Joe Louis v Jersey Joe Walcott



  

Friday 5, December 1947

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA



Heavy Contest, 15 Rounds

referee
6 Ruby Goldstein 7
 
scorecard judges scorecard
8 Frank Forbes 6
9 Marty Monroe 6
Joe Louis

won SD
round 15
Jersey Joe Walcott
ranking
4408 points before fight 3160 points
4364 points after fight 3214 points
details
33 age 33
orthodox stance orthodox
6′ 1½″   /   187cm height 6′ 0″   /   183cm
76″   /   193cm reach 74″   /   188cm
record
56 won 43
1 lost 13
0 drawn 1
48 KOs 26
last 6
Tami Mauriello 1946-09-18 KO W
W SD 1947-06-23 Joey Maxim
Billy Conn 1946-06-19 KO W
W MD 1947-03-04 Elmer Ray
Johnny Davis 1944-11-14 KO W
W MD 1947-01-06 Joey Maxim
Abe Simon 1942-03-27 TKO W
L SD 1946-11-15 Elmer Ray
Buddy Baer 1942-01-09 KO W
L PTS 1946-08-28 Joey Maxim
Lou Nova 1941-09-29 TKO W
W TKO 1946-08-16 Tommy Gomez
promoterMike Jacobs (Twentieth Century S.C.)