Bill Lang boxer

Bill Lang boxer
bouts
43
won
27
lost
14
draw
1
Status
inactive
Division
heavyweight
Debut
1905-01-09
Height
6′ 1″/185cm
Reach
76½″/194cm
Age
69
Born
1883-07-08
Death
1952-09-03
Nationality
Australia

Bill Lang (born William Lanfranchi, 6 July 1882 – 3 September 1952) was an Australian professional boxer who held the national heavyweight title. He was also an Australian rules footballer who played with Richmond in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1916-11-25 Tom McMahon LDWLWW West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne LOST
KO
1914-10-05 Fred Storbeck WLLLWL Sydney Sports Ground, Sydney LOST
1914-04-04 Arthur Pelkey DDWWLL Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
Corner retirement
1913-11-05 Dave Smith WWWWW West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne LOST
Points
1913-08-16 'PO' Matthew 'Nutty' Curran LWLLWL Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
Points
1913-05-03 'PO' Matthew 'Nutty' Curran WLWLLW Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
Points
1912-01-24 Jim Barry LLWDWD Sydney Stadium, Sydney LOST
Points
1911-10-28 Sam McVea WDWWWW Sydney Stadium, Sydney LOST
KO
1911-09-09 Jack Lester DWWWL Sydney Stadium, Sydney LOST
Points
1911-08-09 Bill Squires WLLLLL Olympic Stadium, Brisbane WIN
Technical knockout
1911-05-13 Jack Lester WDWWW Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
1911-02-21 Sam Langford WWWWWW Olympia, Kensington LOST
1911-01-18 'PO' Matthew 'Nutty' Curran WWWLW Olympia, Kensington LOST
1910-12-26 Salinas Jack Burns WWLLLL Olympia, Kensington WIN
Technical knockout
1910-09-05 Al Kaufman WWWLWW Baker Bowl, Philadelphia LOST
1910-04-11 Tommy Burns WWWWWL Sydney Stadium, Sydney LOST
Points
1910-01-17 Bill Squires LWLLLL Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
KO
1909-12-27 Bob Fitzsimmons WWWLWL Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
KO
1909-10-25 Bill Squires LLWLLL Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
KO
1909-02-03 Bill Squires LLLWLL Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
KO
1908-11-16 Jim Griffin LWLWWD Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
Technical knockout
1908-09-03 Tommy Burns WWWWWW West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne LOST
KO
1908-07-20 Jim Griffin WLWWLW Melbourne Athletic Pavilion, Melbourne WIN
Corner retirement
1908-03-09 Bill Smith WWWWLW Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
KO
1908-02-17 Peter Felix LLLLWL Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
Technical knockout
1907-12-23 Ed Williams LLLWLW Melbourne Athletic Club, Melbourne WIN
KO
1907-11-06 Arthur Cripps WWWL Wren's Athletic Pavilion, Melbourne WIN
Corner retirement
1907-10-03 Peter Felix WLLLLW Hippodrome, Broken Hill WIN
KO
1907-09-16 George Ruenalf LLLWWW Hippodrome, Broken Hill WIN
1907-08-19 Mike Williams WWLWLW Wren's Athletic Pavilion, Melbourne WIN
KO
1907-07-08 Dick Kernick LLLWWL Wren's Athletic Pavilion, Melbourne WIN
KO
1907-05-27 Peter Kling WWLLWW Wren's Athletic Pavilion, Melbourne WIN
KO
1907-05-18 Finn McLean WLLL Hippodrome, Broken Hill WIN
Corner retirement
1907-03-04 Jack Johnson WDWWDW Richmond Race Course, Melbourne LOST
Technical knockout
1906-12-10 Peter Kling WWWWL Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
1906-10-29 Tom Fennessy LLL Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
Corner retirement
1906-04-20 Bob Fraser WLWLWL Cyclorama, Melbourne LOST
Points
1906-03-12 Malley Jackson W Cyclorama, Melbourne WIN
1905-12-11 Ed Williams WWLWWL Olympia AC, Melbourne LOST
Points
1905-11-11 Tom Liggins
1905-09-04 Pat Farley L Queen's Hall, Melbourne WIN
KO
1905-08-14 Alf Keys W Queen's Hall, Melbourne WIN
KO
1905-05-02 Bob Fraser WWLWL Queen's Hall, Melbourne LOST
1905-01-09 Edward Starlight Rollins LWDLLL Queen's Hall, Melbourne DRAW
Points