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Johnny Nelson boxer

Johnny Nelson image
Status inactive
Division light heavyweight
Debut 1933-08-07
Nationality USA
Residence Syracuse, New York, USA
bouts
35
won
17
lost
13
draw
5
bouts
35
won
17
lost
13
draw
5
Status inactive
Division light heavyweight
Debut 1933-08-07
Nationality USA
Residence Syracuse, New York, USA

Ivanson Ranny "Johnny" Nelson (born 4 January 1967) is a British former professional boxer who competed from 1986 to 2005. He is currently the longest reigning cruiserweight world champion of all time, having held the WBO title from 1999 to 2005, making thirteen successful defences, a record shared with Marco Huck. Nelson also held the British cruiserweight title twice between 1989 and 1997, and the European cruiserweight title twice between 1990 and 1998.

Ivanson Ranny "Johnny" Nelson (born 4 January 1967) is a British former professional boxer who competed from 1986 to 2005. He is currently the longest reigning cruiserweight world champion of all time, having held the WBO title from 1999 to 2005, making thirteen successful defences, a record shared with Marco Huck. Nelson also held the British cruiserweight title twice between 1989 and 1997, and the European cruiserweight title twice between 1990 and 1998.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
May 22, 1942 Junior Munsell LWLWWW Coliseum, San Diego LOSS
KO
Jan. 25, 1940 Jock McOmber WWWLWW Greenwich Coliseum, Tacoma LOSS
Points
Dec. 1, 1939 Charlie Murray LWDWLW Coliseum, San Diego WIN
Points
Sept. 1, 1939 Harry White Coliseum, San Diego WIN
Points
July 26, 1939 Lorenzo Pedro WLDWL Auditorium, Oakland WIN
Points
Dec. 19, 1938 Johnny Paychek WWWWWW Coliseum, Des Moines LOSS
Technical knockout
Nov. 25, 1938 Carl Vinciquerra WWWLWW White City Arena, Chicago LOSS
KO
Feb. 11, 1938 Lorenzo Pedro WLWLLL Coliseum, San Diego USA California State Light Heavyweight

LOSS
KO
June 21, 1937 Sonny Boy Walker WWLDWW Civic Auditorium, San Francisco USA California State Light Heavyweight

LOSS
KO
April 28, 1937 Andre Lenglet WWWWWL Auditorium, Oakland DRAW
Points
March 12, 1937 Charley Belanger LLLWLD Coliseum, San Diego LOSS
Points
March 5, 1937 Swede Berglund WWLLWW Coliseum, San Diego LOSS
NWS
Feb. 12, 1937 Charley Coates LLWWLL Coliseum, San Diego USA California State Light Heavyweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 30, 1937 Al Bray WLWLWW Coliseum, San Diego WIN
Points
Dec. 18, 1936 Poison Smith WWW Coliseum, San Diego WIN
KO
Dec. 4, 1936 Ben McCoy WWWDLL Coliseum, San Diego WIN
Points
March 30, 1936 George Nichols WDDWWW Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo LOSS
Points
March 2, 1936 Buddy McArthur LLLWWL Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo WIN
Points
Feb. 24, 1936 Mitz Minikel LLLLWW Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo WIN
KO
Feb. 17, 1936 George Cerosky LWLLLL Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 3, 1936 Charley Belanger WWLDWW Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo LOSS
Points
Feb. 1, 1936 George Nichols DWWWWD DRAW
Points
Jan. 13, 1936 Johnny Freeman WWLWLL Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 15, 1935 Joe Dorio Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 7, 1935 Tony Celli LWWWWW Auditorium, Bennington WIN
Points
Jan. 14, 1935 Maxie Rosenbloom WDLWWW Arena, Syracuse LOSS
Points
Oct. 1, 1934 Eddie Karolak LWWDLL Arena, Syracuse LOSS
Points
Sept. 10, 1934 Eddie Karolak WLLWWD Arena, Syracuse WIN
Points
Aug. 9, 1934 Danny Ladner LLDWLL Johnson Field, Johnson City WIN
Technical knockout
April 3, 1934 Izzy Singer LLWWLW Convention Hall, Utica DRAW
Points
Dec. 11, 1933 Benny Odell WDLLWL Arena, Syracuse DRAW
Points
Nov. 24, 1933 Benny Odell WWDLLW Arena, Syracuse WIN
Points
Nov. 10, 1933 Charley Horn LLWWDW Arena, Syracuse LOSS
Points
Oct. 23, 1933 Harry Fuller LLWWLW Garden St. Arena, Auburn DRAW
Points
Sept. 5, 1933 Lou Scozza DWWWLL Arena, Syracuse LOSS
Points
Aug. 7, 1933 George Courtney LDWLLD Arena, Syracuse WIN
KO