On June 29, 1970 at the Armory in Jersey City, New Jersey former heavyweight champion Sonny Liston fought Chuck Wepner, a local favorite and rising star. Liston stopped Wepner in the 9th round. Wepner was down in fifth from a body punch. The fight was stopped by ring doctor after round 9 because of multiple cuts on Wepner's face. This was the last fight for Sonny Liston. Offered here is an original wire photo depicting both fighters at the pre fight physical. This is an original wire photo missing the caption on back. Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. 7" x 9."