Joe Louis vs Rocky Marciano 1951 Writers Association Press Ticket
Joe Louis vs Rocky Marciano 1951 Writers Association Press Ticket (PSA) Authenticated.
70 Year Old Fight Ticket and debatably the biggest fight of the century.
Joe Louis’ last fight of his career, and it was his biggest money fight of all time but he had his hands full with Hall of Farmer and legend Rocky Marciano, The setting was “The Mecca of Boxing” Madison Square Garden for this heavyweight contest that would have the even though Louis at 37, was still a betting favorite over the 27-year-old Marciano. One factor of this was at the time. The critics scoffed at Marciano’s undefeated record as well as he was coming into the match 25 pounds lighter than Louis in a division where weight plays a factor in punches at heavyweight. But Rocky still had enough to end the fight with an 8 round TKO.