Bob Cleroux vs. Cecil Gray (2nd meeting)

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1962-01-22 : Bob Cleroux 211 lbs beat Cecil Gray 181 lbs by KO at 2:20 in round 3 of 12

  • Location: Hull Arena, Hull, Quebec, Canada
  • Canadian Heavyweight Title (1st defense of Cleroux)
  • Time: 2:20
  • Attendance: 5,607
  • Referee: Nick Nicola


  • Last defense by Cleroux of the Canadian title. He would vacate it upon his first retirement in June 1963.
  • Cleroux and Gray had previously met in August 1959. Cleroux won that fight by KO in the second round.
  • Gray down twice in round 2.
  • A short right hand to the head dropped Gray to the canvas in round 3. He got to his knees midway through the count, but collapsed to the floor as the referee counted him out.

Preceded by:
Chuvalo vs. Cleroux III
Canadian Heavyweight Title Fight
# 23
Succeeded by:
Chuvalo vs. Mercier