Name: ROBINSON, SUGAR RAY-JIMMY DOYLE ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1947-8TH ROUND ACTION)
History: On June 24, 1947 at the Arena in Cleveland, Ohio welterweight champion Sugar Ray Robinson defended his title against Jimmy Doyle. Robinson stopped Doyle in the 8th round with a stinging left hook at the bell. Doyle could not come out for the 9th round and subsequently died from the injuries he sustained in this bout. Offered here is an original wire photo which depicts the ending of the fight.
Full description: This is an original Associated Press wire photo which is stamped on the reverse. It includes the original caption. The image is bold and clear. Printed on heavy stock photo paper. Not creased or torn. 7 5/8" x 10." One of the more iconic sports photographs.
Size: 7 5/8 x 10
Categories: Photograph - Robinson, Sugar Ray -
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