Jean Sneyers (age 20) was a NA boxer with a record of 70 wins, 13 losses, 5 draws. Starting his career on October 1947 at age 20, Jean Sneyers fought 88 times over 12 years as a pro. The longest win streak that Sneyers has ever recorded was between October 1947 and January 1952 when it totaled 20 wins. Sneyers's longest KO streak is 3 fights long.
Sneyers didn't take long to get comfortable in the pro game, becoming the first person to stop Gaston Deriemacker (a 0 fight pro) via TKO in the 4th round. Following on from his debut, Sneyers continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 44 fights. In this time he fought Theo Medina, Terry Allen and Norman Lewis to name just a few, fighting 3 times in 1947, 6 times in 1948 and 35 times between 1949 and 1952 in this period.
On October 27th, 1948, Sneyers took on and was defeated by Norman Tennant in his first career defeat meaning his career tally went to 8-1-0. Sneyers's fight against Norman Tennant was Sneyers's first stoppage defeat and also, the first defeat of his career. This came via TKO in the 3rd round of a 10 round fight. Sneyers's win streak of 8 rose to 40 following 32 wins against boxers such as Theo Medina, Norman Lewis, Terry Allen and 29 others.
Pushing his career further, Sneyers fought Peter Keenan on May 21st, 1952 adding to his winning record. Becoming the first person to stop Peter Keenan, Sneyers beat Keenan via KO in the 5th round of a 15 round fight.
On June 21st, 1952, Sneyers took on and was defeated by Gaetano Annaloro meaning his career tally went to 41-3-1. Annaloro upset Sneyers in a 10 round fight, stopping him in the 6th round and becoming only the 2nd person to stop Sneyers. Sneyers continued his success in the next 16 fights taking his record to 52 wins, 6 losses and 3 draws.
Pushing his career further, Sneyers fought Rudi Langer on June 10th, 1954 adding to his winning record. The 10 round fight ended in the 6th round via TKO crowning Sneyers as only the 2nd to stop Langer.
Sneyers went into his next career fight with a record of 68-13-5 and took this to 69 wins with a win against Cyprien Carrie on November 14th, 1959. The 10 round fight ended in the 5th round via KO crowning Sneyers as only the 5th to stop Carrie.
In Sneyers's most recent fight, Edouard Ptak was handed a beating by Sneyers on December 5th, 1959 to ensure his win record increased further again to 70 wins. Sneyers took Ptak the distance and became only the 17th person to defeat Ptak. Made the decision not to fight again and end his career on a high after 88 pro fights.