1900-10-16 (142lbs) Matty Matthews w pts 15 Rube Ferns, Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA

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1900-10-16 (142lbs) Matty Matthews w pts 15 Rube Ferns, Light Guard Armory, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Referee: George Siler. Although made at 140lbs, with both men inside the weight on the afternoon of the fight, this contest belongs to the 142lbs as well as the 140lbs weight class. See under Lightweight Division for a report of the fight.