Peter Schmidt vs. Joey Durelle (1st meeting)
1962-07-16 : Joey Durelle 145¼ lbs drew with Peter Schmidt 146¼ lbs by PTS in round 12 of 12
- Location: Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada
- Referee: Ralph McNaughton
- Title had become vacant upon the retirement of Gale Kerwin in December 1961.
- First Canadian title fight ever held in Trois-Rivieres.
Kerwin vs. Schmidt
| Canadian Welterweight Title Fight
Schmidt vs. Durelle II