Boxer Profile

lou salica

62

Wins

17

Losses

12

Draws

14.3%

KO %
  • Stance: Orthodox
  • Age: 106
  • Date Of Birth: 16 Nov 1912
  • Height: 5.35 ft (1.63 m)
  • Reach: 66.54 inches (169 cm)
  • Country: United States
  • Universal ID : 931
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Career Highlights

Lou Salica (age 20) was a orthodox boxer with a record of 62 wins, 17 losses, 12 draws. Starting his career on December 1932 at age 20, Lou Salica fought 91 times over 11 years as a pro. The longest KO streak that Salica has ever had is 3 throughout his 91 fights and his longest winning streak is 12 wins. This started on December 1932 and came to an end on September 1933.


December 1932 - April 1937

Early Career

In a great debut, Salica took on Damasco Seda in a 4 round fight, becoming the 3rd person to stop Seda in his 15 fight career to date. Salica's rise in boxing continued with 46 fights against fighters such as Small Montana, Midget Wolgast and Henry Hook. He had a mixed start to his career but mostly successful so far.


February 14th, 1934

Lou Salica Vs Midget Wolgast

Salica went into his next fight against Midget Wolgast on February 14th, 1934 with a career record of 15-1-1. Coming into the fight with high confidence Salica fought his next fight against Midget Wolgast on February 14th, 1934. Unfortunately, Salica was outclassed and lost the decision on the judges scorecards taking his record to 15-1-1.


November 2nd, 1937

Lou Salica Vs Joey Wach

Joey Wach was Salica's next fight on November 2nd, 1937 and also the next win in his career via KO. This took his record to 36-7-7 showing a mainly successful career to date. Salica's fight against Joey Wach came in the 4th round of a 8 round fight via KO. Salica became the first person to stop Wach. Salica's win streak of 36 rose to 39 following 3 great wins, becoming the 13th person to beat Ernst Weiss, 10th person to defeat Sammy Garcia and 4th person to defeat Jimmy Urso.


May 14th, 1938

Lou Salica Vs Fillo Echevarria

Fillo Echevarria was the next fight for Salica on May 14th, 1938 and also his next career win. Echevarria was stopped in the 9th round via KO crowning Salica as the first person to stop this opponent.


March 10th, 1943

Lou Salica Vs Manuel Ortiz

Taking a knock to his career, Salica fought and was defeated by Manuel Ortiz on March 10th, 1943 taking his record to 58-16-12. Manuel Ortiz became the first person to stop Salica. The win came via TKO in the 11th round of a 15 round bout. 3 wins followed for Salica including being the 2nd person to stop Larry Torpey, 2nd person to stop Maxie Tanaka and 24th person to defeat Don Mclean.


February 28th, 1944

Lou Salica Vs Mario 'eladio' Colon

On February 28th, 1944, Salica went into action again and beat Mario 'eladio' Colon taking the winning record to 62 wins. Salica was the 6th person to stop Mario 'eladio' and he did it in the 10th round via TKO.


Latest Fight

On March 27th, 1944, Salica took on and was defeated by Harry Jeffra meaning his career tally went to 62-17-12 This was a disappointing end to Salica's career, losing to the better man in Jeffra over a 10 round fight. This was the last time Salica fought.

lou salica opponents

UD

Harry Jeffra (86-12-3)

Mon, 27 Mar - 1944
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+7.0 lbs
TKO
Mon, 28 Feb - 1944
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+7.0 lbs
TKO

Maxie Tanaka (3-2-0)

Fri, 25 Feb - 1944
round 9 of 10
Unknown
+3.5 lbs
TKO

Larry Torpey (12-2-1)

Thu, 3 Feb - 1944
round 7 of 8
Unknown
-6.0 lbs
PTS

Don Mclean (11-24-3)

Thu, 27 Jan - 1944
round 10 of 10
Unknown
ring rust
TKO

Manuel Ortiz (45-11-2)

Wed, 10 Mar - 1943
round 11 of 15
Unknown
-0.5 lbs
UD

Manuel Ortiz (39-11-2)

Fri, 7 Aug - 1942
round 12 of 12
Unknown
-0.7 lbs
PTS

Nat Corum (8-19-11)

Fri, 10 Jul - 1942
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+5.0 lbs
UD

Kenny Lindsay (13-7-4)

Wed, 3 Jun - 1942
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+2.0 lbs
UD

Carlos Chavez (16-2-5)

Fri, 17 Apr - 1942
round 10 of 10
Unknown
+4.0 lbs

lou salica KNOCKOUTS AND POWER

14.3%
KNOCKOUT %
54%
POWER
69%
CHIN/BODY

lou salica results


PTS (64.8%)
UD (15.4%)
TKO (9.9%)
KO (5.5%)
SD (2.2%)
MD (2.2%)

lou salica statistics

1.61%

Round KO Percentage

807

Rounds boxed

1

Been Stopped

13

Opponents Stopped

1.1%

Been KO'd Percentage

0.12%

Been KO'd Round Percentage

8.3

Average Winning Round

10.4

Average Losing Round

Opponent Statistics

4922

Total Fight Count

55.9%

Power Average

61.8%

Punch Resistance

Best Wins

Hardest Hitting Opponents

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