An original Sports Illustrated magazine from October 1975, showing Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier in action in the legendary "Thrilla in Manila". The front cover has been signed in large black ink by both fighters. The magazine has been elegantly framed and glazed to a total size of 12.75 x 10.5". The item comes with an auction house letter of authenticity from James Spent Authentication (JSA).
The Thrilla in Manila was the third and final boxing match between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. It was contested in 1975 for the heavyweight championship of the world at the Araneta Coliseum in Cubao, Quezon City, Philippines, on Wednesday, October 1. The bout is consistently ranked as one of the best in the sport's history and was the culmination of a three-bout rivalry between the two fighters that Ali won, 2–1. The fight was watched by a record global television audience of 1 billion viewers.
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