BoxRec


Johnny Gonsalves
Global ID16502
sexmale
birthdate 1930-09-13
death date 2007-01-16 (76)
divisionlightweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 10″   /   178cm
country USA
residenceOakland, California, USA
birth nameJohn Gonzalves
won 57 (KO 8) + lost 21 (KO 3) + drawn 3 = 81
rounds boxed 745 KO% 9.88
 
biography

 Lb St Kg   |   date   |   ratings off on
 
|  
 
print

page: 1   |   2      »      
dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1962-12-18Yoshinori Takahashi14-1-0
Tokyo, JapanLPTS1010
1961-10-21Roberto Cruz22-6-2
Araneta Coliseum, Barangay Cubao, Quezon City, Metro Manila, PhilippinesWUD1010
1961-03-22Luis Manuel Rodriguez36-1-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALUD1010
referee: Jack Downey 1-7 | judge: Elmer Costa 2-5 | judge: Rudy Ortega 1-5
1960-11-28Luis Manuel Rodriguez34-0-0
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USALUD1010
referee: Matt Zidich 4-5 | judge: Jack Silver 4-6 | judge: Jack Downey 3-6
1960-10-04Benny Medina19-3-1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Matt Zidich 10-2 | judge: Tony Bosnich 8-1 | judge: Rudy Ortega 7-2
1960-07-06Gaspar Ortega53-18-2
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALUD1010
1960-04-05Bobby Scanlon33-4-1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWSD1010
referee: Matt Zidich 98-95 | judge: Elmer Costa 97-98 | judge: Jack Silver 98-93
1959-11-17Paolo Rosi31-5-1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALUD1010
referee: Jack Downey 94-96 | judge: Matt Zidich 94-96 | judge: Eddie James 94-98
Gonsavles was knocked down in the 2nd round. Gonsalves announced his retirement after the bout.
1959-08-24Chico Santos39-13-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWRTD910
referee: Frankie Carter
The bout was stopped after the 9th round, on advice of the ring doctor.
1959-08-08Ray Riojas33-12-1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWSD1010
referee: Frankie Van 97-94 | judge: Russ Bradford 97-96 | judge: Charlie McDonald 94-97
1959-07-03Len Matthews17-2-1
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USALPTS1010
referee: Joe Morrison 3-5
1959-04-09Bobby Scanlon32-2-1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWMD1010
referee: Vern Bybee 95-94 | judge: Eddie James 100-92 | judge: Matt Zidich 95-95
Scanlon was knocked down in the 7th round.
1959-02-10Paddy DeMarco74-19-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Tony Bosnich 100-91 | judge: Jack Silver 100-92 | judge: Eddie James 100-92
1958-12-16Paul Armstead23-3-1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Vern Bybee 97-95 | 98-95 | 98-95
1958-11-15Paul Armstead22-3-1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USALUD1010
referee: Jimmy Wilson 95-97 | judge: Joey Olmos 95-97 | judge: Lee Grossman 95-98
1958-09-30Cisco Andrade39-3-1
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Jack Silver 97-94 | judge: Vern Bybee 97-95 | judge: Jack Downey 96-94
1958-05-20Vic Cardot13-3-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Matt Zidich 99-90 | judge: Eddie James 100-93 | judge: Tony Bosnich 100-89
1958-01-09Kenny Lane51-5-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALUD1010
referee: Fred Apostoli 94-97 | judge: Matt Zidich 94-97 | judge: Vern Bybee 94-98
1957-08-20Kenny Lane48-5-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALUD1010
referee: Vern Bybee 96-97 | judge: Jack Downey 92-98 | judge: Eddie James 94-99
1957-06-04Dave Charnley22-2-1
Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, United KingdomLTKO810x3
time: 2:58 | referee: Tommy Little
A cut over Gonsalves' left eye, forced a stoppage.
1957-03-17Al Nevarez28-4-3
Mexicali, Baja California, MexicoLPTS1010
1957-03-01Paolo Rosi23-4-0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALSD1010
referee: Al Berl 3-6 | judge: Harold Barnes 1-8 | judge: Jack Gordon 5-4
1956-12-03Jiro Sawada22-6-0
Osaka, Osaka, JapanWPTS1010
1956-11-14Jiro Sawada22-5-0
Tokyo, JapanWUD1010
1956-09-29Al Nevarez27-3-3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Mushy Callahan 97-93 | judge: Frankie Van 99-93 | judge: Dynamite Jackson 97-94
1956-04-03Frankie Skidmore27-15-7
Memorial Auditorium, Fresno, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Art Williams 57½-52½
1956-01-31Henry Davis51-22-5
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWMD1010
referee: Frankie Brown 57½-52½ | judge: Jack Silver 57½-52½ | judge: Toby Irwin 55-55
1955-12-13Henry Davis51-21-5
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Johnny Bassanelli 58½-51½
1955-12-03Mickey Northrup20-8-1
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Abe Roth 58-52 | judge: Tommy Hart 57-53 | judge: John Thomas 57-53
1955-10-28Lulu Perez35-6-1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWSD1010
referee: Ruby Goldstein 6-2 | judge: Artie Aidala 5-3 | judge: Arthur Schwartz 4-5
1955-06-02Raul Perez37-8-2
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Vern Bybee 57-53
1955-05-03Alex Amador35-14-5
Auditorium, Richmond, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Vern Bybee 57½-52½
1955-01-08Wallace Bud Smith29-13-5
Bayfront Park Auditorium, Miami, Florida, USADPTS1010
referee: Bill Regan 94-94 | judge: Mark Erwin 96-95 | judge: Jerry Sherrard 93-96
Gonsalves was down in the 1st.
1954-12-02Johnny Salkeld21-4-3
Victoria Pavilion, Calgary, Alberta, CanadaWPTS1010
1954-10-12Baby Face Mathis38-26-8
Madison Square Garden, Phoenix, Arizona, USAWPTS1010
1954-06-18Orlando Zulueta53-19-9
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALUD1010
referee: Ray Miller 2-7 | judge: Tony Rossi 3-6 | judge: Jack Gordon 4-5
1954-05-01Wallace Bud Smith26-11-5
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USAWMD1010
referee: Joe Craven 99-94 | judge: Paul Pusaperi 97-95 | judge: Willie Purcell 97-97
1954-04-06Jimmy McCoy20-12-2
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USAWPTS1010
1953-10-05Manuel Montes29-16-13
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USAWTKO510
time: 1:40 | referee: Freddie Steele
Montes was knocked down twice in the 5th round.
1953-09-21Ralph Dupas43-4-3
Pelican Stadium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USALUD88
referee: Pete Giarusso 2-4 | judge: Francis Kercheval 0-7 | judge: Eddie Wolfe 1-5
1953-09-09Henry Davis47-12-5
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Jack Downey 55½-54½ | judge: Toby Irwin 58-52 | judge: Eddie James 55½-54½
1953-05-16Paddy DeMarco65-8-2
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USAWSD1010
referee: Ed McDonald 98-95 | judge: Jim Shaughnessy 98-93 | judge: James Carrig 93-100
1953-04-04Virgil Akins23-10-0
Rainbo Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USAWMD1010
referee: Bill Doty 54-46 | judge: Ed Hintz 54-46 | judge: Harold Marovitz
Marovitz scored the bout even
1953-02-21Henry Davis45-8-5
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USALSD1010
referee: Tommy Rawson 96-98 | judge: Armando Riccotti 95-97 | judge: Jim Shaughnessy 96-94
1952-11-28Orlando Zulueta44-16-8
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWSD1010
referee: Al Berl 6-3 | judge: Artie Aidala 6-3 | judge: Jack Gordon 4-5
1952-11-17Dennis Pat Brady73-14-4
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USAWSD1010
According to The Ring, February 1953, page 60, this fight occurred in Providence, Rhode Island, not Salt Lake City, as shown here previously.
1952-09-15George Araujo45-1-1
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USAWSD1010
referee: Johnny Martin 97-96 | judge: John Norton 98-96 | judge: Joe Heirty 97-98
1952-08-11George Araujo45-1-0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USADPTS1010
referee: Jimmy McCarron 90-99 | judge: Joe Blumsack 94-94 | judge: Jim Shaughnessy 95-93
1952-06-03Henry Davis42-5-5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USAWTKO712
referee: Joe Stone 35½-31½
USA California State lightweight title
1952-05-06Mario Trigo59-32-9
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USAWUD1212
referee: Mushy Callahan 70-62 | judge: Tommy Herman 70-62 | judge: Dynamite Jackson 68-64
California State Lightweight Title Eliminator
1952-04-21Paddy DeMarco61-5-2
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USALPTS1010
1952-02-16Solly Cantor42-12-7
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWTKO510
Gonsalves won every round but Cantor put up stiff resistance. The fight was stopped because Cantor's right eye was swollen shut and his nose was badly swollen.
1952-01-26Joe Fisher23-7-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWTKO810
referee: Russ Bradford
The fight was stopped because of a severe cut over Fisher's left eye, but Gonsalves was well ahead anyway.
1951-12-07Henry Davis39-4-5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USALTKO610
time: 2:40 | referee: Charley Randolph
1951-07-24Art Aragon48-11-5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALSD1010
referee: Mushy Callahan 53½-56½ | judge: Charley Randolph 52-58 | judge: Joe Stone 55½-54½
1951-06-15Rudy Cruz42-9-3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWUD1212
referee: Joe Stone 68-64 | judge: Tommy Hart 67½-64½ | judge: Tommy Herman 68½-63½
This bout was an eliminator to determine a California-based challenger for the World Lightweight Title.
1951-01-17Freddie Dawson78-9-4
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALTKO810
The fight was stopped because of a cut over Gonsalves's left eye, but he had suffered a licking anyway. Dawson floored him for a 4-count in round five and gave him a "terrific lacing" in that round. (Based on The Ring, April 1951, page 46)
1950-12-13Baby Neff Ortiz16-2-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Johnny Lotsey 58½-51½
1950-10-25Emil Barao30-31-9
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWMD1010
referee: Frankie Carter | judge: Vern Bybee | judge: Russ Bradford
1950-10-03George Dunn41-8-3
Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, USAWPTS1010
1950-05-10Harold Jones44-15-3
Oaks Ballpark, Emeryville, California, USAWTD410
referee: Russ Bradford | judge: Jack Downey | judge: Toby Irwin
Bradford had Jones winning.
1950-02-15Tommy Campbell36-7-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Billy Burke | judge: Jack Downey | judge: Frankie Brown
Gonsalves was knocked down in the 3rd round.
1950-02-01Freddie Herman23-8-4
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWPTS1010
1950-01-09Freddie Herman23-7-4
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco, California, USAWSD1010
referee: Eddie James | judge: Ray Flores | judge: Frankie Brown
Brown scored for Herman
1949-12-07Tommy Campbell36-6-2
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
referee: Ray Flores 57-53 | judge: Toby Irwin 56-54 | judge: Dick Burke 56½-53½
1949-11-15Philip Kim19-1-1
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USALPTS1010
1949-08-31Beau Jack78-14-4
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALSD1010
referee: Eddie James | judge: Johnny Lotsey | judge: Dick Burke
James scored for Gonsalves
1949-07-13Tony Chavez35-13-6
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWTKO810
time: 1:25 | referee: Frankie Brown
1949-06-29Joey Barnum31-18-8
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWPTS1010
1949-05-18Maxie Docusen57-0-2
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USADPTS1010
referee: Eddie James 57½-53½ | judge: Toby Irwin 55-55 | judge: Frankie Carter 55-55
1949-05-02Alex Amador26-7-4
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco, California, USAWPTS1010
1949-04-08Alex Amador26-6-4
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USAWSD1010
1949-03-23Lem Thomas29-12-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWMD1010
referee: Johnny Lotsey | judge: Joe Gorman | judge: Toby Irwin
Irwin scored the bout a draw.
1949-02-23Billy Shelton24-29-9
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWTKO110
time: 2:59 | referee: Dick Burke
1949-02-16Jean Mougin28-10-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWUD1010
page: 1   |   2      »      

 
verified    
 
unverified    
 
unsanctioned

© BoxRec : this data may be incomplete and/or inaccurate : page processed in 0.2319 seconds