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Battling Torres boxer

Battling Torres image
Status inactive
Age 31
Division super lightweight
Debut 1957-04-19
Born 1941-02-17
Death 1972-11-10
Nationality Mexico
Residence Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
bouts
69
won
59
lost
9
draw
0
bouts
69
won
59
lost
9
draw
0
Status inactive
Age 31
Division super lightweight
Debut 1957-04-19
Born 1941-02-17
Death 1972-11-10
Nationality Mexico
Residence Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
March 28, 1972 Johnny Armstrong LLLLLL Reynosa WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 2, 1971 Manuel Avitia WWWLLL Plaza de Toros, Reynosa WIN
KO
July 4, 1969 James Shelton DLLLDL Auditorio Matamoros, Matamoros WIN
KO
April 29, 1967 Rafael Gutierrez WWWWWW Arena Mexico, Mexico City Mexico Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
Jan. 1, 1967 Ed McGruder LLWLLL Plaza de Toros Fermin Rivera, San Luis Potosi Mexico Middleweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 1, 1966 LC Morgan LLWWLW Reynosa Mexico Middleweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 20, 1965 LC Morgan WWLLLW Monterrey Mexico Middleweight

LOSS
Technical knockout
July 29, 1965 Jorge Rosales WDWWWW Plaza de Toros Monumental, Matamoros Mexico Welterweight

LOSS
KO
March 5, 1965 Carlos Rios LWDWWL Plaza de Toros Monumental, Matamoros Mexico Welterweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 14, 1964 Alvaro Gutierrez DLWLWD El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City Mexico Welterweight

WIN
Points
May 1, 1964 Alvaro Gutierrez WWDLWL Monterrey Mexico Welterweight

LOSS
KO
March 21, 1964 Carlos Rios LWLWWW Plaza de Toros, Torreon Mexico Welterweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 18, 1964 Ruben Arocha LWWWLW Monterrey Mexico Welterweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 27, 1963 David Cervantes LWLDDL Tampico Mexico Welterweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 30, 1963 Alvaro Gutierrez WWWDLW El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City Mexico Welterweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 19, 1963 Johnny Brooks WWWWLW Reynosa Mexico Welterweight

WIN
KO
March 21, 1963 Roberto Cruz WWLWLW Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles vacant World Boxing Association World Super Lightweight

LOSS
KO
Dec. 1, 1962 Billy Collins WLWLWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 30, 1962 Joey Parks LWLWWW Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
KO
Oct. 5, 1962 Don Jordan LLLLLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
NC
Aug. 21, 1962 Art Hayward WLLWWD Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
Technical knockout
May 3, 1962 Mauro Vazquez WLWWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Corner retirement
April 9, 1962 Billy Mitchell Reynosa WIN
KO
Dec. 8, 1961 Cisco Andrade LLLLLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOSS
KO
Oct. 26, 1961 Antonio Marcilla WWWLLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
Sept. 28, 1961 Joey Limas WWDLLW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
Sept. 7, 1961 Ray Riojas LLWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
Aug. 12, 1961 Ruben Cadena WWWWLW Ciudad Victoria WIN
KO
May 21, 1961 Walt Vares LLDWLL Plaza de Toros, Torreon WIN
Technical knockout
March 25, 1961 Joe White WLLLWL Nuevo Laredo WIN
KO
March 2, 1961 Lalo Duque WLWWWL Matamoros WIN
KO
Feb. 12, 1961 Ranchero Ruiz DWLWLL Monclova WIN
KO
Oct. 4, 1960 Joe Brown WDWWLW Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston LOSS
KO
Sept. 6, 1960 Paul Jorgensen LWWWWW Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston WIN
Split-decision
July 16, 1960 Cisco Andrade LLWLWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOSS
KO
May 28, 1960 Alvin Boudreaux LLWLLL Acapulco WIN
KO
May 2, 1960 George Berry WLWWLL Tijuana WIN
KO
Feb. 4, 1960 Carlos Ortiz LWWLWW Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles World Light Welterweight

LOSS
KO
Jan. 10, 1960 Dick Kirby WDLLLL Ciudad Juarez World Light Welterweight

WIN
KO
Nov. 28, 1959 Santiago Ramirez LLWLWW Arena Coliseo, Monterrey World Light Welterweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 15, 1959 Johnny Busso WWLWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
Sept. 17, 1959 Frankie Ryff LWWWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
Aug. 6, 1959 Paul Armstead WLWLWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
July 8, 1959 Bobby Rogers LLLWLL Sports Arena, Los Angeles WIN
KO
May 19, 1959 Russell Tague LLLLLL Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio WIN
KO
April 25, 1959 Guillermo Medina LLLWWL Monterrey WIN
KO
April 2, 1959 Cesar Saavedra WLLLWW Matamoros WIN
KO
March 14, 1959 Victor Manuel Quijano LLLWWL Mexico City WIN
Points
Feb. 14, 1959 Pat McCoy WLLLLL Acapulco WIN
KO
Dec. 13, 1958 Billy Peacock LLLLLL Monterrey WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 2, 1958 Enrique Macias LLWWWL Reynosa WIN
KO
Nov. 6, 1958 Lalo Duque LLLWDL Reynosa WIN
KO
Oct. 11, 1958 Victor Manuel Quijano LLWWLL Monterrey WIN
Points
Sept. 15, 1958 Zorrito Ramirez LWWLWW Reynosa WIN
KO
Aug. 18, 1958 Cesar Saavedra WWLLWL Reynosa WIN
KO
July 5, 1958 Jimmy Moser WWLWWL Monterrey WIN
KO
June 25, 1958 Oscar Ivonne Reynosa WIN
KO
June 7, 1958 Hector Garcia WDWWWL Monterrey WIN
KO
May 12, 1958 Jesus Mejia LLDLWL Reynosa WIN
KO
March 31, 1958 Oscar Torres LDLDWL Reynosa WIN
Points
Feb. 17, 1958 Felipe Sosa LDLLLW Reynosa WIN
Points
Jan. 18, 1958 Jesus Mejia WLWLLD Monterrey WIN
KO
Dec. 14, 1957 Angel Guerrero WWLWLW Monterrey WIN
Points
Nov. 13, 1957 Genaro Serafin WWWWLW Arena Coliseo, Mexico City WIN
KO
Sept. 24, 1957 Genaro Serafin WLWWWW Reynosa WIN
KO
Sept. 9, 1957 Manuel Jimenez LLWLLL Reynosa WIN
KO
June 24, 1957 Gildardo Bacho LLWLLL Reynosa WIN
Points
June 3, 1957 Americo Rivera LWLLLL Reynosa WIN
KO
April 19, 1957 Rogelio Saucedo WLLLLL Reynosa WIN
KO