Al Sparks vs. Rene Durelle (1st meeting)

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1968-07-13 : Rene Durelle 167 lbs beat Al Sparks 174 lbs by SD in round 12 of 12

  • Location: Chatham, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Canadian Light Heavyweight Title (2nd defense of Sparks)
  • Attendance: 3,000


  • According to the July 15, 1968 edition of the Montreal Gazette, "Pandemonium erupted in the overflowing 3,000-seat arena when the [controversial] fight decision was announced".

Preceded by:
Sparks vs. Bullard
Canadian Light Heavyweight Title Fight
# 28
Succeeded by:
Durelle vs. Sparks II