Lloyd Marshall

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Lloyd Marshall (June 4, 1914 - August 4, 1997) was a light heavyweight boxer who was inducted posthumously into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on June 2010.

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Pro career

Marshall began his boxing career at the age of 17 and turned pro in 1936. In 1943 Marshall fought for the "Duration" Light Heavyweight Title against Jimmy Bivins. During the bout, Bivins was knocked down in the 7th for a 2-count, and then Marshall was down for nine in the 9th, and at the bell in the 12th. Marshall was then counted out in the 13th to lose the bout. In 1944 he captured the Vacant "Duration" World Light Heavyweight Title with a victory over Nate Bolden. Due to the fact that he fought at his peak during World War II, Marshall never fought for an officially recognized world title. [1] He retired in 1951 after KO losses to Bobo Olson and then Harry Matthews.

He fought 4 fights against other black murder's row fighters: all within the 2 year period of September 1942- September 1944.

Honors


*Denotes Hall of Famer


Marshall was inducted to World Boxing Hall of Fame in 1996. He was posthumously inducted to the International Boxing Hall of Fame in June 2010.

Professional boxing record

Professional record summary
99 fights70 wins25 losses
By knockout3611
By decision3413
By disqualification01
Draws4
No.ResultRecordOpponentTypeRoundDateLocationNotes
99Loss70–25–4 Flag of the United States.svg Harry Matthews KO5 (10)Jul 27, 1951 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Ice Arena, Seattle, Washington, U.S.
98Loss70–24–4 Flag of Hawaii.svg Bobo Olson KO5 (10)May 8, 1951 Flag of Hawaii.svg Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii
97Loss70–23–4 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Don Cockell KO1 (10)Feb 27, 1951 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, England
96Win70–22–4 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Tommy Farr PTS10Dec 4, 1950 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Market Hall, Carmarthen, Wales
95Loss69–22–4 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Don Cockell DQ7 (10)Nov 14, 1950 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Earls Court Arena, Kensington, London, England
94Draw69–21–4 Flag of Germany.svg Hans StreleckiPTS6Oct 15, 1950 Flag of Germany.svg Rote Erde Stadion, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, West Germany
93Win69–21–3 Flag of Germany.svg Heinz SachsPTS6Oct 8, 1950 Flag of Germany.svg Waldbuehne, Westend, Berlin, West Germany
92Loss68–21–3 Flag of Germany.svg Willi HoepnerPTS8Sep 6, 1950 Flag of Germany.svg Planten un Blomen, Hamburg, West Germany
91Win68–20–3 Flag of Germany.svg Dietrich HucksTKO7 (10)Jul 2, 1950 Flag of Germany.svg Waldbuehne, Westend, West Berlin, West Germany
90Loss67–20–3 Flag of Germany.svg Conny RuxTKO3 (10)May 14, 1950 Flag of Germany.svg Waldbuehne, Westend, West Berlin, West Germany
89Win67–19–3 Flag of the United States.svg Babe EdwardsTKO6 (10)Feb 28, 1950 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Jose, California, U.S.
88Win66–19–3 Flag of the United States.svg Frankie DanielsKO8 (10)Feb 15, 1950 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
87Loss65–19–3 Flag of the United States.svg Irish Bob Murphy TKO4 (10)Nov 8, 1949 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
86Win65–18–3 Flag of the United States.svg Watson JonesKO3 (10)Oct 24, 1949 Flag of the United States.svg Sports Center, Tucson, Arizona, U.S.
85Win64–18–3 Flag of the United States.svg John L. SullivanTKO6 (10)Sep 20, 1949 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, U.S.
84Win63–18–3 Flag of the United States.svg Bob DunlapPTS10Aug 5, 1949 Flag of the United States.svg National Hall, San Francisco, California, U.S.
83Loss62–18–3 Flag of the United States.svg Grant ButcherUD10Jun 30, 1949 Flag of the United States.svg Edmonds Field, Sacramento, California, U.S.
82Loss62–17–3 Flag of the United States.svg Roy TaylorMD10Feb 8, 1949 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
81Win62–16–3 Flag of Mexico (1934-1968).svg Ernie RiosTKO3 (10)Jun 15, 1948 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
80Win61–16–3 Flag of the United States.svg George MillichUD10May 18, 1948 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
79Loss60–16–3 Flag of the United States.svg Ezzard Charles KO2 (10)Sep 29, 1947 Flag of the United States.svg Crosley Field, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
78Win60–15–3 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Freddie Mills KO5 (10)Jun 3, 1947 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Harringay Arena, Harringay, London, England
77Win59–15–3 Flag of the United States.svg George HenryPTS10Dec 17, 1946 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
76Loss58–15–3 Flag of the United States.svg Ezzard Charles KO6 (10)Jul 29, 1946 Flag of the United States.svg Crosley Field, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
75Loss58–14–3 Flag of the United States.svg Oakland Billy SmithKO9 (15)Mar 20, 1946 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Oakland, California, U.S.For USA California State light heavyweight title
74Win58–13–3 Flag of the United States.svg Bobby ZanderTKO5 (10)Dec 17, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
73Win57–13–3 Flag of the United States.svg Nate BoldenPTS12Nov 12, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
72Win56–13–3 Flag of the United States.svg Fitzie FitzpatrickKO5 (10)Sep 24, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
71Loss55–13–3 Flag of the United States.svg Archie Moore TKO10 (10)Jun 26, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
70Loss55–12–3 Flag of the United States.svg Archie Moore UD10May 21, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
69Win55–11–3 Flag of the United States.svg Willie BarrowUD8Apr 16, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, U.S.
68Win54–11–3 Flag of the United States.svg Teddy RandolphUD10Mar 19, 1945 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
67Win53–11–3 Flag of the United States.svg Joe CarterSD10Oct 18, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
66Win52–11–3 Flag of the United States.svg Jack Chase UD10Sep 30, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Gilmore Stadium, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
65Win51–11–3 Flag of the United States.svg Joey Maxim UD10Jul 27, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
64Loss50–11–3 Flag of the United States.svg Holman Williams MD10Jul 11, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Griffith Stadium, Washington, D.C., U.S.
63Win50–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Holman Williams PTS10Jun 7, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Oakland, California, U.S.
62Win49–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Joe KahutPTS10May 26, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, U.S.
61Win48–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Joe ReddickPTS10May 19, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
60Win47–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Jake LaMotta UD10Apr 21, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
59Win46–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Joe CarterSD12Mar 6, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
58Win45–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Bob GarnerKO1 (10)Feb 16, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
57Win44–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Nate BoldenUD10Jan 18, 1944 Flag of the United States.svg Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.Won vacant duration light heavyweight title
56Loss43–10–3 Flag of the United States.svg Jack Chase UD15Dec 13, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.For USA California State middleweight title
55Win43–9–3 Flag of the United States.svg Bobby BergerTKO4 (10)Dec 3, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg L Street Arena, Sacramento, California, U.S.
54Draw42–9–3 Flag of the United States.svg Jack Chase PTS15Nov 8, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.For USA California State middleweight title
53Loss42–9–2 Flag of the United States.svg Holman Williams PTS10Sep 3, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
52Win42–8–2 Flag of the United States.svg Bill McDowellTKO6 (10)Aug 19, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Armory, Akron, Ohio, U.S.
51Win41–8–2 Flag of the United States.svg Curtis Sheppard PTS10Jul 21, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
50Loss40–8–2 Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy Bivins KO13 (15)Jun 8, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.For duration light heavyweight title
49Win40–7–2 Flag of Greece.svg Anton Christoforidis UD10Apr 21, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
48Win39–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Ezzard Charles TKO8 (10)Mar 31, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
47Win38–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Harvey MasseyKO8 (10)Mar 12, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, San Diego, California, U.S.
46Win37–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Costello CruzKO2 (10)Feb 12, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, U.S.
45Win36–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Harvey MasseyPTS10Jan 21, 1943 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, Stockton, California, U.S.
44Win35–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Charley Burley SD10Dec 11, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, U.S.
43Win34–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Harvey MasseyKO10 (10)Oct 15, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
42Loss33–7–2 Flag of the United States.svg Eddie Booker PTS10Sep 28, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
41Win33–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Al GilbertKO5 (10)Jul 6, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
40Win32–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Newsboy MillichKO3 (10)Jun 19, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
39Win31–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Newsboy MillichTKO7 (10)May 1, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
38Win30–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Johnny RomeroPTS10Mar 27, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum, San Diego, California, U.S.
37Win29–6–2 Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg Ernest Peirce PTS10Feb 27, 1942 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
36Win28–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Billy PryorKO4 (10)Dec 10, 1941 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
35Win27–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Shorty Hogue PTS10Jun 9, 1941 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
34Win26–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Ralph DeJohnKO6 (10)Apr 28, 1941 Flag of the United States.svg Coliseum Bowl, San Francisco, California, U.S.
33Win25–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Jimmy CasinoTKO8 (10)Apr 3, 1941 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
32Loss24–6–2 Flag of the United States.svg Shorty Hogue PTS10Feb 7, 1941 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
31Loss24–5–2 Flag of the United States.svg Teddy Yarosz PTS10Oct 21, 1940 Flag of the United States.svg Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
30Win24–4–2 Flag of the United States.svg Tony CiscoPTS12Jun 13, 1940 Flag of the United States.svg Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, U.S.
29Draw23–4–2 Flag of the United States.svg Tony CiscoPTS10May 21, 1940 Flag of the United States.svg Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
28Win23–4–1 Flag of the United States.svg George GanoTKO2 (10)May 3, 1940 Flag of the United States.svg Butler Street Sports Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
27Win22–4–1 Flag of the United States.svg Tiger Red LewisKO3 (10)Mar 29, 1940 Flag of the United States.svg Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
26Win21–4–1 Canadian Red Ensign (1921-1957).svg Lou Brouillard UD10Dec 6, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Oakland, California, U.S.
25Win20–4–1 Flag of the United States.svg Teddy Yarosz PTS10Sep 29, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
24Win19–4–1 Flag of the United States.svg Harold DettmanTKO8 (10)Jun 23, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
23Win18–4–1 Flag of the United States.svg Jack HibbardTKO3 (10)May 19, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Olympic Arena, Reno, Nevada, U.S.
22Win17–4–1 Flag of the United States.svg Eddie Babe Risko KO5 (10)Mar 17, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
21Loss16–4–1 Flag of the Philippines.svg Ceferino Garcia TKO5 (10)Mar 17, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
20Loss16–3–1 Flag of the Philippines.svg Ceferino Garcia PTS10Feb 22, 1939 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
19Win16–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Johnny ErjavecKO5 (10)Dec 14, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
18Win15–2–1 Flag of Fiji.svg Ben ValentinePTS6Nov 18, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, U.S.
17Win14–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Ken Overlin PTS10Sep 1, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
16Win13–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Johnny RomeroPTS10Jul 21, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
15Win12–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Charley CoatesPTS10Jun 16, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
14Win11–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Johnny RossiKO3 (10)Jun 1, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
13Win10–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Angelo PuglisiKO4 (10)Mar 4, 1938 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
12Loss9–2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Johnny RomeroPTS10Dec 17, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
11Draw9–1–1 Flag of the United States.svg Swede BerglundPTS10Nov 12, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
10Win9–1 Flag of the United States.svg Al LaBoaTKO8 (10)Oct 27, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Auditorium, Oakland, California, U.S.
9Win8–1 Flag of the United States.svg Joe SmallwoodTKO7 (10)Aug 27, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
8Win7–1 Flag of the United States.svg Pietro GeorgiKO2 (10)Jul 30, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
7Win6–1 Flag of the United States.svg Freddie GrahamKO2 (6)Jun 11, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
6Win5–1 Flag of the United States.svg Pietro GeorgiPTS6Jan 29, 1937 Flag of the United States.svg L Street Arena, Sacramento, California, U.S.
5Win4–1 Flag of the United States.svg Gunner FroinesKO2 (4)Dec 18, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento, California, U.S.
4Win3–1 Flag of the United States.svg Leonard BennettPTS6Nov 27, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg L Street Arena, Sacramento, California, U.S.
3Win2–1 Flag of the United States.svg Billy AzevedoTKO2 (4)Nov 6, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg L Street Arena, Sacramento, California, U.S.
2Win1–1 Flag of the United States.svg Joe RicciottiPTS6Oct 9, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.
1Loss0–1 Flag of the United States.svg Al LaBoaPTS6Sep 11, 1936 Flag of the United States.svg Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, U.S.

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References

  1. "Cyber Boxing Zone -- Lloyd Marshall".