CHAVEZ, JULIO CESAR-PERNELL WHITAKER SOUVENIR PIN (1993)
On September 10, 1993 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas welterweight champion Pernell Whitaker defended his title against light welterweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez. To most observers Whitaker was the better fighter and won the fight, but after 12 rounds the fight was declared a draw. Whitaker won on one scorecard, but the other two judges called the fight a draw. Offered here is an original souvenir pin for this fight. This is an original, metallic souvenir pin with illustration on it. Pin firmly attached. Bold clear print and illustration. Clean front and back. No dents. No rust or pitting. Clean front and back. 2 1/4" diameter.