MONZON, CARLOS-NINO BENVENUTI II OFFICIAL PROGRAM (1971)
On May 8, 1971 at Stade Louis II in Monte Carlo, Monaco world middleweight champion Carlos Monzon defended his title against former champion Nino Benvenuti. Monzon dominated and stopped Benvenuti in the 3rd round. Benvenuti's manager threw in towel. Benvenuti was knocked down once in the 2nd and again in the 3rd. The towel was thrown in after he rose from the 2nd knockdown. Offered here is a rare, original, official program for this event. This is an original, official program which consists of 20 pages complete including covers. In Italian. Not scored. Mild center crease. No tears. Tight binding. Minor edge wear. 6 1/2" x 9 1/4."