O'Neill Bell boxer

O'Neill Bell boxer
bouts
39
won
21
lost
13
draw
5
Status
inactive
Division
middleweight
Debut
1942-04-27
Height
-
Reach
-
Age
-
Born
1923-00-00
Death
-
Nationality
USA

Bell lost his second fight against an Algerian amateur star (M.Benguesima) but kept winning for years after that.He defeated former IBF champion Arthur Williams twice by KO and climbed the rankings.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1949-04-18 Jake LaMotta WWWWLW Olympia Stadium, Detroit LOST
Technical knockout
1948-12-15 Joey DeJohn WWWWWW State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse LOST
Technical knockout
1948-11-24 Jerome Frazier WLWWWW Auditorium, Milwaukee LOST
KO
1948-06-30 Charley Zivic WWDLWW Zivic Arena, Millvale DRAW
Points
1948-05-26 George Costner WWWWWW Auditorium, Oakland LOST
Majority decision
1948-04-13 Allen Faulkner WLWWWW Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo LOST
Majority decision
1948-03-19 Billy Brown WLWWLL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Points
1948-02-06 Tommy Yarosz WWWWWW Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Split-decision
1947-11-28 Holman Williams LDWLLL Olympia Stadium, Detroit LOST
Split-decision
1947-11-14 Cecil Hudson WWLWWL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Unanimous decision
1947-10-24 Danny Williams WLWWWL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Majority decision
1947-08-05 Dave Sands WLWWW Sydney Stadium, Sydney LOST
KO
1947-05-19 Alex Buxton WWWDWW Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
Points
1947-04-21 Len Young Dittmar WWDWWW Sydney Stadium, Sydney WIN
Technical knockout
1947-03-03 Tommy Burns LWWDLW Sydney Stadium, Sydney LOST
Technical knockout
1947-01-10 Cocoa Kid LWWLWL Rainbo Arena, Chicago DRAW
Points
1946-10-25 Jake LaMotta WWWDWW Olympia Stadium, Detroit LOST
KO
1946-09-27 Vinnie Rossano LLLWWL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Technical knockout
1946-08-26 Cecil Hudson WWWWWW Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Majority decision
1946-07-12 Ray Brown WWWWWW Civic Auditorium, San Francisco LOST
KO
1946-04-29 Dave Clark WDDWLL Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati WIN
Points
1946-02-15 Sugar Ray Robinson WWWWWW Olympia Stadium, Detroit LOST
KO
1946-02-01 Fritzie Zivic WLLLLL Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Unanimous decision
1945-12-28 California Jackie Wilson WLLWLW Olympia Stadium, Detroit WIN
Split-decision
1945-11-23 George Costner WWWWWW Chicago Stadium, Chicago WIN
KO
1945-11-05 Benny Droll WDWWLW Marigold Gardens, Chicago WIN
KO
1945-10-22 Billy Parsons DWLLLW Marigold Gardens, Chicago DRAW
Points
1945-08-07 Johnny Eaton LWWWWL Arcadia Gardens, Detroit WIN
Points
1945-05-14 Billy Goodman W Convention Hall, Philadelphia WIN
Points
1945-03-26 Jimmy Sherrer DWLWWL Chicago Stadium, Chicago LOST
KO
1945-03-12 Robert Fowler WDLWLL Marigold Gardens, Chicago LOST
Points
1945-01-19 Pete DeRuzza DWLWLD Chicago Stadium, Chicago WIN
Points
1945-01-12 Al Jolson LLLDLW Coliseum, Chicago DRAW
Points
1944-12-11 Johnny Eaton LWWDWW Arcadia Gardens, Detroit WIN
Points
1944-11-24 Charley Parham WLWWWD Chicago Stadium, Chicago WIN
Points
1944-10-18 Bobby Giles WDWWWL Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo DRAW
Points
1942-11-30 Tommy Bell LWLLD Arena Gardens, Detroit WIN
Points
1942-06-30 Frankie Petroff WWL Arena Gardens, Detroit WIN
KO
1942-04-27 Johnny Dudley DLWWLW Arena Gardens, Detroit WIN
Points