Bunny Grant boxer

Bunny Grant boxer
bouts
72
won
52
lost
15
draw
5
Status
inactive
Division
lightweight
Debut
1958-07-12
Height
5′ 7″/170cm
Reach
69″/175cm
Age
78
Born
1940-09-29
Death
2018-11-01
Nationality
Jamaica

George Leslie "Bunny" Grant (29 September 1940 – 1 November 2018) was a Jamaican professional feather/super feather/light/light welter/welterweight/light middleweight boxer of the 1950s, '60s and '70s who won the Jamaican lightweight title, Jamaican welterweight title, Central American light welterweight Title, Latin American junior welterweight title, and British Commonwealth lightweight title, and was a challenger for the World Boxing Council (WBC) light welterweight title and World Boxing Association (WBA) World light welterweight title against Eddie Perkins, Commonwealth welterweight title against Clyde Gray, his professional fighting weight varied from 125 1⁄2 pounds (56.9 kg), i.e. featherweight to 152 1⁄2 pounds (69.2 kg), i.e. light middleweight. Bunny Grant was managed by Jacques Deschamps, and Pancho Rankine (circa 1962), and trained by Harry Wiley (circa 1962). He died on 1 November 2018.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1977-08-20 Roy Goss WLWDLL Dragon Gym, Kingston LOST
Unanimous decision
1974-07-27 Roy Goss LDWLWD Kingston WIN
Technical knockout
1974-02-18 Clyde Gray WWWWLW Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto LOST
Corner retirement
1973-09-28 Elisha Obed WWWWWW Nassau Stadium, Nassau LOST
Unanimous decision
1973-06-23 Sandy Torres LWWLWW National Arena, Kingston DRAW
Points
1973-01-22 Mario Saurennann WLWDLL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Technical knockout
1972-09-03 Jose Luis Baltazar LWWLLW Kingston WIN
Points
1971-10-30 Manuel Gonzalez WLLLWL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1971-09-11 Wesley Hines LLWWDL Guinness Gym, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1971-07-10 Ruben Arocha WWWLLW National Arena, Kingston WIN
Points
1971-04-05 Angel Robinson Garcia WWLWWW Palais des Sports, Paris LOST
Points
1970-09-05 Raul Soriano LWWWWW National Arena, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1970-07-25 Eddie Perkins WLWWWW National Arena, Kingston WIN
Majority decision
1970-04-10 Bruno Arcari WWWWWW Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma LOST
Unanimous decision
1969-09-13 Carlos Marks DLLWWL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Split-decision
1969-06-14 Carlos Marks WDLLWW Kingston WIN
Split-decision
1969-01-24 Arturo Lomeli WWWWWW Forum, Inglewood LOST
Unanimous decision
1968-07-27 Grady Ponder LWLLLL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1967-11-18 Grady Ponder WWLWLL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Split-decision
1967-10-07 Love Allotey WWWWWL Accra Sports Stadium, Accra LOST
Unanimous decision
1967-08-12 Lennox Beckles WWWWLW Georgetown DRAW
Points
1967-03-15 Manny Santos WWWWWW Town Hall, Wellington LOST
Split-decision
1966-11-26 Johnny DePeiza WLDDLL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1966-05-07 Carlos Teo Cruz WWWWWD Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan LOST
Unanimous decision
1965-11-01 Lennox Beckles WLWWWW Georgetown WIN
KO
1965-10-08 Johnny DePeiza LWWWWL Port-of-Spain DRAW
Points
1965-09-21 Maurice Cullen LWWWWW King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester LOST
Points
1965-07-10 Al Grant DWWWWW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1965-02-13 Percy Hayles LWWWWL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Split-decision
1964-12-05 Perfecto Garcia LWWWLW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1964-10-03 Kid Bassey II WLWWWW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1964-08-08 Alfredo Urbina WWWWLW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Points
1964-04-18 Eddie Perkins WWWWWW National Stadium, Kingston LOST
Unanimous decision
1964-02-29 Kid Banga LDDWLW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1963-10-08 Jimmy McGrail WLWWWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Technical knockout
1963-08-03 Wayman Dawson WLWLLW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Corner retirement
1963-05-27 Carlos Hernandez LWLWWW Caracas LOST
Corner retirement
1963-04-19 Aloysius Marcano DWDLLW Port-of-Spain WIN
KO
1963-03-09 Stanley Wilson WWWLDW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Majority decision
1962-11-17 Doug Vaillant WWWLWL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Split-decision
1962-09-22 Javellana Kid LDDLLL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1962-08-04 Dave Charnley WWWWWL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1962-06-30 Sugar Cliff WWWWDW Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1961-12-10 Tito Marshall WWWLWW Gimnasio Nacional, Panama City LOST
Split-decision
1961-11-26 Julito Lopez LWWWWW Arena de Colon, Colon City WIN
Unanimous decision
1961-11-18 Chuck Taylor WWWLLL Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
KO
1961-10-06 Pastor Marrero WWWWWL Arena de Colon, Colon City WIN
Unanimous decision
1961-09-24 Guillermo Valdez LLLLWW Gimnasio Nacional, Panama City WIN
Technical knockout
1961-08-30 Angel Robinson Garcia LLLLLW National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1961-08-13 Tito Marshall WWWWWW Arena de Colon, Colon City WIN
Split-decision
1961-08-06 Eloy Henry LWWLLW Arena de Colon, Colon City WIN
KO
1961-07-01 Gerald Gray LWWLLD Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1961-04-29 Percy Hayles WWDWDW King George VI Memorial Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1961-03-04 Lauro Salas DWLWLL Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Technical knockout
1960-12-10 Percy Hayles LWWWDW King George VI Memorial Park, Kingston DRAW
Points
1960-11-02 Julito Lopez LWWW Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Split-decision
1960-09-03 Keiffer Edwards DWLWWW Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1960-07-02 Jose Napoles WWWWWW Havana LOST
Points
1960-05-28 Kid Barquerito WLWDDL King George VI Memorial Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1960-05-14 Hart Grant LLDWLD Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1960-03-05 Jimmy Mackey WLLWLL Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1960-01-23 Freddie Cozart LLWWWW Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Corner retirement
1960-01-09 Roy Glaves LWWLDW King George VI Memorial Park, Kingston WIN
Technical knockout
1959-08-29 Roy Glaves WLLWW King George VI Memorial Park, Kingston WIN
KO
1959-06-20 Killer Solomon WWWWWD Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Majority decision
1959-06-03 Killer Solomon WWWWWW Sabina Park, Kingston DRAW
Points
1959-05-01 Andy Greenwood WWWDLL Kingston WIN
Points
1959-04-29 Hurricane Grant DLLLDW Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
1959-03-14 Killer Solomon WWWWWW Sabina Park, Kingston LOST
Unanimous decision
1959-02-14 Kid Spence LDLLLL Sabina Park, Kingston WIN
Technical knockout
1959-02-01 Andy Greenwood LWWWDL Kingston WIN
Points
1958-07-12 Roy Glaves W Race Course Arena, Kingston WIN
Points