was knocked cold.
1907-09-28
182Jack Twin Sullivan17036 8 28
San Francisco, California, USA
LKO19/25
 L 
KO
19/25
  
referee: Billy Roche
1907-07-04
180Tommy Burns18134 2 8
Mission Street Arena, Colma, California, USA
LKO1/45
 L 
KO
1/45
  
time: 1:28   referee: James J. Jeffries
World Heavyweight Title
Squires down 3 times
Squires, champion of Australia, was a 10-9 favourite
1907-02-13
Arthur Cripps18 4 1
Cyclorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
NND6/6
 N 
ND
6/6
  
1907-02-08
Arthur Cripps18 4 1
Royal Princess Theatre, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
NND4/4
 N 
ND
4/4
  
1906-12-22
176Mike Williams18012 4 0
Richmond Race Course, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
time: 0:46   referee: George Watson
Australian heavyweight title
1906-12-03
192Bill Smith18610 5 1
Cyclorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
1906-11-05
Peter Kling8 0 0
Ascot Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
Attendance: 15,000
1906-04-28
Tim Draffin Murphy22 20 1
Exhibition Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W TKO3/20
 W  
TKO
3/20
  
Australian heavyweight title
The Referee
1906-03-05
Ed Williams6 5 1
Cyclorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
1905-12-12
Peter Felix18 8 7
NSC, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W KO7/20
 W  
KO
7/20
  
1905-09-11
Dick Kernick2 1 0
Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W KO4/20
 W  
KO
4/20
  
1905-07-10
Tom Fennessy0 1 0
Fitzgerald's Circus, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W KO5/20
 W  
KO
5/20
  
1905-05-29
Bill Smith5 2 1
West Wyalong, New South Wales, Australia
W KO8/20
 W  
KO
8/20
  
1905-02-04
Pat Farleydebut
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
1904-11-22
Peter Felix18 6 7
NSC, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
W KO1/20
 W  
KO
1/20
  
1904-10-18
Arthur Cripps7 2 1
NSC, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
LDQ8/20
 L 
DQ
8/20
  
1904-08-20
Peter Felix18 5 6
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W DQ11/20
 W  
DQ
11/20
  
1904-05-02
Edward Starlight Rollins28 35 12
Queen's Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W DQ4/20
 W  
DQ
4/20
  
1903-12-14
Bill Heckenberg1 2 0
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1902-10-18
Mike Ryandebut
Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia
W DQ4/6
 W  
DQ
4/6
  
1902-08-23
Jack Tuckerdebut
Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1902-07-03
Edward Starlight Rollins27 30 11
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
W DQ4/6
 W  
DQ
4/6
  
1902-06-07
Jack Lanagandebut
Welltown, New South Wales, Australia
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1902-04-03
Bill Costellodebut
Goondiwindi, Queensland, Australia
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
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