Joe Frazier Fights Draw With Jumbo Cummings This Day December 3, 1981
- Joe Frazier 229 lbs
- Floyd Cummings 223½ lbs
- MD in round 10 of 10
- Location: International Amphitheatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
- Referee: Nate Morgan
- Judge: Harold Marovitz 47-47
- Judge: Collins Brown 46-46
- Judge: Nate Morgan 45-46
This was Frazier’s first fight in 5½ years. It was also his last fight.
Frazier’s purse was $85,000, and Cummings’ was $10,000.
There was a crowd of about 6,500.
Marvis Frazier served as his father’s chief second.
The Associated Press reported: “Frazier had a role of fat around his middle—he weighed 229 pounds—and he showed his age and the effects of his long absence from the ring.”