Champ Floored



Photo Title

Champ Floored

Photographer/Creator

Felix Paegel

Collection

Publisher

Los Angeles Examiner

Caption/Description

Floyd Patterson-Roy Harris champshionship fight. Patterson finally retained the set title. In the second round of the fight at Wrigley Field, Roy Harris punches Champion Floyd Patterson to the deck for a four-count. Floyd arose, floored Harris four times, and saved his set title when Roy failed to come out for 13. Scored as KO in 12.

Citation

Felix Paegel, "Champ Floored," in POYi Archive, Item #3227, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/3227 (accessed March 28, 2020).

Date Added

07.04.2008