ALI, MUHAMMAD-JERRY QUARRY I WIRE PHOTO (3RD ROUND-1970)
On October 26, 1970 at City Auditorium in Atlanta, Georgia heavyweight Muhammad Ali made his comeback after a three year enforced retirement due to his refusal to accept military service. His opponent was the capable Jerry Quarry. Ali scored a third round victory when the referee stopped the fight due to a severe cut on Quarry's face. Offered here is an original wire photo depicting Ali landing a big right hand on the face of Quarry in the 3rd round. This is an original United Press International wire photo with their caption on the front. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Minor edge wear. 6 1/2" x 8 1/2."