Date: 29th March 1966
Venue: Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Title: WBC World Heavyweight Title
Promoted by: Main Bout
( 22 - 0 - 0 )
Weight: 214 1/2 lbs
( 34 - 11 - 2 )
Weight: 216 lbs
Ali successfully defends his WBC World Heavyweight Title against rugged Canadian Chuvalo at The Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto, Canada with a unanimous 15 round decision. 13,540 fans attended the fight
Scores: Jackie Silvers 73-65 | Tony Canzano 74-63 | Jackie Johnston 74-62.
Afterwards, Ali stated, "He's the toughest guy I ever fought."
Ali and Chuvalo would meet a second time in May 1972, with Ali winning by unanimous decision over 12 rounds.