ALI, MUHAMMAD-LEON SPINKS II SOUVENIR POSTER (1978)
On September 15 1978 in New Orleans Muhammad Ali met Leon Spinks for the Heavyweight Title. Ali would avenge his earlier loss to Spinks and would win the title back by unanimous decision. Ali became the first man to win the heavyweight title on three different occasions. The fight was shown on ABC television and claimed a viewing audience of 73%, a then Nielsen ratings record. Offered here is an original, souvenir poster for this event. This is an original, paper, souvenir poster which pictures both fighters. Bold color and print. Bold, clear images. Clean front and back. Small tack holes in corners. Mild center crease. No tears. 11" x 16."