Ready for championship bout

September 1997
Jet;09/22/97, Vol. 92 Issue 18, p50
Presents a photograph of World Boxing Association heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield and International Boxing Federation heavyweight champion Michael Moorer with boxing promoter Don King during a press conference in New York City to promote their November 8, 1997 fight. How much the fighters will earn for fighting; Brief details about a previous fight between the two.


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