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Dave Charnley
Global ID11390
sexmale
birthdate 1935-10-10
death date 2012-03-03 (76)
divisionlightweight
stancesouthpaw
height5′ 6″   /   168cm
reach67″   /   170cm
aliasThe Dartford Destroyer
country United Kingdom
residenceDartford, Kent, United Kingdom
birth placeDartford, Kent, United Kingdom
won 48 (KO 27) + lost 12 (KO 2) + drawn 1 = 61
rounds boxed 483 KO% 44.26
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1964-12-01Emile Griffith42-5-0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomLTKO910x3
time: 1:56 | referee: Frank Wilson
Charnley was knocked down twice in the 3rd and once in the 9th. Referee stopped the bout after Charnley rose unsteady at nine, following the last knockdown.
1964-06-02Kenny Lane79-12-2
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
referee: Andrew Smyth
1964-03-24Brian Curvis28-1-0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
referee: Jack Hart
1963-11-25Tito Marshall29-9-2
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
referee: Wally Thom
1963-05-20Maurice Cullen24-2-2
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
referee: Bill Jones
BBBofC British lightweight title
1963-02-25Joe Brown97-24-12
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United KingdomWKO610x3
time: 2:45 | referee: Frank Wilson
1963-01-15Jethro Cason16-5-2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
referee: Jack Hart
1962-12-11J. D. Ellis25-18-1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO610x3
1962-08-04Bunny Grant25-3-2
National Stadium, Kingston, JamaicaLUD1515
referee: Emilio Sanchez 138-150 | judge: Gilbert Aarons 129-150 | judge: Vivian Blake 144-146
Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title
1962-06-05Doug Vaillant28-4-4
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
referee: Eugene Henderson
Charnley down in the 9th and 10th rounds.
1962-01-30Jose Stable17-1-1
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1961-11-27LC Morgan46-17-0
Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United KingdomWKO310x3
referee: Harry Humphreys
1961-11-20Darkie Hughes32-9-2
Ice Rink, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWKO115x3
time: 0:40
BBBofC British lightweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title
EBU (European) lightweight title
To this point, it was the fastest knockout in the history of British championship fights.
1961-09-05Len Matthews31-6-2
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1961-07-05Ray Nobile28-1-2
Plamino Stadium, Roma, Lazio, ItalyWRTD415
EBU (European) lightweight title
Nobile retired at end of 4th
1961-04-18Joe Brown94-22-12
Earls Court Arena, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1515x3
referee: Tommy Little
World Lightweight Title
1961 Fight of the Year - Ring Magazine

1961-02-21Fernand Nollet35-7-12
Streatham Ice Rink, Streatham, London, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
EBU (European) lightweight title
1961-01-17Gene Gresham28-2-1
Streatham Ice Rink, Streatham, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1960-05-31Paul Armstead28-8-1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWKO910x3
referee: Andrew Smyth
1960-03-29Mario Vecchiatto48-4-6
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWTKO1015x3
EBU (European) lightweight title
1960-02-23Sauveur Benamou10-2-5
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
referee: Jack Hart
1959-12-02Joe Brown88-20-12
Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USALTKO615
referee: Jimmy Webb
World Lightweight Title
A cut over Charnley's right eye forced the stoppage, between the 5th and 6th rounds.

1959-09-01Jimmy Brown30-6-0
Streatham Ice Rink, Streatham, London, United KingdomWTKO810x3
time: 2:35 | referee: Tommy Little
1959-06-17Billy Spider Kelly53-16-3
Firhill Park, Glasgow, Scotland, United KingdomWDQ610x3
1959-05-12Willie Toweel41-2-2
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWKO1015x3
Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title
1959-03-10Guy Gracia41-16-5
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
referee: Fred Blakeborough
1958-10-28Carlos Ortiz27-1-0
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1958-09-18Jimmy Croll35-12-4
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomWTKO410x3
1958-06-03Joey Lopes46-15-3
White City Stadium, White City, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1958-04-15Peter Waterman42-2-2
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWTKO510x3
1958-03-11Tony Garcia3-0-0
Streatham Ice Rink, Streatham, London, United KingdomWTKO510x3
referee: Jack Hart
1958-01-28Don Jordan36-10-0
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
referee: Eugene Henderson
1957-11-19Ron Hinson24-6-1
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1957-09-30Jo Woussem24-17-1
Guildhall, Southampton, Hampshire, United KingdomWTKO1010x3
1957-07-09Willie Toweel29-1-2
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1515x3
referee: Ike Powell
Commonwealth (British Empire) lightweight title
1957-06-04Johnny Gonsalves47-11-3
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWTKO810x3
time: 2:58 | referee: Tommy Little
A cut over Gonsalves' left eye, forced a stoppage.
1957-04-09Joe Lucy27-9-0
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWPTS1515x3
referee: Andrew Smyth
BBBofC British lightweight title
1957-01-22Willie Lloyd25-16-3
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO1212x3
Eliminator for BBBofC British Lightweight Title
1956-11-16Alby Tissong47-19-5
King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1956-08-27Willie Lloyd24-15-3
Maindy Stadium, Cardiff, Wales, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1956-07-24Johnny Miller34-4-6
Dartford, Kent, United KingdomWTKO610x3
Miller Retired
1956-06-19Fernand Coppens10-5-3
Clapton Greyhound Track, Clapton, London, United KingdomWTKO210x3
1956-04-03Sammy McCarthy40-5-1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
1956-03-06Johnny Butterworth32-10-3
Regents Crest Hotel, Marylebone, London, United KingdomWTKO510x3
1955-11-28Kurt Ernest7-4-1
Ice Rink, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWTKO610x3
1955-11-15Guy Gracia29-9-3
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1955-11-01Leo Molloy21-3-0
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1955-10-13Jackie Butler32-4-2
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO48x3
1955-10-03Stan Skinkiss23-17-4
Ice Rink, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWTKO48x3
1955-07-26Teddy Best11-7-1
Embassy Sportsdrome, Birmingham, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1955-06-09Johnny Mann43-14-11
Perry Barr Greyhound Stadium, Birmingham, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1955-05-24Jeff Walters23-14-2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWDQ68x3
1955-03-22Denny Dawson54-34-7
Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWDQ78x3
1955-02-17Willie Lloyd19-9-0
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United KingdomDPTS88x3
1955-02-08Neville Tetlow32-13-3
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWKO28x3
1955-01-27Nye Ankrah1-1-0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWKO16x3
1955-01-07Andy Monahan22-18-3
Tower Circus, Blackpool, Lancashire, United KingdomWKO18x3
1954-12-07Pat McCoy25-18-7
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWTKO68x3
1954-11-23Roy Paine11-10-3
Manor Place Baths, Walworth, London, United KingdomWPTS66x3
1954-11-12Percy James22-24-0
Tower Circus, Blackpool, Lancashire, United KingdomWKO26x3
1954-10-19Malcolm Ames5-6-0
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomWTKO36x3
Dave Charnley pro debut

 
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