Name: ALI, MUHAMMAD-GEORGE FOREMAN ORIGINAL SOUVENIR POSTER (1974-ALI FOR CHAMP)
History: Muhammad Ali fought George Foreman on October 30, 1974 in Kinshasa, Zaire. Given little chance, Ali knocked Foreman out in the 8th round to win the World Heavyweight Title for the second time. Ali employed a "rope-adope" strategy of covering up on the ropes and letting Foreman hit him until he tired. The strategy worked as an exhausted Foreman could not rise after being hit in the 8th round. Offered here is a rare, original, souvenir poster issued in 1974 at the time of the fight declaring ALI For CHAMP.
Full description: This is an original, paper, souvenir poster which pictures both fighters and the African continent. Clean front and back. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. Not creased or torn. 23 1/4" x 35 1/4." Rare, especially in this fine condition.
Size: 23 1/4 x 35 1/4
Categories: Posters & Broadsides & Lobby Cards - Ali, Muhammad/Cassius Clay - Foreman, George
Condition: near mint
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