63.United States National Championships

Boston Garden, Boston

April 13-15, 1953

results incomplete


Preliminaries

1953-04-13 51kg Nicholas Lopez Manny Saunders PTS
1953-04-13 51kg Robert Singleton Joe Demers PTS
1953-04-13 51kg Jackie Spurgeon Jesse Herrara WO.
1953-04-13 51kg Bernard Dean Laver Mackmer PTS
1953-04-13 51kg Ahmed Shah Augie Angeles PTS
1953-04-13 51kg Michinori Okuda Mike Lucas PTS
1953-04-13 54kg Ernest DeJesus George Davis PTS
1953-04-13 54kg John Lennon Eli Scott PTS
1953-04-13 54kg Thomas Nethercott John Joiner PTS
1953-04-13 54kg Pete Armstrong Donat Theroux PTS
1953-04-13 57kg Donald Johnson Fred Fuller PTS
1953-04-13 57kg Harry Smith Gleason Leeper PTS
1953-04-13 57kg Art Guglielmelli Jack Puscas KO 3
1953-04-13 57kg Virgil Hutchinson John Cucinelli PTS
1953-04-13 60kg Raymond Riojas Ted Wright PTS
1953-04-13 60kg Robert Shell Mickie Roasti PTS
1953-04-13 60kg John Palmer Paul Nakahodo PTS
1953-04-13 60kg Frank Smith Carlos Leone PTS
1953-04-13 60kg Dean Swan Jimmy Skeen KO 2
1953-04-13 60kg Gurney Smith John Wills PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg William Morton Joe Pomo PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg Mickey Crawford Cleveland Cherry PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg Manuel Burgo Abraham Pringle PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg Juan Alvarez Stan Harrington PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg Herb Mickles Roland Daire KO 1
1953-04-13 63,5kg Norman Johnson Tom Elder PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg Ronnie Ralls Henry Smith PTS
1953-04-13 63,5kg Tom Davis Sam La Cross PTS
1953-04-13 67kg Fred Terry Morris Moss KO 3
1953-04-13 67kg Clyde Wagner Martin Cambra PTS
1953-04-13 67kg James MacDonald Henry White PTS
1953-04-13 67kg Charlie Drew T.W.Wilson PTS
1953-04-13 67kg Joseph Bethea Vincent Salvati PTS
1953-04-13 67kg Ellwood Thornton Meyers Dunn PTS
1953-04-13 67kg James Smith Thomas McIntyre PTS
1953-04-13 71kg John Neal Nat Ellison PTS
1953-04-13 75kg Bryant Thompson John Butler PTS
1953-04-13 75kg John Rodriguez Willie Finney PTS
1953-04-13 75kg W.C.Cage Arthur Mack PTS
1953-04-13 75kg Syd Russell Donald Matthews PTS
1953-04-13 75kg Wendell Green Fred Pettyjohn KO 2
1953-04-13 75kg Howard Green Eddie Watson KO 3
1953-04-13 81kg John Riggins John Lyons KO 3
1953-04-13 81kg Dexter Johnson John Knight PTS
1953-04-13 81kg Bryant Clark William Parker KO 3
1953-04-13 81kg Frank Perry John Jenkins PTS
1953-04-13 81kg Roger Richer Don Douglas PTS
1953-04-13 81kg Willie McClinton Stanley Williams PTS
1953-04-13 +81kg Sonny Liston Lou Graff TKO 2

Quarterfinals

1953-04-14 51kg Bernard Dean Jackie Spurgeon PTS
1953-04-14 54kg Ronald Woodland Cornelius Fowler PTS
1953-04-14 57kg Donald Johnson Stan Johnson PTS
1953-04-14 75kg Howard Green Syd Russell KO 1
1953-04-14 +81kg Jack Scheberies Bob Woodall PTS
1953-04-14 +81kg Jim McCarter Sonny Liston PTS

Semifinals

1953-04-15 51kg Robert Singleton Bernard Dean PTS
1953-04-15 54kg John Lennon Jesse Bridgeman PTS
1953-04-15 54kg Thomas Nethercott Ronald Woodland ???
1953-04-15 63,5kg Juan Alvarez William Morton PTS
1953-04-15 63,5kg Norman Johnson Mickey Crawford PTS
1953-04-15 67kg Fred Terry Ellwood Thornton ???
1953-04-15 71kg Gordon Van Loo John O'Brien PTS
1953-04-15 75kg Bryant Thompson Wendell Green ???
1953-04-15 75kg Howard Green James Hall PTS
1953-04-15 +81kg Pete Rademacher  Zora Folley PTS
1953-04-15 +81kg Jack Scheberies Jim McCarter ???

Finals

1953-04-15 51kg Robert Singleton Ahmed Shah KO 2
1953-04-15 54kg Thomas Nethercott John Lennon PTS
1953-04-15 57kg Bo Tenequer Art Guglielmelli PTS
1953-04-15 60kg Frank Smith Gurney Smith PTS
1953-04-15 63,5kg Juan Alvarez Norman Johnson PTS
1953-04-15 67kg Fred Terry Joseph Bethea PTS
1953-04-15 71kg William Collins Gordon Van Loo KO 3
1953-04-15 75kg Bryant Thompson Howard Green PTS
1953-04-15 81kg Frank Perry Warrenell Lester KO 1
1953-04-15 +81kg Pete Rademacher  Jack Scheberies PTS

sources: "Pittsburgh Post Gazzette" - April 16, 1953; " The Philadelphia Inquirer" - April 14,1953 and some others


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