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Boxing » Boxing Memorabilia » General » SUGAR RAY ROBINSON V CARMEN BASILIO 1957 BOXING ADVERTISING POSTER

SUGAR RAY ROBINSON V CARMEN BASILIO 1957 BOXING ADVERTISING POSTER

SUGAR RAY ROBINSON V CARMEN BASILIO 1957 BOXING ADVERTISING POSTER

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Boxing poster advertising two showings of the Championship fight between Sugar Ray Robinson and Carmen Basilio, which was being held at the Yankee Stadium on September 23rd 1957. Basilio defeated Robinson in 15 rounds to take the World Middleweight crown - Robinson gained his revenge the following year. The advert is for two drive-in theatres - Bayshore Sunrise and Commack.

28 x 18cm. A couple of small marks but otherwise in very good condition.

Date
1957

£38.00 (Code: 65841)

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