Full name: Robert Leroy "Bobby" Bickle
Born: March 27, 1929 in Hoisington, Kansas, United States
Died: May 28, 1974 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Country: United States
In 1951, Bobby Bickle won the Intercity Golden Gloves title and the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions. He was supposed to fight as a featherweight at the Helsinki Olympics but moved up to the lightweight class, where he won one bout and then lost by split decision to Italy’s [Aureliano Bolognesi], who went on to win the gold medal. He turned professional in October 1952 and won his first 17 fights. He fought as a pro through October 1958, finishing with a career record of 40 wins, 11 losses, and 2 draws, but he never fought for a major title. In March 1957 Bickle knocked out Terry Lloyd in the 5th round to win the Kansas State lightweight championship.
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Boxing||Men's Lightweight||United States||USA||9T|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Boxing||United States||USA||Round Two||Match #3||2||Bolognesi (ITA) , Bickle (USA)||1|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Boxing||United States||USA||Round One||Match #6||1||1952-07-28||Bickle (USA) , Henricus (SRI)||referee stops contest||2|