ROBINSON, SUGAR RAY-SAMMY ANGOTT ORIGINAL WIRE PHOTO (1942)
On July 31, 1942 at Madison Square Garden in New York lightweights Sammy Angott and Sugar Ray Robinson met in the main event. Robinson won a unanimous ten round decision. Robinson dropped Angott for a 5-count in round eight, but Sammy pulled Ray down when he fell, both of them landing on the ring apron. Offered here is an original wire photo depicting 5th round action in this fight. This is an original Associated Press wire photo with the caption attached to the reverse. No creases or tears. Bold, clear image. Appears trimmed on the sides. Clean front and back. Slightly wavy. Rare image. 7 1/2" x 8 3/4."