JOHANSSON, INGEMAR-FLOYD PATTERSON I FULL TICKET (1959)
On June 26, 1959 at Yankee Stadium in New York hevayweight champion Floyd Patterson defended hsi title against the big powerful Swede Ingemar Johansson. Johansson staggered Patterson and knocked him down seven times in the third round before the fight was stopped. Ingemar Johansson was now heavyweight champion. 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. Stubs firmly attached. Clean front and back. Light crease in upper right corner. Not torn. Corner wear. Pin holes at right edge. 2 1/2" x 7 1/2."