GENE FULLMER vs DICK TIGER 1962 MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHT Poster. at Candlestick Park, SAN FRANCISCO. CLOSED CIRCUIT TV. FULLMER reigning middleweight champion. TIGER the challenger won the fight by a unanimous decision to becone the new MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION. They fought to draw in the rematch. TIGER won their 3rd fight by a TKO ending FULLMER’S career.