GRIFFITH, EMILE-BENNY "KID" PARET ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1961)
On September 30, 1961 at Madison Sqaure Garden in New York welterweight champion Emile Griffith defended his title against the man he won the title from, Benny "Kid" Paret of Cuba. Paret prevailed this time around winning a close 15 round split decision and the title. Offered here is an original action wire photograph from this fight.
This is an original United Press International wire photo with their stamp and caption on the reverse. Crease on lower left white border. Bold, clear image. Minor edge and surface wear. No tears. 7" x 9."