Gordon Wallace vs. Frankie Genovese (2nd meeting)

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1937-05-17 : Frankie Genovese 144½ lbs beat Gordon Wallace 144 lbs by PTS in round 10 of 10

  • Location: Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Canadian Welterweight Title (8th defense of Wallace)
  • Attendance: 4,000


  • The bout was described by the Canadian Press as a close ten-round tussle.
  • Wallace's manager, Jack (Deacon) Allen, is so upset with the decision that he tries to get it reversed in court. However, he is unsuccessful and Genovese remains the champion

Preceded by:
Wallace vs. Luftspring
Canadian Welterweight Title Fight
# 21
Succeeded by:
Genovese vs. Wallace III