Leo Bens
Global ID54320
birthdate 1890-03-05
death date 1987-12-14 (97)
aliasButte Wildcat
country USA
residenceButte, Montana, USA
birth placeIron River, Michigan, USA
won 16 (KO 12) + lost 6 (KO 2) + drawn 7 = 29
rounds boxed 120
Newspaper Decisions won 1 : lost : drawn 1
rounds boxed 20
Total Bouts 31 KO% 38.71

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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1918-09-02Mick King23-17-10
Butte, Montana, USALKO2
1918-07-27Battling Ortega39-4-10
Deer Lodge, Montana, USALDQ420
Reported as being on 7-28 a Sunday
1918-07-04George Chip36-11-2
Butte, Montana, USAWPTS1010
1917-05-09Young Jack Johnson4-5-5
Arena, Emeryville, California, USAWPTS44
1917-04-25Mexican Kid Carter15-11-4
West Oakland Club, Oakland, California, USALPTS44
1916-04-18Silent Martin20-5-1
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USALKO1010
1916-03-21Al McCoy27-4-3
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USADNWS1010
The New York Times had Bens winning a close fight, the Calgary Daily Herald reported a win for McCoy. Other New York City newspapers made it a draw (Jack Kincaid).
1916-02-26Silent Martin20-5-1
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USAWNWS1010
Newspaper decision from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle
1916-02-12Jack Toland1-3-0
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USAWDQ310
1915-01-01Frank Barrieau12-2-7
Missoula, Montana, USALPTS66
1914-12-07Joe Chip12-2-3
Holland Arena, Butte, Montana, USADPTS1212
"Bens earned an even break by outpointing Chip in the early rounds. Chip had Bens in distress in the last rounds." (Fort Wayne News)
1914-07-16Vic Hansen25-6-10
Butte, Montana, USAWKO310
Exact date uncertain.
1914-03-16Ike Cohen13-9-6
Butte, Montana, USAWPTS1010
1913-12-17Sailor Ed Petroskey10-6-16
Butte, Montana, USALPTS1212
1913-11-21Jack Collins1-1-0
Butte, Montana, USAWKO1
1913-11-01Art Allard0-1-0
Butte, Montana, USAWKO1
1913-05-30Elmer Kelly
Butte, Montana, USAWKO1
1913-05-22Lee Manson0-1-1
Butte, Montana, USAWKO1
1913-05-17Willie Swift
Helena, Montana, USAWKO112
1913-04-09Jack Stanley
Gilmore, Indiana, USAWKO2
1913-03-12Spider Kelly0-1-4
Butte, Montana, USADPTS3
1913-03-11Spider Kelly0-1-3
Butte, Montana, USADPTS44
1913-02-05Spider Kelly0-1-2
Butte, Montana, USADPTS44
1913-01-14Spider Kelly0-1-1
Butte, Montana, USADPTS44
1912-12-07Bill Luloff
Helena, Montana, USAWKO4
1912-09-27Spider Kelly0-1-0
Helena, Montana, USADPTS44
1912-09-24Kid Thomas
Helena, Montana, USAWKO1
1912-05-04Billy Manley
Butte, Montana, USAWKO1
March 4?
1912-02-12G. Schultz
Butte, Montana, USAWKO1
1912-01-26Pat Callahan1-1-0
Helena, Montana, USAWKO1
1912-01-01Kid Brunelli
Butte, Montana, USADPTS66


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