National Boxing Association's Quarterly Ratings: 1956

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Announced January 5 , 1957:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson
  2. Bob Baker
  3. Eddie Machen
  4. Willie Pastrano
  5. Harold Carter
  6. Johnny Summerlin
  7. Ingemar Johansson
  8. John Holman
  9. Bob Satterfield
  10. Pat McMurtry

Archie Moore, Champion

  1. Chuck Spieser
  2. Hans Stretz
  3. Gerhard Hecht
  4. Yolande Pompey
  5. Tony Anthony
  6. Harold Johnson
  7. Dogomar Martínez
  8. Randy Turpin
  9. Charles Colin
  10. Gordon Wallace

Gene Fullmer, Champion

  1. Charles Humez
  2. Joey Giardello
  3. Sugar Ray Robinson
  4. Bobby Boyd
  5. Ralph (Tiger) Jones
  6. Spider Webb
  7. Joey Giambra
  8. Neal Rivers
  9. Rory Calhoun
  10. Andres Antonio Selpa
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Carmen Basilio, Champion

  1. Johnny Saxton
  2. Gaspar Ortega
  3. Tony DeMarco
  4. Vince Martinez
  5. Isaac Logart
  6. Virgil Akins
  7. Emilio Marconi
  8. George Barnes
  9. Ramon Fuentes
  10. Walter Byars

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Duilio Loi
  2. Kenny Lane
  3. Larry Boardman
  4. Wallace (Bud) Smith
  5. Cisco Andrade
  6. Jimmy Carter
  7. Johnny Gonsalves
  8. Ralph Dupas
  9. Frankie Ryff
  10. Bernabe (Baby) Vasquez

Sandy Saddler, Champion

  1. Cherif Hamia
  2. Miguel Berrios
  3. Flash Elorde
  4. Carmelo Costa
  5. Paul Jorgensen
  6. Hogan (Kid) Bassey
  7. Ciro Morasen
  8. Ike Chestnut
  9. Jean Sneyers
  10. Victor Sonny Leon
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Raul (Raton) Macias, Champion

  1. Mario D'Agata
  2. Leo Espinosa
  3. Alphonse Halimi
  4. Billy Peacock
  5. Jose (Toluco) Lopez
  6. Tanny Campo
  7. Fili Nava
  8. German Ohm Gomez
  9. Al Asuncion
  10. Robert Tartari

Pascual Perez, Champion

  1. Memo Diez
  2. Dai Dower
  3. Young Martin
  4. Hitoshi Misako
  5. Bindi Jack
  6. Aristide Pozzali
  7. Robert Pollazon
  8. Dommy Ursua
  9. Danny Kid
  10. Oscar Suarez


Announced December 4, 1956:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Floyd Patterson, Champion

  1. Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson
  2. Bob Baker
  3. Willie Pastrano
  4. Eddie Machen
  5. Harold Carter
  6. Johnny Summerlin
  7. Ingemar Johansson
  8. Wayne Bethea
  9. John Holman
  10. Bob Satterfield

Archie Moore, Champion

  1. Chuck Spieser
  2. Hans Stretz
  3. Gerhard Hecht
  4. Yolande Pompey
  5. Gordon Wallace
  6. Charles Colin
  7. Willi Besmanoff
  8. Dogomar Martínez
  9. Tony Anthony
  10. Willi Hoepner

Sugar Ray Robinson, Champion

  1. Gene Fullmer
  2. Charles Humez
  3. Joey Giardello
  4. Bobby Boyd
  5. Ralph (Tiger) Jones
  6. Neal Rivers
  7. Joey Giambra
  8. Andres Antonio Selpa
  9. Spider Webb
  10. Rory Calhoun
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Carmen Basilio, Champion

  1. Tony DeMarco
  2. Johnny Saxton
  3. Vince Martinez
  4. Gaspar Ortega
  5. Isaac Logart
  6. Virgil Akins
  7. Art Aragon
  8. Emilio Marconi
  9. George Barnes
  10. Joe Miceli

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Larry Boardman
  2. Duilio Loi
  3. Kenny Lane
  4. Wallace (Bud) Smith
  5. Cisco Andrade
  6. Jimmy Carter
  7. Johnny Gonsalves
  8. Ralph Dupas
  9. Frankie Ryff
  10. Paolo Rosi

Sandy Saddler, Champion

  1. Cherif Hamia
  2. Miguel Berrios
  3. Hogan (Kid) Bassey
  4. Paul Jorgensen
  5. Flash Elorde
  6. Ike Chestnut
  7. Carmelo Costa
  8. Ciro Morasen
  9. Victor Sonny Leon
  10. Tommy Bain
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Raul (Raton) Macias, Champion

  1. Mario D'Agata
  2. Leo Espinosa
  3. Alphonse Halimi
  4. Billy Peacock
  5. Jose (Toluco) Lopez
  6. Jean Renard
  7. Peter Keenan
  8. Fili Nava
  9. German Ohm Gomez
  10. Ricardo Moreno

Pascual Perez, Champion

  1. Memo Diez
  2. Dai Dower
  3. Young Martin
  4. Hitoshi Misako
  5. Bindi Jack
  6. Robert Pollazon
  7. Aristide Pozzali
  8. Oscar Suarez
  9. Danny Kid
  10. Frankie Jones


Announced November 1 , 1956:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights
Title Vacant
  1. Archie Moore
  2. Floyd Patterson
  3. Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson
  4. Bob Baker
  5. Willie Pastrano
  6. Eddie Machen
  7. Harold Carter
  8. Johnny Summerlin
  9. Ingemar Johansson
  10. Wayne Bethea

Archie Moore, Champion

  1. Chuck Spieser
  2. Hans Stretz
  3. Gerhard Hecht
  4. Yolande Pompey
  5. Gordon Wallace
  6. Willi Hoepner
  7. Charles Colin
  8. Willi Besmanoff
  9. Dogomar Martínez
  10. Tony Anthony

Sugar Ray Robinson, Champion

  1. Gene Fullmer
  2. Charles Humez
  3. Joey Giardello
  4. Bobby Boyd
  5. Ralph (Tiger) Jones
  6. Neal Rivers
  7. Joey Giambra
  8. Eduardo Lausse
  9. Spider Webb
  10. Rory Calhoun
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Carmen Basilio, Champion

  1. Tony DeMarco
  2. Johnny Saxton
  3. Vince Martinez
  4. Isaac Logart
  5. Virgil Akins
  6. Art Aragon
  7. Gaspar Ortega
  8. Emilio Marconi
  9. Darby Brown
  10. Joe Miceli

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Larry Boardman
  2. Wallace (Bud) Smith
  3. Duilio Loi
  4. Cisco Andrade
  5. Kenny Lane
  6. Jimmy Carter
  7. Johnny Gonsalves
  8. Ralph Dupas
  9. Frankie Ryff
  10. Bernabe (Baby) Vasquez

Sandy Saddler, Champion

  1. Cherif Hamia
  2. Miguel Berrios
  3. Hogan (Kid) Bassey
  4. Ike Chestnut
  5. Paul Jorgensen
  6. Flash Elorde
  7. Fred Galiana
  8. Carmelo Costa
  9. Ciro Morasen
  10. Victor Sonny Leon
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Raul (Raton) Macias, Champion

  1. Mario D'Agata
  2. Leo Espinosa
  3. Alphonse Halimi
  4. Billy Peacock
  5. Jose (Toluco) Lopez
  6. Jean Renard
  7. Peter Keenan
  8. Fili Nava
  9. German Ohm Gomez
  10. Ricardo Moreno

Pascual Perez, Champion

  1. Memo Diez
  2. Dai Dower
  3. Young Martin
  4. Hitoshi Misako
  5. Bindi Jack
  6. Robert Pollazon
  7. Aristide Pozzali
  8. Oscar Suarez
  9. Danny Kid
  10. Guy Schatt


Announced October 3 , 1956:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights
Title Vacant
  1. Archie Moore
  2. Floyd Patterson
  3. Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson
  4. Bob Baker
  5. Willie Pastrano
  6. Harold Carter
  7. Eddie Machen
  8. John Holman
  9. Johnny Summerlin
  10. Wayne Bethea

Archie Moore, Champion

  1. Chuck Spieser
  2. Hans Stretz
  3. Gerhard Hecht
  4. Yolande Pompey
  5. Gordon Wallace
  6. Willi Hoepner
  7. Charles Colin
  8. Harry Matthews
  9. Willi Besmanoff
  10. Dogomar Martínez

Sugar Ray Robinson, Champion

  1. Gene Fullmer
  2. Charles Humez
  3. Carl Olson
  4. Joey Giardello
  5. Bobby Boyd
  6. Neal Rivers
  7. Eduardo Lausse
  8. Ralph (Tiger) Jones
  9. Joey Giambra
  10. Spider Webb
Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Carmen Basilio, Champion

  1. Tony DeMarco
  2. Johnny Saxton
  3. Isaac Logart
  4. Vince Martinez
  5. Art Aragon
  6. Virgil Akins
  7. Pat Lowry
  8. Emilio Marconi
  9. Duke Harris
  10. Darby Brown

Joe Brown, Champion

  1. Larry Boardman
  2. Wallace (Bud) Smith
  3. Duilio Loi
  4. Cisco Andrade
  5. Kenny Lane
  6. Jimmy Carter
  7. Johnny Gonsalves
  8. Ralph Dupas
  9. Frankie Ryff
  10. Bernabe (Baby) Vasquez

Sandy Saddler, Champion

  1. Cherif Hamia
  2. Fred Galiana
  3. Hogan (Kid) Bassey
  4. Miguel Berrios
  5. Ike Chestnut
  6. Paul Jorgensen
  7. Flash Elorde
  8. Carmelo Costa
  9. Ciro Morasen
  10. Victor Sonny Leon
Bantamweights
Flyweights

Raul (Raton) Macias, Champion

  1. Mario D'Agata
  2. Billy Peacock
  3. Robert Cohen
  4. Alphonse Halimi
  5. Jose (Toluco) Lopez
  6. Jean Renard
  7. Tanny Campo
  8. Ricardo Moreno
  9. Dante Bini
  10. Federico Scarponi

Pascual Perez, Champion

  1. Memo Diez
  2. Dai Dower
  3. Leo Espinosa
  4. Hitoshi Misako
  5. Young Martin
  6. Danny Kid
  7. Bindi Jack
  8. Robert Pollazon
  9. Aristide Pozzali
  10. Oscar Suarez


Announced June 28, 1956:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights
Title Vacant

Logical contenders

  1. Archie Moore
  2. Floyd Patterson
  3. Bob Baker

Outstanding boxers

  1. Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson
  2. Willie Pastrano

Honorable mentions
John Holman
Bob Satterfield
Johnny Summerlin
Harold Carter
Ingemar Johansson
Eddie Machen
Nino Valdes

Archie Moore, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Chuck Spieser
  2. Hans Stretz
  3. Gerhard Hecht

Outstanding boxers

  1. Willi Hoepner
  2. Gordon Wallace
  3. Charles Colin
  4. Jimmy Slade

Honorable mentions
Yolande Pompey
Frankie Daniels
Marty Marshall
Ron Barton

Sugar Ray Robinson, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Bobby Boyd
  2. Gene Fullmer
  3. Charles Humez

Outstanding boxers

  1. Eduardo Lausse
  2. Ralph (Tiger) Jones
  3. Carl Olson

Honorable mentions
Charley Joseph
Joey Giambra
Rocky Castellani
Rory Calhoun
Holly Mims
Charley Cotton

Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Johnny Saxton, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Carmen Basilio
  2. Tony DeMarco

Outstanding boxers

  1. Vince Martinez
  2. Isaac Logart
  3. Virgil Akins
  4. Art Aragon
  5. Emilio Marconi

Honorable mentions
Hector Constance
George Barnes

Wallace (Bud) Smith, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Larry Boardman
  2. Cisco Andrade
  3. Duilio Loi
  4. Ralph Dupas

Outstanding boxers

  1. Jimmy Carter
  2. Joe Brown
  3. Johnny Gonsalves

Honorable mentions
Frankie Ryff
Joey Lopes
L.C. Morgan
Ludwig Lightburn
Bernabe (Baby) Vasquez
Kenny Lane

Sandy Saddler, Champion
Logical contender

  1. Cherif Hamia

Outstanding boxers

  1. Fred Galiana
  2. Paul Jorgensen
  3. Flash Elorde
  4. Willie Toweel
  5. Jose Hernandez
  6. Carmelo Costa

Honorable mentions
Hogan (Kid) Bassey
Ray Famechon
Miguel Berrios
Ciro Morasen

Bantamweights
Flyweights

Raul (Raton) Macias, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Mario D'Agata
  2. Robert Cohen

Outstanding boxers

  1. Billy Peacock
  2. Jose (Toluco) Lopez
  3. Alphonse Halimi
  4. Kevin James

Honorable mentions
Piero Rollo
Jean Renard
Jean-Pierre Cossemyns
Ricardo Moreno

Pascual Perez, Champion
Logical contender

  1. Memo Diez

Outstanding boxers

  1. Dai Dower
  2. Leo Espinosa
  3. Young Martin

Honorable mentions
Hitoshi Misako
Tanny Campo
Danny Kid
Jake Tuli
Oscar Suarez
Guy Schatt
Little Cezar


Announced April 4 , 1956:

Heavyweights
Light Heavyweights
Middleweights

Rocky Marciano, Champion
Outstanding boxers

  1. Tommy (Hurricane) Jackson
  2. Bob Baker
  3. Nino Valdes

Honorable mentions
John Holman
Johnny Summerlin
Willie Pastrano
Franco Cavicchi
Harold Carter
Bob Satterfield

Archie Moore, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Floyd Patterson
  2. Chuck Spieser
  3. Gerhard Hecht

Outstanding boxers

  1. Yolande Pompey
  2. Willi Hoepner

Honorable mentions
Jimmy Slade
Ron Barton
Charles Colin
Frankie Daniels

Sugar Ray Robinson, Champion
Logical contender

  1. Carl Olson

Outstanding boxers

  1. Bobby Boyd
  2. Charles Humez
  3. Ralph (Tiger) Jones
  4. Milo Savage
  5. Eduardo Lausse
  6. Gene Fullmer
  7. Rocky Castellani
  8. Joey Giardello

Honorable mentions
Joey Giambra
Holly Mims
Gil Turner

Welterweights
Lightweights
Featherweights

Johnny Saxton, Champion
Logical contender

  1. Carmen Basilio

Outstanding boxers

  1. Tony DeMarco
  2. Vince Martinez
  3. Isaac Logart
  4. Ramon Fuentes
  5. Virgil Akins

Honorable mentions
Hector Constance
Art Aragon
George Barnes
Peter Waterman

Wallace (Bud) Smith, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Duilio Loi
  2. Frankie Ryff
  3. Jimmy Carter
  4. Cisco Andrade

Outstanding boxers

  1. Ralph Dupas
  2. Johnny Gonsalves
  3. Don Jordan

Honorable mentions
Ludwig Lightburn
L.C. Morgan
Larry Boardman
Kenny Lane
Joe Brown
Bernabe (Baby) Vasquez

Sandy Saddler, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Carmelo Costa
  2. Fred Galiana

Outstanding boxers

  1. Hogan (Kid) Bassey
  2. Flash Elorde
  3. Ray Famechon
  4. Paul Jorgensen

Honorable mentions
Willie Pep
Martin Rodriguez
Ciro Morasen
Victor Sonny Leon

Bantamweights
Flyweights

Raul (Raton) Macias, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Mario D'Agata
  2. Robert Cohen
  3. Alphonse Halimi
  4. Billy Peacock

Outstanding boxers

  1. Andre Valignat
  2. Emile Chemama
  3. Pierre (Cosse) Cossemyns
  4. Leo Espinosa
  5. Little Cezar

Honorable mentions
Peter Keenan
Jose (Toluco) Lopez
Kevin James

Pascual Perez, Champion
Logical contenders

  1. Dai Dower
  2. Memo Diez

Outstanding boxers

  1. Young Martin
  2. Tanny Campo
  3. Oscar Suarez
  4. Danny Kid

Honorable mentions
Guy Schatt
Jake Tuli
Hitoshi Misako

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References

  • San Bernardino Sun [1]
  • Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Corpus Christi, Texas. Sunday, January 6 1957. P.98.
  • San Franciso Chronicle. San Francisco, California. Wednesday, December 5 1956. P.34.
  • Times-Picayune. New Orleans, Louisiana. Thursday, November 1 1956. P.44.
  • Daily Advocate. Stamford, Connecticut. Wednesday, October 3 1956. P.32.
  • Milwaukee Sentinel [2]
  • Madera Tribune [3]
  • Times-Picayune. New Orleans, Louisiana. Sunday, July 1 1956. P.89.
  • The Day [4]