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Vic Toweel boxer

Vic Toweel image
Status inactive
Age 80
Division bantamweight
Height 5′ 5″/165cm
Reach 69″/175cm
Debut 1949-01-29
Born 1928-01-12
Death 2008-08-15
Nationality South Africa
Residence Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
bouts
32
won
28
lost
3
draw
1
bouts
32
won
28
lost
3
draw
1
Status inactive
Age 80
Division bantamweight
Height 5′ 5″/165cm
Reach 69″/175cm
Debut 1949-01-29
Born 1928-01-12
Death 2008-08-15
Nationality South Africa
Residence Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa

Victor "Vic" Anthony Toweel (12 January 1928 – 15 August 2008) was a South African boxer and former undisputed World bantamweight champion. He was the first South African to hold a world title.Victor Anthony Toweel was born on 12 January 1928 in Benoni, South Africa. He was the second eldest of six brothers and the son of Michael Joseph Toweel, who was of Lebanese descent.

Victor "Vic" Anthony Toweel (12 January 1928 – 15 August 2008) was a South African boxer and former undisputed World bantamweight champion. He was the first South African to hold a world title.Victor Anthony Toweel was born on 12 January 1928 in Benoni, South Africa. He was the second eldest of six brothers and the son of Michael Joseph Toweel, who was of Lebanese descent.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Nov. 6, 1954 Harry Walker DLWLLW Rand Stadium, Johannesburg WIN
Corner retirement
July 26, 1954 Carmelo Costa WWWWWW Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 12, 1953 Ronnie Clayton LLWLWW Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg WIN
Points
March 21, 1953 Jimmy Carruthers WWWWWW Rand Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

World Bantamweight

LOSS
KO
Nov. 15, 1952 Jimmy Carruthers WWWWWW Rand Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

LOSS
KO
Aug. 16, 1952 Georges Mousse LWLWLD Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

WIN
Points
July 19, 1952 Georges Mousse LLWLWL Raylton Sports Ground, Harare (Salisbury) Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
May 31, 1952 Theo Medina LWLDWL Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg WIN
Technical knockout
March 24, 1952 Tony Lombard WLLLDL Van Riebeeck Stadium, Cape Town South African Featherweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Jan. 26, 1952 Peter Keenan WWWWWD Rand Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

World Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 17, 1951 Luis Romero WWWLWW Rand Stadium, Johannesburg WIN
Points
Nov. 2, 1951 Georges Mousse LLLLLW Davies Stadium, Port Elizabeth WIN
Points
Sept. 1, 1951 Bobby Boland LWWWLL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg WIN
KO
June 30, 1951 Jim Kenny WDWWLL Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg WIN
Corner retirement
June 16, 1951 Fanie van Graan WDDWWW Olympia Ice Rink, Johannesburg WIN
KO
Dec. 2, 1950 Danny O'Sullivan WWLLWL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 3, 1950 Bunty Doran WWLLWL Beach Tennis Courts, Durban WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 21, 1950 Alvaro Nuvoloni WLLDLW Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg WIN
Points
May 31, 1950 Manuel Ortiz WLLWWW Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg World Bantamweight

WIN
Points
April 8, 1950 Fernando Gagnon WWDWWL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Dec. 17, 1949 Jackie Paterson WLLLWL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 12, 1949 Stan Rowan LWDDLL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg Commonwealth (British Empire) Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Sept. 30, 1949 Tony Lombard LLWWWL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg South African Featherweight

WIN
Points
Aug. 6, 1949 Tony Lombard WLLWWW Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg vacant South African Featherweight

WIN
Points
June 30, 1949 Plasie Fourie W Town Hall, Germiston vacant South African Featherweight

WIN
KO
June 27, 1949 Jackie Johnson LWLLLD Palladium Theatre, Springs vacant South African Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 8, 1949 Johnny Holt WLLLWL Beach Tennis Courts, Durban vacant South African Featherweight

WIN
Points
May 12, 1949 Jackie Johnson LLWLL Plaza Theatre, Johannesburg vacant South African Featherweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 26, 1949 Jimmy Webster LLLLLL Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg South African Bantamweight

WIN
DQ
March 10, 1949 Kalla Persson Town Hall, Germiston South African Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 26, 1949 Herbie Andre LLLWL City Hall, Johannesburg South African Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 29, 1949 Johannes Landman Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg South African Bantamweight

WIN
KO