Willie Pastrano vs. Terry Downes
1964-11-30 : Willie Pastrano 174¾ lbs beat Terry Downes 171 lbs by TKO at 1:17 in round 11 of 15
- Location: King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
- Referee: Andrew Smyth
Downes was knocked down twice in the 11th round.
"Light heavyweight champion Willie Pastrano of Miami cashed in about $65,000 for stopping Terry Downes in the 11th round of a title defense at Manchester Monday night. Pastrano, a 7-4 favorite over Downes, appeared to be trailing going into the 11th round of their 15 rounder. Then the normally light-hitting champion opened up with a barrage of punches that twice dropped the former co-holder of the middleweight title. Referee Andy Smyth of Ireland stopped it at 1:17 of the 11th after counting to three. Downes was down for eight the first time. Per custom, referee Smyth's card was not disclosed." -Associated Press
- Unofficial AP scorecard (through 10 completed rounds)- 5-3-2 Downes