Willard 'Battling' Nelson

ID# 070702

Pro Boxing
26 3 3
8 KOs 1 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 32
rounds 167
KOs 25%

status inactive
career 1954-1965
alias Harold Penland
born 1937-01-01
nationality
USA
debut 1954-03-30
division light
residence
Portland, Oregon, USA

Pro Boxing Career

32 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1965-02-19 Oscar Morris 6 0 0
Armory, Tacoma
L
TKO
1959-04-07 George Dixon 1 2 0
Auditorium, Portland
W
PTS
1959-02-26 Bobby Brown 5 1 1
Auditorium, Portland
L
UD
1957-10-26 Nat Simon 2 0 0
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
L
SD
1957-06-15 Joe Smyer 11 19 4
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W
UD
1957-05-14 Dave Gottschalk 7 4 6
Coliseum, Spokane
W
UD
1957-05-06 Joe Manuel 1 4 0
Hedrick Junior High Gym, Medford
W
UD
1956-02-14 Ray Strong 1 10 1
Auditorium, Portland
W
KO
1955-08-13 Teddy Hall 13 14 5
Multnomah Stadium, Portland
D
PTS
1955-07-30 Teddy Hall 13 13 5
Monticello JHS Gym, Longview
W
UD
1955-06-21 Ernie Davis 17 7 7
Civic Ice Arena, Seattle
W
PTS
1955-06-04 Teddy Hall 13 11 4
Coliseum, Spokane
W
SD
1955-05-03 Carl Brunson 4 4 1
Auditorium, Portland
W
PTS
1955-03-25 Carl Brunson 4 3 0
Coliseum, Spokane
W
UD
1955-03-17 Teddy Hall 13 9 2
Vancouver
D
PTS

1955-03-08 Blackie Vanderveer 38 25 17
Civic Auditorium, Seattle
W
PTS
1955-02-23 Mitchell LeSeur 1 3 0
Coliseum, Spokane
W
KO
1955-02-10 Teddy Hall 13 7 2
Civic Auditorium, Seattle
W
PTS
1955-01-17 Jackie Moore 13 3 3
Civic Center, Butte
W
KO
1955-01-14 Billy Elliott debut
Fairgrounds Arena, Boise
W
KO
1954-12-10 Baby Aguilar 1 2 0
Coliseum, Spokane
W
UD
1954-11-30 Teddy Hall 11 5 2
Civic Auditorium, Seattle
W
PTS
1954-09-25 Teddy Hall 8 4 1
Armory, Tacoma
D
PTS
1954-09-13 Teddy Hall 7 3 1
Social Club, Kennewick
W
MD
1954-07-03 Kid Francis debut
Sandpoint
W
KO
1954-06-18 Frankie Armenta 1 1 0
Cozza Gym, Spokane
W
TKO
1954-05-25 Manny Sanchez 0 1 0
Social Club, Kennewick
W
PTS
1954-05-18 Bobby Rogers debut
Kennewick
W
KO
1954-05-04 Bobby Doll 15 23 2
Armory, Spokane
W
UD
1954-04-27 Willie Boyd 11 13 0
Chinese Gardens, Kennewick
W
PTS
1954-04-06 Tony Edwards 0 1 0
Kennewick
W
KO
1954-03-30 Gary Lynch 1 1 0
Armory, Spokane
W
PTS