Carmen Basilio vs. Johnny Saxton II

By Boxing News on September 11, 2018
Carmen Basilio vs. Johnny Saxton II
Carmen Basilio was 48-12-7. Saxton was 54-4-2. The fight was scheduled for 15 rounds.

On September 12, 1956 at War Memorial Auditorium in Syracuse, New York, welterweight champion Carmen Basilio, aka The Upstate Onion Farmer, from Canastota, New York, defended his title against Johnny Saxton, from Newark, New Jersey, in the second of their three fights. Basilio was 48-12-7 coming in. Saxton was 54-4-2. The fight was scheduled for 15 rounds…

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Carmen Basilio vs Johnny Saxton (II)



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