BoxRec


Anton Christoforidis
Global ID10322
sexmale
birthdate 1917-05-26
death date 1985-10-00 (68)
divisionlight heavyweight
height5′ 8″   /   173cm
reach72″   /   183cm
country Greece
residenceGeneva, Ohio, USA
birth placeSmyrna, Greece
won 54 (KO 13) + lost 15 (KO 3) + drawn 8 = 77
rounds boxed 702 KO% 16.88
 
biography

 Lb St Kg   |   date   |   ratings off on
 
|  
 
print

page: 1   |   2      »      
dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1947-02-18Anton Raadik15-4-0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USALRTD710
referee: Tommy Gilmore
1946-11-22Steve Belloise64-8-2
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USALTKO1010
1946-08-19Augie Fleischauer21-8-4
Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWTKO710
time: 0:54
1946-07-08Butch Lynch29-34-12
Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWKO310
time: 0:49
Lynch down in both the 1st and 2nd rounds.
1943-04-21Lloyd Marshall39-7-2
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USALUD1010
1943-02-23Jimmy Bivins32-5-0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USALPTS1515
Duration Light Heavyweight Title
1942-12-22Nate Bolden44-14-4
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWUD1010
This was a "nip and tuck" battle, according to The Ring, March 1943, page 46.
1942-08-10Nate Bolden43-14-3
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USADPTS1010
referee: Davy Miller
Attendance 5278.
1942-07-27Mose Brown20-7-1
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USAWPTS1010
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Christoforidis won 8 of the 10 rounds. Brown was down in the second round.
1942-06-23Johnny Colan37-6-1
Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWPTS1010
1942-05-20Johnny Colan37-5-1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USAWPTS1010
A "vicious" battle. Colan won the first two rounds, but Christoforidis took command in the third and held it until the 9th. Colan turned to "boxing beautifully" in the last two rounds, but he couldn't pull it out.
1942-04-29Paulie Mahoney31-14-1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USAWKO910
Mahoney was down twice in the second round, and took the count in round nine.
1942-04-17Jimmy Reeves19-5-0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWPTS1010
"It was a vicious fight all the way"..Reeves was down in the second round. Christo won the last two rounds to get his winning margin. The Ring, July 1942, page 61)
1942-01-12Ezzard Charles18-1-0
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USALTKO310
Christoforidis was down for "six" and "nine" before the fight was stopped.
1942-01-02George Burnette42-12-5
Fairgrounds Coliseum, Detroit, Michigan, USAWPTS1010
From The Ring, March 1942, page 47.
1941-12-01Ceferino Garcia115-27-14
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWPTS1010
"Garcia could not get a good shot with his famous bolo punch, but it was an interesting fight." (The Ring, February 1942.)
1941-05-22Gus Lesnevich49-7-5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALUD1515
referee: Frank Fullam | judge: Marty Monroe | judge: Joe Agnello
National Boxing Association World light heavyweight title
Not an NBA Title fight but Lesnevich awarded the title by the NBA on May 24, 1941
1941-04-30Johnny 'Bandit' Romero131-38-7
Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USAWKO210
time: 2:31
From the St. Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1941-04-07Italo Colonello25-23-3
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USAWTKO510
Colonello sustained a cut in his lower lip.
1941-01-13Melio Bettina52-10-2
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWUD1515
referee: Joe Sedley | judge: Jim Parker | judge: Dibby Williams
vacant National Boxing Association World light heavyweight title
The N.B.A. had ruled that Billy Conn had relinquished the title by failing to defend it in six months and by signing to meet Joe Louis for the heavyweight title. As to the fight itself, Bettina had a small lead after 12 rounds but Christoforidis finished well and the decision was popular with the spectators.
1940-12-02Jimmy Bivins19-0-0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWMD1010
Bivins floored Christoforidis for a nine-count in the second round. Christo rallied strongly in the late rounds to win the votes of one judge and referee, with the other judge voting for a draw.
1940-11-15Jimmy Bivins18-0-0
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USALUD1010
Bivins won 8 of the 10 rounds of this fight.
1940-10-22Jimmy Reeves11-1-0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWKO210
time: 2:44 | referee: Joe Sedley
1940-08-21Tony Bruno42-21-8
Mills Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USAWPTS1010
1940-07-09Joe Sutka28-12-5
Arena Gardens, Detroit, Michigan, USAWPTS1010
Sutka down twice each in the third and seventh rounds.
1940-06-05Jimmy Burns3-7-3
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USAWTKO610
1940-04-05George Burnette37-9-4
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USAWPTS88
1940-03-29Frank Zamoris34-24-5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWPTS66
1940-01-05Willie Pavlovich17-6-5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWPTS88
Christoforidis's American debut.
1939-04-05Lou Brouillard99-25-2
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
1939-01-14Edouard Tenet53-13-10
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1515
EBU (European) middleweight title
"Christoforidis, ten years younger than the 32 year old Tenet, had the edge in points going into the eleventh round but broke his left hand. He was forced to finish the fight on the defensive." Source: UPI
1938-11-14Bep van Klaveren50-14-6
De Doelen, Rotterdam, NetherlandsWPTS1515
EBU (European) middleweight title
1938-05-23Bep van Klaveren47-14-6
Nenijtohal, Rotterdam, NetherlandsLPTS1010
1938-05-06Gustav Eder77-14-9
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, GermanyDPTS1212
From Box-Sport, May 9, 1938, pages 7-8.
1938-01-14Gustav Eder77-12-9
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, GermanyWPTS1212
From Box-Sport, January 17, 1938, pages 4-5.
1937-11-08Costas Vassis15-8-2
Athens, GreeceWPTS1515
Greek middleweight title
Greek light heavyweight title
1937-10-30Mielu Doculescu8-9-4
Athens, GreeceWKO110
Source: information from Andre Collin.
1937-08-22Jose Martinez de Alfara70-8-7
Oran, AlgeriaDPTS1010
From Box-Sport, September 1937, page 9.
1937-08-08Victor Janas32-16-3
Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers, AlgeriaWPTS1010
From Box-Sport, August 16, 1937, page 8.
1937-06-13Kid Tunero53-13-6
Chantilly, Oise, FranceLPTS1010
From Box-Sport, 21 June 1937, pp. 10-11.
1937-04-03Jose Martinez de Alfara69-7-6
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceDPTS1010
Confirmed from the Paris edition of the New York Herald Tribune (Jack Kincaid), and from Box-Sport, April 5, 1937, page 11.
1937-03-01Jose Martinez de Alfara69-7-5
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceDPTS1010
Confirmed from the Paris edition of the New York Herald Tribune (Jack Kincaid).
1937-02-04Victor Janas29-13-3
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
Confirmed from the Paris edition of the New York Herald (Jack Kincaid).
1937-01-18Edouard Tenet50-12-9
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceDPTS1010
From Box-Sport, January 17, 1937, page 11.
1936-12-08Mario Casadei16-6-5
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceWDQ1010
According to Box-Sport, Casadei was disqualifired in round ten, not a loss by decision as given here earlier. Source: Box-Sport, 14 December 1936, pages 21-22.
1936-11-22Vilda Jaks31-6-6
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1212
From Box-Sport, December 2, 1935, page 10.
Jaks was a victim of a car accident in August and considered quitting boxing.

1936-11-05Edouard Tenet49-12-9
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1010
Source: Box-Sport, 16 November 1936, page 14. Jack Kincaid (newspapers in the New York Library) agrees as to the date and result.
1936-08-02Carmelo Candel33-11-6
Arenes d'Eckmühl, Oran, AlgeriaWPTS1010
Source: Box-Sport, August 10, 1936, page 11. Previously, this fight has been dated incorrectly as October 2, 1936.
1936-05-02Victor Janas21-11-3
Automobile Hall, Algiers, AlgeriaLMD1010
From Box-Sport, May 11, 1936, page 12.
1936-04-19Carmelo Candel33-10-6
Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, FranceWKO810
Source: Box-Sport, April 27, 1936, pp. 6-7.
1936-04-02Vilda Jaks30-4-6
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1212
Source: Box-Sport, April 14, 1936, pages 3-4.
1936-03-05Adrien Anneet37-14-9
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
Source: Box-Sport, 16 March 1936, page 8. Christoforidis was a close winner.
1936-02-07Carmelo Candel32-10-6
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1010
Frm Box-Sport, 17 February 1936, pages 8-9.
1936-01-06Kid Tunero36-10-5
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1010
From Box-Sport, 13 January 1936. page 6.
1935-12-09Victor Janas18-9-2
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From Box-Sport, 16 December 1935, page 10 (Andre Collin, Paris, France).
1935-11-22Vilda Jaks28-2-5
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
1935-10-28Julien Faes2-3-1
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From Box-Sport, page 12, 4 November 1935, page 12.
1935-10-15Marcel Foulon5-1-0
Central Sporting Club, Paris, Paris, FranceWTKO610
From Foulon's record, by Andre Collin.
1935-09-20Vilda Jaks27-1-4
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1010
Jaks was a clear winner according to Box-Sport<, page 10, 1 October 1935.
1935-09-03Kid Tunero33-10-3
Central Sporting Club, Paris, Paris, FranceDPTS1010
Christoforidis won decisively.
1935-08-20Georges Andre Nioche7-10-1
Central Sporting Club, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From record of Nioche. by Andre Collin.
1935-08-06Assane Diouf6-1-0
Central Sporting Club, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From Box-Sport, 12 August 1935, page 10.
1935-07-03Jany Ambreski
Athens, GreeceWPTS1010
Place and venue need verifidation. Bout listed by Andre Collin.
1935-05-05Paul Jancenelle11-9-2
Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS66
From the record of Jancenelle, by Andre Collin.
1935-04-06Georges Andre Nioche7-8-1
Montlucon, Allier, FranceWPTS1010
From record of Nioche, collection of Andre Collin.
1935-02-05Francisco Garcia Lluch21-27-7
Central Sporting Club, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From record of Garcia-Lluch, compiled by Andre Collin.
1935-01-31Georges Andre Nioche7-7-1
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
Source EMD Feb 1, 1935
1934-12-19Marcel Blaise2-0-0
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From Materials of Andre Collin.
1934-12-06Georges Ries7-15-2
Belleville Arena, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From record of Ries, by Andre Collin, giving venue, date, and result.
1934-11-14Marcel Thouvenin6-20-4
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS66
From record of Thouvenin, by Andre Collin (Paris, France). Venue and result provided.
1934-11-10Guillaume Taddei1-8-2
Paris, Paris, FranceWTKO46
From record of Christoforidis, by Andre Collin. Date from L'Echo d'Alger 11-11-1934
1934-10-30Roger Damagnez1-4-1
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
From materials of Andre Collin. The date and venue should be checked.
1934-10-17Paul Jancenelle5-4-1
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceDPTS66
From record of Jancenelle by Andre Collin, providing date, result, and venue.
1934-10-03Gilbert Martin
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS66
Found by Andre Collin of Paris, but the date and venue need verification. This apparently would be Christoforidis's first fight in Paris.
1934-09-26Lucien Hallart2-5-1
Paris Ring, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS66
From materials of Andre Collin (Paris, France). Date and venus need to checked.
page: 1   |   2      »      

 
verified    
 
unverified    
 
unsanctioned

© BoxRec : this data may be incomplete and/or inaccurate : page processed in 0.2132 seconds