Joe Frazier 1st Pro Fight – KOs Woody Goss This Day August 16, 1965
- Joe Frazier 203 lbs
- Woody Goss 190 lbs
- TKO at 1:42 in round 1 of 6
- Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Referee: Zach Clayton
Joe Frazier (debut) vs. Woody Goss 2-2 (1 KO)
The fight was on the undercard of Stanley Hayward vs. Tito Marshall.
Goss was the third substitute for the bout.
UPI reported: “Referee Zach Clayton stopped the fight at 1:42 with Goss helpless from a barrage of left hooks after he had been floored for a mandatory eight count.”
Following the win, Frazier guaranteed a sponsor that he would be World Heavyweight Champion in two years.