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Rafiu King
Global ID15967
sexmale
birthdate 1937-05-18
death date 2011-10-00 (74)
divisionfeatherweight
aliasJoe King
country Nigeria
residence
birth placeLagos, Nigeria
won 47 (KO 31) + lost 20 (KO 0) + drawn 4 = 71
rounds boxed 518 KO% 43.66
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1968-12-06Bassey Ukem0-1-0
Lagos, NigeriaWPTS1010
1967-07-22Bruno Melissano19-1-3
Pesaro, Marche, ItalyLPTS1010
Boxing News August 4, 1967
1967-04-27Jimmy Anderson20-3-0
Lyceum Ballroom, The Strand, London, United KingdomWKO510x3
Boxing News 5/5/67
1967-03-10Jose Legra90-5-4
Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, SpainLPTS1010
Boxing News March 17, 1967
1966-12-21Enoch Nhlapo60-8-2
Orlando Stadium, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South AfricaLPTS1010
1966-11-21George Foster9-2-0
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1010
Boxing News December 2, 1966
1966-10-25Olli Maki20-4-5
Helsinki, FinlandLPTS1010
Boxing News November 4, 1966
1966-04-23Richard Sue19-1-2
Pacific International Arena, Portland, Oregon, USALUD1010
referee: Bill Thornburg 94-100 | judge: George Robinson 96-99 | judge: Ray Smith 94-100
1965-10-31Brian Cartwright41-15-3
Lagos, NigeriaWPTS1010
1965-09-19Antonio Amaya13-0-2
Arena de Colon, Colon City, PanamaLUD1010
referee: Servio Tulio Lay 92-99 | judge: Ramon Moynes 91-99 | judge: H. Holt 90-100
1965-08-31Richard Sue16-0-2
Memorial Coliseum, Portland, Oregon, USALMD1212
referee: Bill Thornburg 113-120 | judge: Ray Smith 114-117 | judge: George Robinson 116-116
Sue down in round one, King down in round three.
1965-06-08Maurice Cullen29-4-2
Hotel Metropole Sporting Club, Brighton, Sussex, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
1965-02-04John O'Brien19-10-0
Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, United KingdomWTKO510x3
referee: Frank Wilson
Boxing News 12/2/65
1965-01-26Vic Andreetti36-5-3
Olympia, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS88x3
Boxing news 29/1/65
1964-11-11Bobby Fisher14-7-1
Ice Rink, Paisley, Scotland, United KingdomWKO110x3
1964-06-05Angel Robinson Garcia67-23-6
Abidjan, Côte D’IvoireLPTS1010
1964-03-24Howard Winstone43-2-0
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
referee: Harry Gibbs
1964-03-05Jaime Aparici12-17-5
Abidjan, Côte D’IvoireWRTD410
Aparici was knocked down twice.
1963-12-07Ameur Lamine15-8-0
Stade de la Pépinière, Tunis, TunisiaWKO410
1963-11-18Ismael Laguna30-1-0
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceLUD1010
referee: Paul Castellano
1963-07-13Sugar Ramos39-1-3
Arena Mexico, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, MexicoLUD1515
WBC World featherweight title
WBA World featherweight title
1963-03-01Don Johnson26-6-2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USADPTS1010
referee: Lee Grossman 6-3 | judge: Russ Bradford 5-7 | judge: Jimmy Wilson 5-5
1963-02-09Vicente Milan Derado46-14-14
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALPTS1010
referee: Buddy Basilico
1962-03-26Sugar Ramos32-1-3
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceLPTS1010
1962-03-09Robert DiMartino2-6-0
Villeurbanne, Rhône, FranceWKO710
1962-02-24Roger Younsi3-3-0
Paris, Paris, FranceWKO1010
1961-11-20Angel Robinson Garcia49-19-2
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS1010
1961-10-21Rudi Langer67-24-28
Liege, Liege, BelgiumWKO210
1961-10-06Jean Biosca10-14-7
Pavillon des Sports, Geneva, SwitzerlandWRTD410
Biosca retired after round 4.
1961-09-18Gracieux Lamperti47-8-3
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, FranceWTKO610
1961-07-10Lat Shonibare
Lagos, NigeriaWTKO410
1961-06-28Mario Vecchiatto50-7-6
Roma, Lazio, ItalyDPTS1010
1961-04-18Harry Smith9-1-0
Earls Court Arena, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1961-03-03Jacques Poinson13-7-1
Cirque d'Hiver, Paris, Paris, FranceWKO18
1961-02-03Chato Ramos26-9-3
Paris, Paris, FranceWKO510
1960-12-19Cyprien Carrie18-18-7
Ghent, Oost-Vlaanderen, BelgiumWKO310
1960-11-21Sergio Milan33-28-8
Liege, Liege, BelgiumWTKO410
1960-10-15Victor Pepeder33-11-5
Palais des Sports, Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, BelgiumWRTD710
1960-04-26Phil McGrath15-5-1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWTKO510x3
referee: Jack Hart
Boxing News 29/4/60
1960-04-09Ramon Garriga35-17-7
Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, BelgiumWTKO210
1960-03-29Con Mount Bassie16-17-1
Empire Pool, Wembley, London, United KingdomWKO510x3
Boxing News 1/4/60
1960-02-13Jean Renard39-8-3
Palais des Sports, Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, BelgiumWPTS1010
1959-11-14Louis van Hoeck36-20-6
Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, BelgiumWPTS1010
1959-08-29Bonny Ade4-0-0
Lagos, NigeriaWTKO5
1959-07-04Gracieux Lamperti39-5-1
Prado Arena, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, FranceDPTS1010
1959-05-09Gracieux Lamperti39-4-1
Prado Arena, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, FranceWKO410
1959-03-23Altidoro Polidori46-14-10
Bologna, Emilia Romagna, ItalyWPTS88
1959-01-22Rene Barriere23-7-2
K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen, DenmarkDPTS1010
1958-12-15Letterio Petilli44-13-12
Roma, Lazio, ItalyWPTS1010
1958-11-17Aldo Pravisani60-13-5
Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma, Lazio, ItalyLPTS88
1958-10-06Gavino Furesi29-10-2
Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma, Lazio, ItalyWKO210
1958-09-07Giordano Campari32-2-3
Bologna, Emilia Romagna, ItalyWPTS1010
1958-08-16Enrico Macale21-20-13
Avezzano, Abruzzo, ItalyWKO68
1958-07-18Altidoro Polidori45-12-9
Forum Euro Italico, Roma, Lazio, ItalyWKO610
1958-06-28Giuseppe Mangiarelli9-11-6
Genoa, Liguria, ItalyWKO58
1958-05-27Sergio Milan32-16-7
Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma, Lazio, ItalyWPTS88
1958-02-10Mohamed Omari20-10-3
Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, FranceWKO610
1958-01-10Bruno Polet3-1-0
Pavillon des Sports, Geneva, SwitzerlandWTKO3
1957-12-12Ali Ouraou Oura17-11-9
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWKO710
1957-11-30Daniel Dhamani0-7-1
Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS88
1957-11-17Robert Gutierrez6-2-1
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, FranceWKO78
1957-10-04Billy Crapper13-27-4
Lagos, NigeriaWTKO2
1957-09-14Jomo Jackson2-2-1
Tarkwa, NigeriaLPTS66
1957-08-30Love Allotey1-2-0
Lagos, NigeriaWDQ6
1957-06-28Junior Cassidy1-0-0
Lagos, NigeriaWPTS88
1957-05-29Nye Ankrah6-10-0
Lagos, NigeriaWPTS1010
1957-04-29Buari Abass
Lagos, NigeriaWKO4
1957-03-29Roy Jacobs9-1-1
Lagos, NigeriaLPTS1212
Nigerian featherweight title
1957-02-27Roy Jacobs8-1-1
Lagos, NigeriaLPTS88
1957-01-12Yves Levesque2-2-0
Paris, Paris, FranceWPTS66
1955-03-30Sunny Babson
Lagos, NigeriaWPTS66

 
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