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Johnny Roberts boxer

Johnny Roberts image
Status inactive
Division light heavyweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Debut 1924-11-28
Nationality USA
Residence Huntington, West Virginia, USA
bouts
80
won
49
lost
25
draw
6
bouts
80
won
49
lost
25
draw
6
Status inactive
Division light heavyweight
Height 5′ 10″/178cm
Debut 1924-11-28
Nationality USA
Residence Huntington, West Virginia, USA
Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Aug. 14, 1934 Jack Sheppard LDLLWL League Park, Huntington WIN
Points
Feb. 12, 1934 Al Cortez LLLLLD Huntington WIN
Points
Jan. 29, 1934 Bob Edwards DD Vanity Fair Arena, Huntington DRAW
Points
Aug. 21, 1933 Bill Keeling DLWWDL Carolina Arena, Asheville WIN
KO
July 31, 1933 Corn Griffin WWLDWW Charlotte LOSS
Technical knockout
June 27, 1933 Rosy Rosales LDLLLL League Park, Huntington LOSS
Technical knockout
May 8, 1933 Nick Popicg LLWDWL Armory Arena, Charleston USA West Virginia State Light Heavyweight

DRAW
Points
Dec. 23, 1932 Frank Goosby WWWWWW Northside Arena, Pittsburgh LOSS
KO
Dec. 2, 1932 Jim McVey LWWLLW Northside Arena, Pittsburgh WIN
Points
Nov. 3, 1932 Buddy McArthur WLWWLL Fairmont LOSS
Points
Oct. 24, 1932 Frankie Palmo DWWWLL Greystone Ballroom, Portsmouth DRAW
Points
Oct. 21, 1932 Jimmy Sullivan LLLLLL Armory, Charlotte WIN
KO
Oct. 10, 1932 Chuck Burns LLLWLD Armory Arena, Charleston LOSS
Split-decision
Oct. 5, 1932 Buddy McArthur WWLWWL Huntington USA West Virginia State Light Heavyweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 4, 1932 Nick Popicg LDDWLL Shamrock Bowl, Huntington WIN
Points
May 23, 1932 KO Christner LWWLWL Huntington DRAW
Points
April 18, 1932 Jack Kearns WDLWLW Vanity Fair Arena, Huntington WIN
KO
March 22, 1932 Clyde Chastain LWDLLW Legion Arena, West Palm Beach LOSS
Corner retirement
March 1, 1932 Willie Oster DLDLL Legion Arena, West Palm Beach LOSS
Points
Feb. 16, 1932 Ray Tramblie WWWWWW Legion Arena, West Palm Beach WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 5, 1932 Muggs Kerr LWLWWW Legion Arena, West Palm Beach WIN
Points
Dec. 15, 1931 Gordon Fortenberry WWWWWW Legion Arena, West Palm Beach LOSS
Points
Dec. 8, 1931 Lonnie Bowden WWWWWW Vanity Fair Arena, Huntington West Virginia State Middleweight

DRAW
Points
Oct. 21, 1931 Gorilla Jones WWWLWW Armory, Akron LOSS
KO
Aug. 24, 1931 Charley Arthurs LWLLW WIN
Points
Aug. 17, 1931 Tommy Rios LWLLLL Shamrock Bowl, Huntington LOSS
Points
July 27, 1931 Leo Genet LLLLLL League Park, Huntington WIN
Technical knockout
June 11, 1931 Russ Rowsey LDWLWL League Park, Huntington LOSS
Points
May 30, 1931 Joe Anderson WLWWLW Beechwood Stadium, Ironton LOSS
Points
March 20, 1931 Yale Okun DWWLLL Armory Arena, Charleston LOSS
NWS
Feb. 10, 1931 Billy Jones WWLWWW Armory, Reading LOSS
Points
Jan. 30, 1931 Red Delp LWLWL Oasis, Portsmouth WIN
KO
Jan. 20, 1931 John Zawackie WLLWLW Armory, Reading WIN
Points
Dec. 15, 1930 Jake Denning WWWWWL Charlotte WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 28, 1930 Jack McKenna DLDLLL Halifax WIN
Points
Sept. 29, 1930 Buster Newberry WWWLWW Beckley West Virginia State Welterweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 10, 1930 Lonnie Bowden LLWWDD Beechwood Stadium, Ironton WIN
KO
Aug. 12, 1930 Joe Hartnett WLWWLL Halifax WIN
KO
July 2, 1930 Tiger Thomas WWLLLW Open Air Arena, Leiperville LOSS
Points
May 22, 1930 Frankie Palmo DWWWWW Vanity Fair Arena, Huntington LOSS
NWS
May 12, 1930 Benny Burns WLDLLD Beechwood Stadium, Ironton WIN
Technical knockout
April 16, 1930 Young Ketchell LLWWLL Armory, Chester LOSS
Unanimous decision
April 11, 1930 Benny Burns LLWLDL Baesman Hall, Portsmouth WIN
Technical knockout
April 3, 1930 Nick Bass WWWWWL Armory, Chester WIN
KO
March 20, 1930 Johnny Peppe LDLWLW Armory, Chester WIN
Points
March 14, 1930 Mike Owens LDLLLL Elks Club Arena, Ironton WIN
KO
Feb. 28, 1930 Haakon Hansen LWWDLW Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Points
Feb. 4, 1930 Gene Moretti WWWWLD Armory, Reading WIN
Points
Jan. 30, 1930 Eddie Dempsey WLLLLW Armory, Chester WIN
KO
Jan. 16, 1930 Alf Ros WWLLLL Armory, Chester WIN
Points
Nov. 29, 1929 Walter Majeske WWLWDL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Points
Nov. 15, 1929 Jimmy Moore LDLWWL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Points
Sept. 30, 1929 Jack Britton WWLLLD Baesman Hall, Portsmouth WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 23, 1929 Whitey Mellinor WLWLLL Asheville WIN
KO
Sept. 18, 1929 Billy Light WLWWLL Chesapeake WIN
NWS
Sept. 2, 1929 Roy (Nig) Blair WWWWWW Beechwood Stadium, Ironton WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 7, 1929 Jimmy Regan Sheppard's Arena, Chesapeake WIN
KO
July 31, 1929 Jimmy Perdue LWWWWW Guyendotte USA West Virginia State Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 8, 1929 Frankie Palmo WDLWWL Chesapeake USA West Virginia State Welterweight

WIN
KO
July 2, 1929 Johnny Crealy Chesapeake USA West Virginia State Welterweight

WIN
KO
June 20, 1929 Alex Simms LWWLWW Greenwood USA West Virginia State Welterweight

LOSS
Points
Jan. 14, 1929 Joe Dundee WLWDW Baesman Hall, Portsmouth USA West Virginia State Welterweight

LOSS
Points
Dec. 10, 1928 Ray Hahn LWDWDL Charlotte USA West Virginia State Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 4, 1928 Billy Light WWLWWW Hippodrome, Chicago LOSS
Technical knockout
Sept. 17, 1928 Joe Dundee WWWWL Auditorium, Charlotte LOSS
Points
July 16, 1928 Billy Alger WLDLDL Charlotte WIN
Points
July 10, 1928 Alex Hart WWWLDW Charlotte DRAW
Points
June 7, 1928 Tony LaRosa LWDDLD Catlettsburg WIN
NWS
May 21, 1928 Bobby Grant WLLDWD Catlettsburg WIN
DQ
April 25, 1928 Bobby Bridges LLDLLL Huntington WIN
KO
April 18, 1928 Farmer Joe Cooper LWDWWW Auditorium, Charlotte LOSS
Points
April 9, 1928 Frankie Palmo WWDWLD Baesman Hall, Portsmouth LOSS
Points
March 26, 1928 Paul Delaney LWWLDD Baesman Hall, Portsmouth WIN
KO
Feb. 23, 1928 Billy Strickler WWWWDL Charlotte WIN
Points
Feb. 6, 1928 Ted Goodrich LWWWWW Charlotte WIN
KO
Jan. 9, 1928 Dave Eddleman LDWWLD Charlotte WIN
KO
Sept. 26, 1927 Al Wolgast WDLDWW Catlettsburg WIN
NWS
July 19, 1927 Don Boyer WWLWWL Huntington WIN
NWS
July 14, 1927 Tony LaRosa DWWWWL Outdoor Arena, Fort Thomas LOSS
NWS
June 27, 1927 Farmer Joe Cooper WLWWWW Redland Field, Cincinnati LOSS
NWS
June 9, 1927 Don Boyer DWWWLW Outdoor Arena, Fort Thomas LOSS
KO
April 25, 1927 Sailor Friedman LWLLL Heuck's Opera House, Cincinnati LOSS
NWS
April 4, 1927 Tony Burns LLLDLL Heuck's Opera House, Cincinnati WIN
KO
March 7, 1927 Alex Simms LWLWWW Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati WIN
NWS
Nov. 19, 1926 Benny Burns WWDWDD Canton Auditorium, Canton WIN
NWS
Nov. 16, 1926 Jimmy Trannett LLDWWL Rayen-Wood Auditorium, Youngstown WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 2, 1926 George Harris LWWLLL Idora Park, Youngstown WIN
NWS
Aug. 17, 1926 George Harris WWLWWL Idora Park, Youngstown WIN
NWS
Aug. 2, 1926 George Meenahan DWWLLL Idora Park, Youngstown WIN
NWS
July 15, 1926 Eddie Hawkins WDDWWW Outdoor Arena, Fort Thomas LOSS
NWS
May 10, 1926 George Meenahan LDDWWL Marietta WIN
NWS
March 15, 1926 Frankie Susnell WLLLWW Baesman Hall, Portsmouth WIN
Points
Feb. 15, 1926 Jackie Mellman WLWLWL Columbus LOSS
Points
Jan. 11, 1926 Phil O'Dowd DWLLLW Marietta LOSS
NWS
Dec. 16, 1925 Bobby Grant WWD Huntington LOSS
NWS
Sept. 17, 1925 Mutt Griffin WWDLWD Biscayne Stadium, Miami WIN
NWS
Sept. 7, 1925 Red Wise DDWWWD Ashland DRAW
NWS
Feb. 12, 1925 Charlie Wells DL Ashland WIN
NWS
Jan. 26, 1925 Red Wise DDWWWW Distel Hall, Portsmouth LOSS
Points
Jan. 1, 1925 Jack Wolfe DWWLWL Palace A.C., Huntington WIN
NWS
Dec. 15, 1924 Johnnie Lucas Distel Hall, Portsmouth LOSS
Points
Nov. 28, 1924 Kid Hickman WWLL Huntington LOSS
NWS