Gerry Cooney Signed Fighting Larry Holmes 11×14 Horizontal B&W Photo


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This 11×14 photograph has been personally signed by Gerry Cooney in silver sharpie marker and depicts his famous fight with Larry Holmes in black and white. Gerry Cooney spent 14 years in the ring, amassing an impressive 28-3 record with 24 wins by KO. Included in those 24 wins by KO is his 1981 victory over Ken Norton which set the record for quickest knockout in a main event in Madison Square Garden by taking a mere 54 seconds. Cooney’s next fight was his famous battle for the Heavyweight Championship against Larry Holmes in 1982. Despite a valiant effort Cooney would fall to Holmes in the bout. The battle was one of the biggest closed-circuit/pay-per-view productions in history and was broadcast worldwide. Gerry Cooney signed this photograph at “The Philly Show” on December 3, 2017. It is accompanied by a serially numbered JSA Certificate of Authenticity with matching sticker (#WP777318) and is guaranteed authentic.