Joe Louis vs. Bob Pastor (2st meeting)
1939-09-20 : Joe Louis 200 lbs beat Bob Pastor 183 lbs by KO at 0:38 in round 11 of 20
- Location: Briggs Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USA
- Referee: Sam Hennessey
- World Heavyweight Championship (8th defense by Louis)
- Photo of Briggs Stadium the night of the fight
- Pastor was down four times in round one and once in round two. Louis put him down for the count with a right hand in the eleventh round.
- Paid Attendance was 32,199. Counting complimentary tickets, total attendance was 33,868.
- The gross gate was $347,870, and the net was 296,000.
- Radio broadcasting rights were $17,500.
- Louis' purse was $118,400, and Pastor's was $51,800.