George Chuvalo vs. James J Parker

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1958-09-15 : George Chuvalo 213¾ lbs beat James J. Parker 219 lbs by KO at 2:00 in round 1 of 12

  • Canadian Heavyweight Title (Vacant title)
  • Time: 2:00
  • Weights: Chuvalo 213.8 lbs, Parker 219 lbs
  • Attendance: 10,000


  • Title had been vacated by Earl Walls.
  • Parker was knocked down three times during the first round.
  • The first and second knockdowns were the result of left hooks to the chin.
  • After Parker rises from the second knockdown, Chuvalo "rained lefts and rights at his head and body and Parker dropped and was counted out by referee Sammy Luftspring" according to the September 16, 1958 edition of the New York Times.

Preceded by:
Walls vs. Parker
Canadian Heavyweight Title Fight
# 18
Succeeded by:
Chuvalo vs. Durelle