TITLE

STARTING ALL OVER AGAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Liebling, A. J.
PUB. DATE
August 1963
SOURCE
New Yorker;8/10/1963, Vol. 39 Issue 25, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes a boxing match between heavyweight boxers Charles Liston and Floyd Patterson in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 22, 1963. Patterson requested the rematch with Liston after he lost their first fight in Chicago, Illinois. The rematch was one of the shortest evenings of boxing where Patterson lost the game once again.
ACCESSION #
23020112

 

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