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Kirkland Laing
Global ID2495
sexmale
birthdate 1954-06-20
divisionwelterweight
stanceorthodox
aliasThe Gifted One
country United Kingdom
residenceNottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
birth placeJamaica
won 43 (KO 24) + lost 12 (KO 8) + drawn 1 = 56
rounds boxed 399 KO% 42.86
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1994-11-22Glenn Catley9-1-0
Whitchurch Sports Centre, Bristol, Avon, United KingdomLTKO58x3
1994-09-30Chris Peters13-14-5
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United KingdomWTKO78x3
1993-09-15Dave Maj5-5-3
Stour Centre, Ashford, Kent, United KingdomWTKO28x3
time: 1:59 | referee: Roy Francis
1993-07-28Dean Cooper11-0-0
Brixton, London, United KingdomWTKO58x3
time: 1:30 | referee: Larry O'Connell
1993-06-23Kevin Lueshing10-0-0
Edmonton, London, United KingdomLTKO510x3
vacant BBBofC Southern Area light middleweight title
1993-03-31Newton Barnett11-36-4
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1993-02-17Bozon Haule11-7-2
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United KingdomWTKO38x3
time: 2:45 | referee: Larry O'Connell
1991-04-17Donovan Boucher24-3-0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLKO912x3
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
1991-01-16Del Bryan21-8-1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1212x3
referee: Mickey Vann 117-118
BBBofC British welterweight title
1990-11-14Patrizio Oliva51-1-0
Campione d'Italia, Lombardia, ItalyLUD1212
EBU (European) welterweight title
"No round lasted the required three minutes and it was amazing when the final stanza lasted well over four minutes." (Boxing Monthly)
1990-10-10Rocky Berg47-23-1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO210x3
time: 0:55 | referee: Larry O'Connell
1990-05-09Antoine Fernandez37-1-1
Grand Hall, Wembley, London, United KingdomWTKO212x3
EBU (European) welterweight title
1990-03-27Trevor Smith14-0-0
NSC, Grosvenor House, Mayfair, London, United KingdomWTKO612x3
time: 2:04 | referee: Roy Francis
BBBofC British welterweight title
1990-01-10Buck Smith33-2-2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLKO710x3
1989-11-15George Collins35-1-0
Rivermead Leisure Centre, Reading, Berkshire, United KingdomWTKO512x3
BBBofC British welterweight title
1989-04-15Nino La Rocca72-4-0
Vasto, Abruzzo, ItalyLUD1212
vacant EBU (European) welterweight title
1988-03-29Sammy Floyd25-30-2
The Arena, Wembley, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1987-11-26Rocky Kelly25-4-0
Ramada Inn, Fulham, London, United KingdomWTKO512x3
BBBofC British welterweight title
1987-05-26Marvin McDowell6-7-0
The Arena, Wembley, London, United KingdomWTKO110x3
1987-03-14Sylvester Mittee27-4-0
Elephant & Castle Centre, Southwark, London, United KingdomWTKO512x3
time: 1:56 | referee: Adrian Morgan
vacant BBBofC British welterweight title
Title vacated by Lloyd Honeyghan.
1986-09-17Harry Theodossiadis8-6-2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO78x3
1986-05-16Mike Picciotti31-3-3
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USAWPTS1010
1985-06-16Franky Moro8-5-0
York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: Bob Galloway 80-77
1985-04-05Brian Janssen20-2-1
Chandler Sports Complex, Brisbane, Queensland, AustraliaLKO510
1985-03-14Wa Lomani Wa7-10-3
Granby Halls, Leicester, Leicestershire, United KingdomWTKO68x3
time: 0:50 | referee: John Coyle
1985-02-12Mosimo Maeleke6-21-5
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWUD1010x3
referee: Roland Dakin 100-95
1984-11-27Darwin Brewster13-6-1
The Arena, Wembley, London, United KingdomWTKO78x3
time: 2:25 | referee: John Coyle
1983-09-10Fred Hutchings22-1-0
Harrah's Marina Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USALKO1010
time: 0:51
1982-09-04Roberto Duran74-3-0
Cobo Hall, Detroit, Michigan, USAWSD1010
referee: Bobby Watson | judge: Bernard Humphrey 94-96 | judge: Nate McAlpine 96-94 | judge: Stuart Kirshenbaum 96-94
1982 Upset of the Year - Ring Magazine
1982-05-05Joey Mack15-16-0
Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull, West Midlands, United KingdomWKO78x3
time: 3:09 | referee: John Coyle
1982-02-09Reggie Ford26-7-1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLPTS1010x3
referee: Sid Nathan 97½-98
1981-11-18Cliff Gilpin13-0-0
Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
referee: Harry Gibbs 119-117
Final Eliminator for BBBofC British Welterweight Title
1981-04-28Colin Jones19-0-0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomLTKO912x3
time: 1:33 | referee: John Coyle
BBBofC British welterweight title
Commonwealth (British Empire) welterweight title
1980-11-26Joey Singleton22-8-1
Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
referee: Sid Nathan 119-116½
Final Eliminator for BBBofC British Welterweight Title
1980-06-03Curtis Taylor12-4-0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO78x3
time: 2:30 | referee: Larry O'Connell
1980-05-08George Walker7-5-1
Midlands Sporting Club, Solihull, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: John Coyle 79-77
1980-04-01Colin Jones13-0-0
Conference Centre, Wembley, London, United KingdomLTKO912x3
referee: Roland Dakin
BBBofC British welterweight title
1980-02-19Colin Ward9-10-1
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO58x3
time: 2:43 | referee: Mike Jacobs
1980-01-22Salvo Nucifero12-7-0
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWTKO68x3
referee: Larry O'Connell
1979-11-06Des Morrison33-8-2
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS88x3
1979-04-04Henry Rhiney32-14-6
Arden Sporting Club, Birmingham, West Midlands, United KingdomWTKO1015x3
BBBofC British welterweight title
1978-09-27Achille Mitchell11-6-3
Midland Sporting Club, Civic Hall, Solihull, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS1212x3
Eliminator for BBBofC British Welterweight Title
1977-11-16Peter Morris9-5-3
Midland Sporting Club, Civic Hall, Solihull, West Midlands, United KingdomWTKO58x3
1977-03-08Peter Morris8-3-1
Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United KingdomDPTS1010x3
referee: Frank Parkes 98-98
Boxing News 11 March 1977
1977-01-11John Smith22-28-3
Civic Hall (South Staffs Sporting Club), Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United KingdomWPTS1010x3
referee: Frank Parkes 100-94½
Boxing News 14 January 1977
1976-11-22Jim Montague10-15-2
Arden Sporting Club, Birmingham, West Midlands, United KingdomWDQ78x3
time: 0:28 | referee: John Coyle
Laing disqualified for careless use of the head
Boxing News 26 November 1976

1976-10-11Jim Moore11-18-0
Great Int SC, Commodore Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWTKO28x3
time: 3:00 | referee: Frank Parkes
Moore down twice
Boxing News 15 October 1976

1976-09-22Harry Watson2-0-0
Hilton Hotel, Mayfair, London, United KingdomWTKO58x2
time: 0:50 | referee: Mike Jacobs
Boxing News 1 October 1976
1976-05-17John Laine9-1-3
Great Int SC, Commodore Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWTKO38x3
time: 1:35 | referee: John Coyle
Laine down in the 3rd round
Boxing News 21 May 1976

1976-04-13Mike Manley12-16-2
20th Century SC,Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, Essex, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: Harry Gibbs 79-77½
Boxing News 23 April 1976
1976-03-02Charlie Cooper13-5-1
20th Century SC,Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, Essex, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: Mike Jacobs 80-76½
Boxing News 12 March 1976
1976-01-19Terry Schofield6-6-2
Great Int SC, Commodore Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: Frank Parkes 79½-77
1975-11-25Oscar Angus9-6-3
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United KingdomWPTS66x3
referee: Danny Wells 59½-57½
Boxing News 28 November 1975
1975-09-29Derek Simpson23-24-4
Great Int SC, Commodore Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: Frank Parkes 80-77
Boxing News 3 October 1975
1975-05-12Liam White13-16-0
Great Int SC, Commodore Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWPTS88x3
referee: Frank Parkes 80-76
Boxing News 16 May 1975
1975-04-14Joe Hannaford3-3-0
Albany Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United KingdomWKO28x3
time: 1:09 | referee: John Coyle
Pro debut for Laing.br>Boxing News 18 Apr 1975

 
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