Dave Hilton Jr. vs. Denis Sigouin

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1984-07-10 : Dave Hilton 146½ lbs beat Denis Sigouin 145½ lbs by TKO at 1:29 in round 10 of 12

  • WBC Continental Americas Welterweight Title (Vacant Title)
  • Canadian Welterweight Title (1st defense of Hilton Jr.)
  • Time: 1:29
  • Attendance: 15,122

Notes

  • Sigouin came into this fight as the #2 ranked contender to Hilton's Canadian title.
  • Midway through the 10th round, Hilton threw a right hand that appeared low and Sigouin doubled over in pain. Referee Jutras ruled that the punch was low, but unintentional and gave Sigouin 5 minutes to recover. However, after a few minutes, Sigouin stated that he did not wish to continue and Jutras declared Hilton the winner by TKO.
  • Hilton was comfortably ahead on the cards at the time of stoppage.
  • Hilton Jr. would not defend his title again.


Preceded by:
Cusson vs. Hilton Jr. II
Canadian Welterweight Title Fight
# 86
Succeeded by:
Guerrero vs. Anderson II