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- 1959 Cassius Clay v Tony Madigan full on-site press ticket (Intercity Golden Gloves Final)
1959 Cassius Clay v Tony Madigan full on-site press ticket (Intercity Golden Gloves Final)
Just a couple of weeks earlier Cassius Clay had defeated Jeff Davis to become the Light Heavyweight winner in the Chicago Tournament of Champions. On the 25th March he met Tony Madigan, winner of the New York tournament, in the Intercity Golden Gloves competition. Clay defeated Madigan to win the light heavyweight championship. This was Clay's first fight on the national stage and the win helped launch his Olympic and professional boxing careers. Press pass measures 3x5" and indicates the date and location of the tournament. In EX condition with light horizontal crease and mild edge wear.