Henry Armstrong boxer

Henry Armstrong boxer
bouts
25
won
17
lost
7
draw
1
Status
inactive
Division
featherweight
Debut
1987-12-09
Height
5′ 6″/168cm
Reach
-
Age
-
Born
1967-12-10
Death
-
Nationality
United Kingdom

Armstrong was one of the few fighters to win in three or more different divisions: featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight. He defended his welterweight title a total of nineteen times.The Ring magazine named him Fighter of the Year in 1937, while the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) named him Fighter of the Year in 1940. In 2007, The Ring ranked Armstrong as the second-greatest fighter of the last 80 years. Bert Sugar also ranked Armstrong as the second-greatest fighter of all time. ESPN ranked Armstrong as number 3 on their list of the 50 greatest boxers of all time.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1994-10-24 Mike Deveney WWWWLW St.Andrew's Sporting Club, Glasgow LOST
Points
1994-09-29 Mike Deveney LWWWWL Park Hotel, Tynemouth LOST
Points
1993-04-26 Derek Amory LLLWLW New Century Hall, Manchester WIN
Points
1992-09-15 Dean Lynch LLLLLW Everton Park Sports Centre, Liverpool WIN
Technical knockout
1992-03-02 Jyrki Vierela WWWWW Helsinki DRAW
Points
1992-01-31 Steve Robinson LWDWWW Nia Centre, Manchester WIN
Points
1991-04-12 Ray Newby LWLLWL Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Manchester WIN
Points
1990-12-12 Colin Lynch WLLLLL European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Technical knockout
1990-04-19 Gary De Roux WLLLWW Sports Centre, Lord Street, Oldham LOST
KO
1990-03-14 Mark Holt WWWWWL European Sporting Club, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points
1989-11-13 Gary Maxwell LLLLWL Moat House Hotel, Stratford-upon-Avon WIN
Points
1989-10-16 Graham O'Malley LLLLLL Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester WIN
Points
1989-09-20 Gary De Roux WDWWLL European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points
1989-04-15 Keith Wallace LWWLLW City Hall, Salisbury LOST
KO
1989-03-01 Derek Amory WLWLLL European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points
1989-01-25 Nigel Senior LLWLLL European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points
1988-12-12 Les Walsh WLLLLL Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester LOST
1988-10-10 Jimmy Vincent LWWWWL Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester WIN
Points
1988-09-20 Jimmy Vincent WLWWWW European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points
1988-08-09 Dean Dickinson LLLLLL Fort Regent Complex, St Helier, Jersey LOST
Technical knockout
1988-05-16 Dean Dickinson LLLLLL Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester WIN
Points
1988-05-03 Paul Charters LLW European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points
1988-04-20 Dean Lynch LWWLWL European Sporting Club, Stoke-on-Trent LOST
Points
1988-03-29 Steve Bowles L European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Technical knockout
1987-12-09 Sean Hogg debut European SC, Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent WIN
Points