FERNANDEZ, FLORENTINO-JUAN RIVERO & CARLOS "TAO" CRUZ-VICENTE DERADO ON SITE POSTER (1963)
On November 1, 1963 at Madison Square Garden in New York middleweights Florentino Fernandez and Juan "Rocky" Rivero fought in the main event. Rivero won a close ten round decision after knocking Fernandez down in the 8th round. On the undercard future lightweight champion Carlos "Tao" cruz lost a ten round decision to Vicente Derado. Offered here is an original, on site poster to this event. This poster is cardboard and pictures both fighters. Clipped corner in upper right. Has a center crease. Several border tears with no paper loss. Minor soiling. Bold color and images. Edge and corner wear. 22 1/4" x 28."