Armand Savoie vs. Solly Cantor (3rd meeting)

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1951-09-24 : Armand Savoie 134¼ lbs beat Solly Cantor 135 lbs by SD in round 12 of 12

  • Canadian Lightweight Title (Vacant Title)
  • Attendance: 5,238
  • Gate: $14,694.25


  • Title had been vacated by the Canadian Fedenration when Arthur King became an American citizen.
  • The verdict was initially announced as unanimous, but further verification showed that judge Rene Ouimet had handed in a card of 6-4 in favour of Cantor.
  • According to the September 25, 1951 edition of the Montreal Gazette, the crowd "jeered loud and long after the decision had been rendered".

Preceded by:
King vs. Mathe
Canadian Lightweight Title Fight
# 59
Succeeded by:
Savoie vs. Cantor IV