CLAY, CASSIUS-SONNY LISTON I LARGE FORMAT WIRE PHOTO (1964-RING CELEBRATION)
On February 25, 1964 Cassius Clay fought Sonny Liston for the World Heavyweight Title. Clay won the title from Liston after Liston retired in the 7th round citing an injured shoulder. After this fight Clay changed his name to Muhammad X and then Muhammad Ali. It was the Ring Magazine 1964 Fight of the Year. Offered here is an original, large format wire photo depicting Cassius Clay celebrating in the ring after his victory. This is an original United Press International wire photo with caption on front. Bold, clear image. Clean with no staining. Tiny creases in upper right and lower left corners. No tears. 11" x 14."