BASILIO, CARMEN-JOHNNY SAXTON II WIRE PHOTO (1956-9TH ROUND)
Carmen Basilio fought world welterweight champion Johnny Saxton for the second time on September 12, 1956 in Syracuse, New York. Basilio knocked Saxton out in the 9th round to regain the World Welterweight Championship. Presented here is an original wire photo which depicts 9th round action near the end of the fight. This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp and caption on the back. Bold, clear image. Clean. Small corner creases at bottom corners. No tears. 7" x 9." Terrific image.