Full name: FrantiÅ¡ek NekolnÃ½
Nickname(s): Franta, BlonÄatÃ¡ MlÃ¡tiÄka
Born: November 26, 1907 in BrandÃ½s nad Labem, BrandÃ½s nad Labem-StarÃ¡ Boleslav, StÅedoÄeskÃ½ kraj, Czech Republic
Died: October 4, 1990 in Prague, HlavnÃ mÄsto Praha, Czech Republic
One of the first successful Czechoslovakian boxers, FrantiÅ¡ek NekolnÃ½ won 56 of his 57 amateur bouts, his one (known) loss coming in the second round of the Olympics. Having joined the pros in 1930, he became European welterweight champion in 1931. As such, he toured the US later that year. NekolnÃ½ continued fighting until 1935, finishing his career with 37 wins out of 55 fights.
|1928 Summer||20||Amsterdam||Boxing||Men's Welterweight||Czechoslovakia||TCH||9T|
|1928 Summer||20||Amsterdam||Boxing||Czechoslovakia||TCH||Round Two||Match #3||2||1928-08-08||Galataud (FRA) , NekolnÃ½ (TCH)|
|1928 Summer||20||Amsterdam||Boxing||Czechoslovakia||TCH||Round One||Match #6||1||1928-08-07||NekolnÃ½ (TCH)|