JAMES "BONECRUSHER" SMITH - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH 05/18/2004 - HFSID 276275
Sale Price $144.00
JAMES "BONE CRUSHER" SMITH
Color publicity photograph of James Smith during his fight against Holmes in November 1984.
Photograph inscribed and signed: "May 18, 2004/To: John/Best Wishes my friend/James Bone Crusher Smith/World Boxing Heavyweight/Chamption/[He captions the photo:] "Smith/vs./Holmes/Nov, 84". James "Bone Crusher" Smith scored a first round knockout of Tim Witherspoon to win the WBA heavyweight title in 1986, but lost the crown the next year to Mike Tyson by decision. He had fought undefeated Larry Holmes in a tough battled for the IBF crown in 1984, losing in the twelfth round by TKO. After retiring from the ring with a 44-17-1 record (32 knockouts), Smith became an ordained minister, pledging to devote his life to helping street kids stay off drugs. Lightly soiled in upper left background. Otherwise, fine condition.
Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Offer Review" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.
If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.