GAVILAN, KID-JOHNNY BRATTON FULL TICKET (1951-GAVILAN WINS TITLE)
On May 18, 1951 at Madison Square Garden in New York world welterweight champion Johnny Bratton took on the "Cuban Hawk" Kid Gavilan in the main event. Gavilan prevailed and won the title by unanimous 15 round decision. Bratton's jaw was broken within the first five rounds. Offered here is an original, full, unused ticket for this event. This is an original, full, unused ticket which names the fighters and includes a section, row and seat number. Bold color and print. Stub firmly attached. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Minor edge and corner wear. 2 1/4" x 6."