Stanley Poreda boxer

Stanley Poreda boxer
bouts
40
won
30
lost
9
draw
1
Status
inactive
Division
heavyweight
Debut
1929-04-11
Height
6′ 1½″/187cm
Reach
80″/203cm
Age
74
Born
1909-01-30
Death
1983-11-30
Nationality
USA

Born on January 30, 1909, in Jersey City, New Jersey, Poreda was managed by Bill Reppenhagen, and trained by Joe Jennette. He was known alternately as the Jersey City Pole or the Polish Giant. He achieved 24 wins, with 11 knockouts and ten losses. Standing at 6'2", and weighing 210 pounds, he was considered the top contender for heavyweight champion in 1932. He fought and sparred with many great heavyweights of the 1930s including Joe Louis, Primo Carnera, Max Baer, Max Schmeling, Tommy Loughran and Ernie Schaaf.He retired from fighting in 1935 and became a Jersey City police officer and is a member of the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1935-09-04 Charley Stewart Hazel Park WIN
KO
1935-02-26 Charley Retzlaff WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
Technical knockout
1934-11-14 Joe Louis WWWWWW Arcadia Gardens, Chicago LOST
KO
1934-08-14 Steve Dudas WWWWWW Oakland Outdoor Arena, Jersey City LOST
Technical knockout
1933-11-21 Walter Neusel DWLWWW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn LOST
KO
1933-06-06 Les Kennedy LWDLWL Dreamland Park, Newark LOST
Technical knockout
1933-03-27 Tom Heeney DLWDLL St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1933-01-06 Ernie Schaaf WWWLLW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Technical knockout
1932-10-17 Tommy Loughran WWLLLW Arena, Philadelphia WIN
Unanimous decision
1932-08-16 Primo Carnera WWLWWW Dreamland Park, Newark WIN
Points
1932-06-24 Ernie Schaaf WWWWWW Stadium, West New York WIN
Points
1932-06-06 Ted Sandwina LWLLL Jersey City WIN
Points
1932-05-16 Pietro Corri DLLLL Jersey City WIN
Points
1932-03-04 Jimmy Flinker LWWWDW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
Technical knockout
1932-01-15 Salvatore Ruggirello WLLLLW Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
KO
1931-12-18 Hans Schoenrath LWLDDL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1931-12-04 Marty Gallagher WWWLLW Jersey City WIN
Points
1931-11-27 Ralph Ficucello WWWLLW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1931-08-27 Babe Hunt WLWLW Arena, Boston WIN
Points
1931-08-15 Pat McCarthy WWLLLL WIN
KO
1931-06-17 Emmett Rocco WLLLWL Elysium, Cleveland WIN
Technical knockout
1931-06-02 George Hoffman LLLLWW Jersey City WIN
KO
1931-03-30 Johnny Risko LLWLLL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Split-decision
1931-03-13 Frank Cawley WWWDDW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Points
1931-03-02 Herman Heller LLDLWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
1931-02-06 Walter Cobb LWWWLW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
1931-01-16 Tony Starr LWLWWL Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
KO
1930-12-16 Ted Sandwina DLLDLL St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
1930-11-18 Al Friedman WDLLLW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
1930-09-29 Jack Renault DWLLWW Oakland Arena, Jersey City LOST
1930-08-25 Vinko Jakasa LWWLLW Hoboken Ave. Outdoor Arena, Jersey City WIN
Points
1930-06-12 Raul Bianchi WWWWWW Yankee Stadium, Bronx WIN
Points
1930-04-07 Quintin Romero Rojas LLLDLL WIN
KO
1930-03-17 Johnny Marto L Newark Ave. Garage, Jersey City WIN
KO
1930-02-24 Jack Livingston WWWWW WIN
Points
1930-02-10 Sonny Mays WWW Jersey City WIN
KO
1930-01-27 Teddy Jackson WLWLWD WIN
Points
1930-01-12 John Corsi WIN
Points
1929-10-19 Ralph Ficucello WWWW Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn LOST
Points
1929-09-12 Raul Bianchi Madison Square Garden, New York LOST
Points
1929-04-11 Charlie Wepner WWLLLD Moose Hall, Grantwood DRAW
Points