Chris van Rooyen

ID# 027496

Pro Boxing
23 22 5
10 KOs 8 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 50
rounds 257
KOs 20%

status inactive
career 1953-1965
born 1931-01-01
nationality
South Africa
debut 1953-02-14
division middle
residence
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
birth place
Germiston, Gauteng, South Africa

Pro Boxing Career

50 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1965-09-01 Willie Jansen 3 1 0
City Hall, Pretoria
L
TKO
1965-06-14 Boet de Bruyn 2 2 0
City Hall, Pretoria
D
PTS
1965-05-22 Willie Jansen debut
Piet Potgieter High School Grounds, Mokopane
L
PTS
1965-04-03 Alex Dekker 3 0 0
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
D
PTS
1964-05-09 Buster Perry 11 25 3
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W
TKO
1964-02-08 Gert (Hottie) van Heerden 39 4 0
Skilpad Hall Showgrounds, Pretoria
L
RTD
1963-09-07 Joseph Nagy 1 3 0
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg
W
RTD
1962-07-03 Chris Mienie 1 4 1
Queen's Hall, Johannesburg
W
PTS
1962-06-09 Johnny Stevens debut
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg
W
KO
1962-05-26 Piet Ferreira 5 5 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
D
PTS
1960-02-29 Gert (Hottie) van Heerden 2 3 0
Drill Hall, Johannesburg
L
PTS
1958-07-25 Dickie Williams 6 1 2
Icedrome, Durban
L
PTS

1958-06-30 Dickie Williams 5 1 2
Durban
L
PTS
1958-02-28 Jimmy Taylor 4 2 1
P.A.M. Brink Stadium, Springs
W
KO
1958-02-01 Billy Lotter 9 2 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
L
PTS
1957-10-26 Vic Bredenkamp 4 0 0
Showgrounds, Paarl
W
KO

1957-08-10 Henry Speedie 2 0 0
Nkana Mine Club, Kitwe
W
DQ
1957-06-29 Howard Fraser 6 8 1
Raylton Sports Club, Harare (Salisbury)
W
PTS
1957-02-02 Piet van Breda 1 0 0
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg
W
PTS
1956-11-10 Sampie Pretorius 1 0 0
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W
RTD
1956-09-22 Benny Nieuwenhuizen 23 2 1
Raylton Football Stadium, Harare (Salisbury)
L
PTS
1956-07-21 Stoffel du Plessis 11 4 1
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg
D
PTS
1956-05-12 Evie Vorster 3 1 0
Roan Mine Club, Luanshya
L
TKO
1956-03-19 Evie Vorster 2 0 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
W
PTS

1956-01-20 Jimmy Elliott 20 3 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
L
TKO
1955-12-10 Jimmy Elliott 20 2 0
Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg
W
DQ
1955-09-24 Basie van Rensburg 8 2 0
Klerksdorp
L
PTS
1955-04-16 Gerald Dreyer 39 6 2
Raylton Sports Ground, Harare (Salisbury)
L
TKO
1955-04-02 Harry Nel debut
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W
PTS
1955-03-14 Benny Nieuwenhuizen 17 1 0
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg
L
PTS
1955-02-12 Albert Scott 10 3 1
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg
W
DQ
1955-02-07 Benny Nieuwenhuizen 16 1 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
L
PTS

1955-02-01 Cocky Bredenkamp 4 0 2
City Hall, Durban
L
KO
1954-12-06 Benny Nieuwenhuizen 15 1 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
L
PTS
1954-09-30 Cocky Bredenkamp 4 0 1
Technikon Hall, Pietermaritzburg
D
PTS
1954-09-18 Jimmy Elliott 13 0 0
Raylton Sports Ground, Harare (Salisbury)
L
TKO
1954-09-02 Danie van Graan 17 3 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
L
PTS
1954-08-17 Danie van Graan 15 3 0
Selborne Hall, Johannesburg
L
PTS
1954-08-04 Len von Gravenitz debut
City Hall, Pretoria
W
RTD
1954-05-28 Eddie Thomas 11 2 0
City Hall, Cape Town
L
KO

1954-05-15 Jimmy Carlsson 0 2 0
City Hall, Kimberley
W
KO
1954-04-10 Stoffel du Plessis 5 3 0
Welkom
L
PTS
1954-03-09 Eddie Thomas 11 0 0
City Hall, Johannesburg
W
DQ
1953-11-19 Alex Weiss 3 11 0
Braamfontein Community Centre, Johannesburg
W
PTS
1953-10-03 Albert Scott 1 0 1
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
L
DQ
1953-07-25 Danie van der Westhuizen 4 4 0
City Hall, Pretoria
W
TKO
1953-07-06 Buster Perry 4 5 1
Mike Friedman's Gym, Johannesburg
W
PTS
1953-07-04 Alex Weiss 3 9 0
Town Hall, Roodepoort
W
PTS
1953-04-11 Buster Perry 3 3 1
Agricultural Hall, Kroonstad
W
PTS
1953-02-14 Stoffel du Plessis debut
Far North Rugby Stadium, Pietersburg
W
TKO