Monthly Archives: July 2016

Number 180 – Willie Pastrano

Willie Pastrano (tied for 179) November 27, 1935 – December 6, 1997 5’10” / 72” reach / 122½-192lbs 62-13-8-0(14) from 9/10/1951 to 3/30/1965 (13y6m) 0-3-1-0(0) against the top ten – #193 total and #134 +/- 0-0-0-0(0) against linear champions – … Continue reading

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Number 185 – Orlin Norris

Orlin Norris (tied for 181) Lubbock, Texas, USA October 4, 1965 5’10” / 70” reach / 187-246 lbs 57-10-1-2(30) from 6/16/1986 to 11/03/2005 (19y5m) 0-2-0-1(0) against the top ten – #193 total and #115+/- 0-0-0-1(0) against linear champions – #89 total … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle

I’ve spent a lot of time over the last year concentrating my efforts on my other blog, and have pretty much neglected boxing. Politics and current events have felt much more pressing. However, I haven’t forgotten this blog, or my … Continue reading

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Number 189 – Curtis Sheppard

Curtis Sheppard (tied for 189)  Brownsville, New York, USA August 28, 1920 – May 10, 1984? 5’11” / 173-203lbs 52-33-0-2(33) from 9/24/1938 to 1/19/1949 (20y4m) 2-10-0-0(1) against the top ten – #105 total and #198+/- 0-3-0-0(0) against linear champions – #89 total … Continue reading

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