Grant Butcher

18 10 2
6 KOs 5 KOs
division heavy
status inactive
bouts 30
rounds 225
KOs 20%
career 1948-1953
debut 1948-10-04

ID# 025348
birth name Grant Butcher Jnr.
sex male
nationality USA
residence San Francisco, California, USA
birth place Newcastle, Wyoming, USA

Boxing Pro 30 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1953-04-10 Earl Walls 21 7 0
Edmonton Gardens, Edmonton
L-TKO
Butcher was floored twice in the second round.
1952-10-28 Jack Nelson 22 3 0
Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento
L-RTD
ref: Johnny Bassanelli 47-51   Fred Bottaro 48-51   Merlin Tuffy Zeigler 47½-51½
1952-08-29 Joe Barker debut
Moana Ball Park, Reno
W-KO
1951-10-08 Harry Matthews 73 3 5
Winterland Arena, San Francisco
L-KO
2:13    
Butcher was kncoked down twice.
1951-09-14 Harry Matthews 72 3 5
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle
L-TKO
2:20    ref: Davey Ward
1951-08-13 Andy Walker 18 9 7
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco
W-UD

Walker was knocked down in rounds 8, 9 and 11
1951-05-21 Lonnie Malone 20 4 3
Winterland Arena, San Francisco
W-UD
1950-08-28 Andy Walker 16 7 6
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
L-SD
1950-06-26 Joe Kahut 49 12 6
Auditorium, Portland
L-UD
Pacific Coast Heavyweight Title
Butcher was knocked down twice in the 6th round.
1950-06-12 Andy Walker 15 6 6
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W-SD
"The decision was roundly booed by the crowd." (Nevada State Journal)
1950-05-26 Young Harry Wills 19 17 6
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco
W-UD
1950-05-15 Joe Ray Stevens 25 7 1
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W-RTD
1950-04-24 Rex Layne 17 1 0
Fairgrounds Coliseum, Salt Lake City
L-UD
ref: Al Ablett 3-5   Bob Hummel 1-8   Jack Williams 1-6
1950-03-29 Frank Buford 11 8 6
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno
W-PTS
ref: Frank Manfredo 56-54

1949-11-14 Oakland Billy Smith 48 21 4
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
L-TKO
2:28    ref: Jack Silver
Butcher was knocked down once
1949-10-14 Oakland Billy Smith 47 21 4
Cow Palace, Daly City
L-SD
1949-08-29 Dave Whitlock 25 1 1
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco
W-UD
1949-08-08 Joe Kahut 45 9 6
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W-UD
1949-06-30 Lloyd Marshall 62 17 3
Edmonds Field, Sacramento
W-UD
ref: Billy Burke 56-54   Johnny Bassanelli 56-54   Fred Bottaro 56½-53½
1949-06-22 Johnny O'Neill 14 9 4
Auditorium, Oakland
W-TKO
O'Neill was knocked down in the 4th round.
1949-05-16 Dave Whitlock 23 0 1
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W-SD
1949-04-18 Remo Polidori 18 3 2
Fairgrounds Coliseum, Salt Lake City
D-PTS
ref: Al Ablett 4-4   Wallace Burt 3-4   Rudy Vogt 5-1
1949-04-11 Charley Riggs 17 11 0
Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco
W-TKO
2:03    ref: Ray Flores
1949-03-04 Johnny O'Neill 14 7 4
National Hall, San Francisco
W-UD
1949-02-04 Johnny O'Neill 14 6 4
National Hall, San Francisco
W-UD
O'Neill was knocked down in the 4th round.
1949-01-17 Dave Whitlock 20 0 1
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
L-UD
1948-12-20 Frank Buford 6 3 3
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W-UD
1948-12-08 Andy Walker 2 4 3
Auditorium, Oakland
W-TKO
1948-11-22 Frank Buford 4 3 2
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
D-PTS
1948-10-04 Sam Jordan 4 0 4
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W-TKO
Pro debut for Butcher