JOHANSSON, INGEMAR-FLOYD PATTERSON I FULL TICKET (1959-SIGNED BY PATTERSON)
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 which has been signed by Floyd Patterson. This is an original, full, unused ticket which names the fighters, date and venue. Boldly signed by Floyd Patterson. Two hole punches. Stub attached. Not creased or torn. Minor edge and corner wear. 2 3/4" x 7 1/2."