Yvon Durelle vs. Billy Fifield (2nd meeting)

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1955-07-28 : Yvon Durelle 170 lbs beat Billy Fifield 170 lbs by KO at 1:10 in round 1 of 12

  • Location: Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Canadian Light Heavyweight Title (2nd defense of Durelle)
  • Time: 1:10
  • Attendance: 5,000
  • Promoter: Dick Murphy


  • Fifield was ranked as the #2 contender to the Canadian title by the Canadian Boxing Federation at the time.
  • Second fight between the two boxers, Durelle having won the first tilt by knockout in the 10th round.
  • While Fifield had attempted to use continuous movement in the first fight, he chose to rush Durelle in this case. Although he cornered Durelle in round 1, he was caught by an overhand right and counted out barely one minute into the fight.

Preceded by:
Durelle vs. Wallace III
Canadian Light Heavyweight Title Fight
# 22
Succeeded by:
Durelle vs. Wallace IV