Carlos Ortiz

61 7 1
30 KOs 1 KOs
Box-pro
division light
status inactive
bouts 70
rounds 575
KOs 42.86%
career 1955-1972
debut 1955-02-14

ID# 008387
birth name Carlos Juan Ortiz
sex male
nationality Puerto Rico
stance orthodox
height 5′ 7″   /   170cm
reach 70″   /   178cm
residence New York, New York, USA
birth place Ponce, Puerto Rico

Boxing Pro 70 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1972-09-20 Ken Buchanan 43 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L-RTD
Ortiz surrendered on his stool.
1972-08-01 Johnny Copeland 14 10 0
Fairgrounds' International Building, Oklahoma City
W-KO
1972-06-03 Gerardo Ferrat 22 7 1
International Amphitheatre, Chicago
W-TKO
1:12    ref: Stanley Berg
1972-05-01 Greg Potter 10 1 0
Forum, Inglewood
W-UD
ref: Dick Young 10-0¼   Eddie Fierro 10-0¼   Chuck Hassett 9-0¼
1972-03-20 Junior Varney 9 2 1
Ponce
W-TKO
"Varney was decked in the 7th round and got up at the count of three only to have the fight halted by the referee. The crowd booed the decision and and threw objects into the ring." Varney was trailing Ortiz at the time of the knockdown. Source: Charleston Daily Mail 03/24/72
1972-02-19 Leo DiFiore 58 19 1
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan
W-KO
1:32    
DiFiore down three times in the bout.
1972-01-31 Ivelaw Eastman 16 32 3
Waltham
W-TKO
2:10    ref: Eddie Bradley
Eastman was down once in the 1st and 2nd rounds.
1972-01-20 Terry Rondeau 27 10 0
Exposition Building, Portland
W-TKO
2:36    ref: Pete Bennett
Rondeau was knocked down once in the 3rd, and twice in the 4th round.
1972-01-08 Bill Whittenburg 9 14 2
Dinner Key Auditorium, Coconut Grove
W-KO
1971-12-01 Jimmy Ligons 10 22 2
Silver Slipper, Las Vegas
W-TKO
1:19    ref: Davey Pearl
Ligons was knocked down once in the 2nd, and once in the 3rd round.
1969-11-21 Edmundo Leite 30 3 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-MD
ref: Barney Felix 4-4   Tony Castellano 7-3   John Maschio 4-3
1968-06-29 Carlos Teo Cruz 35 12 2
Estadio Quisqueya, Santo Domingo
L-SD
ref: Zach Clayton 145-139   Carlos Lugo 141-148   Jose Soto 142-145

Ortiz was knocked down in the 1st round.
1967-08-16 Ismael Laguna 47 4 1
Shea Stadium, Queens
W-UD
ref: Arthur Mercante 10-4   Al Berl 10-4   Jack Gordon 11-3

1967-07-01 Sugar Ramos 50 3 3
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan
W-TKO
1:18    ref: Zach Clayton

Ramos down in 4th
1966-11-28 Flash Elorde 81 20 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-KO
2:01    ref: Jimmy Devlin 11-2   Artie Aidala 12-1   Joe Armstrong 13-0

1966-10-22 Sugar Ramos 50 2 3
El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City
W-TKO
1:45    ref: Billy Conn 37-37   Frankie Van 37-38    38-40

WBC declared title vacant pending a rematch, asserting that Conn was favoring Ortiz, giving him the benefit of a long count in the 2d and improperly stopping the match because of a cut to Ramos.
1966-06-20 Johnny Bizzarro 54 9 2
Civic Arena, Pittsburgh
W-TKO
ref: Buck McTiernan    51-49    52-50    50-49

Bizzarro was knocked down once in the 12th, before referee stopped the bout. Ortiz led on all three scorecards at stoppage.
1966-04-07 Nicolino Locche 61 2 12
Estadio Luna Park, Buenos Aires
D-MD
ref: Victor Avendano   Nestor Allende 197-200   Eloy Gonzalez 197-197   Juan Varde 198-198
1965-11-13 Ismael Laguna 40 2 1
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan
W-UD
ref: Rocky Marciano 148-143   Harry Boyd 145-143   Jose Soto 150-138

1965-04-10 Ismael Laguna 38 2 0
Estadio Nacional, Panama City
L-MD
ref: Jersey Joe Walcott 132-143   Ben Green 145-145   Ramon Moynes 137-149

1964-12-14 Dick Divola 25 6 4
Boston Garden, Boston
W-TKO
2:07    ref: Jimmy McCarron
1964-04-11 Kenny Lane 78 11 2
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan
W-UD
ref: Pete Pantaleo 144-141   Robert Carrasquillo 148-144   Edmundo Fernandez 147-143

Lane was knocked down in the 14th round.
1964-02-15 Flash Elorde 71 18 2
Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, Manila
W-TKO
1:44    ref: Jimmy Wilson 64-50   Nat Fleischer 62-58   Alfredo Quiazon 61-59

1963-10-22 Maurice Cullen 25 3 2
Empire Pool, Wembley
W-PTS
Cullen down once in the 10th round.
1963-09-18 Pete Acera 9 4 1
Honolulu Stadium, Honolulu
W-TKO
ref: Walter Cho 30-21   Louis Freitas 30-22   Wilbert Minn 30-20
1963-04-07 Douglas Vaillant 29 6 4
Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan
W-TKO

Vaillant was down once in the 1st, twice in the 12th and twice more in the 13th.
1962-12-03 Teruo Kosaka 47 6 1
Kokugikan
W-KO
2:32    ref: Jimmy Wilson 20-13   Haruo Ishiwatarido 20-16   Anthony Petronella 19-17

1962-11-07 Kazuo Takayama 52 14 9
Korakuen Gym
W-UD
ref: Haruo Ishiwatarido 50-43   Nick Pope 50-40   Takeo Ugo 50-43
1962-08-01 Arthur Persley 74 14 3
Araneta Coliseum, Barangay Cubao, Quezon City
W-UD
ref: Teodorico Reyes 48-45   Jaime Valencia 48-45   Alex Villacampa 47-45
1962-04-21 Joe Brown 102 22 12
Convention Center, Las Vegas
W-UD
ref: Frankie Van 74-60   Bud Traynor 74-58   Dave Zeno 74-66

1961-11-18 Paolo Rosi 36 8 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-UD
ref: Ruby Goldstein 6-3   Joe Agnello 6-4   Frank Forbes 6-3
Ortiz was knocked down in the 9th.
1961-09-02 Douglas Vaillant 25 2 4
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W-UD
ref: Dave Feld 96-94   Gus Jacobson 96-94   Barry Pearlman 99-94
1961-05-10 Duilio Loi 104 2 7
Stadio San Siro, Milan
L-UD
ref: Frankie Carter 67-70    69-74    66-74
World Light Welterweight Title
Ortiz was knocked down in the 6th round.
1961-02-02 Cisco Andrade 44 7 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
W-UD
ref: Tommy Hart 7-1   Frankie Van 11-1   Jimmy Wilson 12-1

1960-09-01 Duilio Loi 102 2 7
Stadio San Siro, Milan
L-MD
ref: Andres Esparraguera 69-72   David Avrutschenko 73-74   Philippe DeBakker 72-72
World Light Welterweight Title
1960-06-15 Duilio Loi 102 1 7
Cow Palace, Daly City
W-SD
ref: Vern Bybee 145-143   Fred Bottaro 148-146   Matt Zidich 143-145
World Light Welterweight Title
1960-02-04 Battling Torres 31 0 0
Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles
W-KO
2:56    ref: Mushy Callahan 88-80   Lee Grossman 89-80   Frankie Van 88-81
World Light Welterweight Title
1959-06-12 Kenny Lane 57 6 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-TKO
ref: Harry Kessler 2-1   Artie Aidala 3-0¼   Leo Birnbaum 2-1

Vacant World Light Welterweight Title
Lane was knocked down in the 2nd. The bout was stopped due to a cut over Lane's right eye and one inside the bridge of his nose.
1959-04-13 Len Matthews 16 1 1
Arena, Philadelphia
W-TKO
2:21    ref: Pete Pantaleo
Referee stopped the fight to save Matthews from further punishment.
1958-12-31 Kenny Lane 55 6 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L-MD
ref: Bill Regan 96-97   Carl Gardner 96-96   Barry Pearlman 95-98
1958-10-28 Dave Charnley 30 3 1
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W-PTS
1958-09-19 Johnny Busso 34 6 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-UD
ref: Al Berl 5-4   Joe Agnello 6-4   Leo Birnbaum 6-4
1958-06-27 Johnny Busso 33 6 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L-SD
ref: Barney Felix 4-5   Bill Recht 4-5   Arthur Schwartz 6-4
1958-05-09 Joey Lopes 46 14 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W-UD
ref: Charley Randolph 98-92   George Latka 98-92   Jimmy Wilson 97-92
1958-02-28 Tommy Tibbs 46 43 3
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-UD
ref: Harry Kessler 5-4   Joe Agnello 8-2   Bert Grant 6-4
1957-09-23 Harry Bell 14 5 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-UD
ref: Barney Felix 8-1   Phil Botwinik 8-1   Ray Kozak 6-5
Kozak scored the bout 5-5 in rounds, but favored Ortiz in supplemental scoring.
1957-05-29 Felix Chiocca 25 6 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W-UD
ref: Bill Doty 47-43   Franklin Spike McAdams 48-43   Howard Walsh 48-44
1957-05-07 Ike Vaughn 13 8 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W-UD
1957-04-09 Lou Filippo 24 8 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W-TKO
1:22    ref: Tommy Hart 60-49   Lee Grossman 60-53   Charley Randolph 60-51
Ortiz stops Filippo on cuts. This is Filippo's final career bout after 42 starts.
1957-03-02 Lou Filippo 24 8 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
NC-ND
Ortiz was initially disqualified for landing a right hand to the body after the 9th round bell had sounded, which left Filippo unable to continue. It was later turned to a No-Decision, because of California's no-foul rule.
1957-01-23 Bobby Rogers 10 2 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W-UD
ref: Bernie Weismann 48-44   Harold Marovitz 49-43   Howard Walsh 48-44
1956-12-31 Gale Kerwin 22 3 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-UD
ref: Johnny LoBianco 8-1   Frank Fullam 8-2   Al Singer 8-2
Ortiz suffered the first knockdown of his career in the 2nd round.
1956-12-15 Philip Kim 43 14 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W-TKO
1:33    ref: Charley Randolph 80-71
1956-10-27 Mickey Northrup 21 10 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W-UD
ref: Tommy Hart 99-84   Russ Bradford 100-88   John Thomas 100-88
1956-07-30 Tommy Salem 27 5 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-SD
ref: Ray Miller 6-3   Artie Aidala 4-5   Joe Eppy 5-4
1956-05-25 Johnny Gorman 20 3 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-PTS
1956-02-17 Ray Portilla 17 9 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-PTS
1956-01-09 Ray Portilla 17 8 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-UD
ref: Petey Della 6-2   Joe Agnello 6-2   Harold Barnes 5-2
1955-12-10 Charley Titone 57 26 10
Armory, Paterson
W-TKO
2:15    ref: Paul Cavalier
1955-11-12 Lem Miller 2 3 0
Arena, Boston
W-PTS
1955-10-29 Al Duarte 8 25 2
Arena, Boston
W-TKO
1955-10-03 Leroy Graham 2 2 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-KO
1955-09-19 Hector Rodriguez 15 9 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-KO
1955-08-22 Armand Bush 4 9 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-PTS
1955-08-10 Tony DeCola 10 3 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-PTS
1955-06-24 Jimmy DeMura 12 15 5
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W-PTS
1955-05-30 Juan Pacheco 2 1 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-KO
1955-05-13 Danny Roberts 3 7 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-KO
1955-02-28 Morris Hodnett 0 2 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-TKO
1955-02-14 Harry Bell 2 0 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-KO