TERRELL, ERNIE-THAD SPENCER & JIMMY ELLIS-LEOTIS MARTIN FULL TICKET (1967)
On August 5, 1967 at the Astrodome in Houston, Texas the WBA held a tournament for the heavyweight title vacated by Muhammad Ali's refusal to accept military induction. This show featured Ernie Terrell against Thad Spencer. Spencer knocked Terrell down in the 2nd round en route to winning a unanimous 12 round decision. Also on the show Jimmy Ellis stopped Leotis Martin in the 9th round. Offered here is a very rare, full, on site ticket to this event. This is an original, full, unused ticket which names the fighters and has a section, row and seat number. Stubs firmly attached. Bold color and print. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. 1 3/8" x 5 1/2."