Joe Beckett boxer

Joe Beckett boxer
bouts
31
won
22
lost
9
draw
0
Status
inactive
Division
heavyweight
Debut
1912-06-10
Height
5′ 10½″/179cm
Reach
72″/183cm
Age
72
Born
1892-04-04
Death
1965-03-12
Nationality
United Kingdom

Joseph Beckett (4 April 1892 – 12 March 1965), also known by the nickname of "Joe", born in Wickham, Hampshire was an English professional light heavy/cruiser/heavyweight boxer of the 1910s and early 1920s, who won the National Sporting Club (NSC) (subsequently known as the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC)) British heavyweight title, and British Empire heavyweight title, and challenged for the NSC British Light heavyweight title, and European Boxing Union (EBU) heavyweight title.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1923-10-01 Georges Carpentier WLWWLW Olympia, Kensington LOST
KO
1923-05-14 Dick Smith LLDWWW Holland Park Rink, Kensington WIN
KO
1922-10-12 Frank Moran WWWWLL Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Technical knockout
1922-04-10 George Cook WWWL Holland Park Rink, Kensington WIN
1921-09-12 Boy McCormick WWWWWW Royal Opera House, Covent Garden WIN
Technical knockout
1920-12-10 Frank Moran WLWWWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington LOST
KO
1920-07-16 Tommy Burns LWWDWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
Corner retirement
1920-05-10 Bombardier Billy Wells LWWWWW Olympia, Kensington WIN
KO
1920-03-05 Dick Smith WLLWLL Royal Albert Hall, Kensington WIN
KO
1919-12-04 Georges Carpentier WWWWWW Holborn Stadium, Holborn LOST
KO
1919-09-02 Eddie McGoorty LWLWWW Olympia, Kensington WIN
KO
1919-06-17 Frank Goddard WWWWWW Olympia, Kensington WIN
KO
1919-02-27 Bombardier Billy Wells WWWWWW Holborn Stadium, Holborn WIN
KO
1919-01-01 Harry Reeve WWWWWW The Ring, Blackfriars Road, Southwark WIN
Technical knockout
1918-12-12 Bombardier Billy Wells WWWWWW Royal Albert Hall, Kensington LOST
Points
1918-10-14 Val Harris L Glasgow WIN
KO
1918-02-25 Dick Smith LLLWLL National Sporting Club, Covent Garden LOST
Points
1917-12-17 Frank Goddard LWWWW National Sporting Club, Covent Garden LOST
KO
1917-11-29 Sergeant Harry Curzon WWWLLW Liverpool Stadium, Pudsey Street, Liverpool WIN
Corner retirement
1917-06-18 Dan Flynn WWW National Sporting Club, Covent Garden WIN
Technical knockout
1917-01-15 Sergeant Harry Curzon WLLWWW Holborn Stadium, Holborn WIN
Points
1916-05-08 Gordon Sims DDWLLL Connaught Drill Hall, Portsmouth WIN
KO
1915-09-30 Gordon Sims WWDDWL Liverpool Stadium, Pudsey Street, Liverpool WIN
Points
1915-03-04 Pat O'Keeffe LWWWWW West London Stadium, Church Street, Edgware Road LOST
Corner retirement
1914-12-21 Harry Reeve WWWWWW The Ring, Blackfriars Road, Southwark LOST
Corner retirement
1914-08-28 Montana Dan Sullivan LWLWL Cosmopolitan Gymnasium, Plymouth WIN
Points
1914-04-20 Harry Smith WWLLWL National Sporting Club, Covent Garden WIN
KO
1914-01-24 Stoker Smith WWWLLL Premierland, Whitechapel WIN
KO
1913-01-07 Gunner List debut Rifle Depot, Winchester WIN
Points
1912-11-18 Packy Mahoney WWWWLW National Sporting Club, Covent Garden LOST
KO
1912-06-10 Jim Hearne WWWWLL National Sporting Club, Covent Garden WIN
Points