With his first fight on September 1938, Sammy Magro has now been a pro for 3 years and built up a record of 14-1-2. Although beaten, Magro is still looking to see just how far he can go in the pro game. The longest KO streak that Magro has ever had is 3 throughout his 17 fights and his longest winning streak is 8 wins. This started on September 1938 and came to an end on November 1941.
Magro's first fight came against Baby Manuel where Magro became only the 4th person to stop Manuel, stopping him in round 1 to claim his first pro fight stoppage and an almost perfect start to his career. Magro rise in boxing continued with 9 fights against fighters such as Battling Burroughs, Lew Raymond and Baby Manuel.
Unfortunately, the first defeat of Magro's career came against Emil Cody on October 13th, 1938 in Magro's 2nd professional fight. Coming into the fight with high confidence Magro fought his next fight against Emil Cody on October 13th, 1938. Unfortunately, Magro was outclassed and lost the decision on the judges scorecards taking his record to 1-1-0. 2 wins followed taking Magro's winning streak to 3 wins.
On February 9th, 1939, Magro went into action again and beat Battling Burroughs taking the winning record to 4 wins. The win against Burroughs happened in the 8th round of a 10 round fight via KO. Magro then went on to win a further 10 fights taking his record to 12 wins, 1 losses and 2 draw.
Bobby Britton was the next fight for Magro on March 13th, 1941 and also his next career win. Magro was the 29th person to beat Bobby Britton where he showed his talent as a technical boxer, beating him over 10 rounds in his 16th professional fight.
Sammy Magro went into his fight with Vinnie Rossano on November 11th, 1941 with 13 wins and he added another win to his record taking it to 14 wins by beating Rossano. Magro out-boxed Rossano over 8 rounds in his most recent performance, taking the win via PTS and moving on to bigger and better things.