1984-12-01 Greg Page w co 8 (15) Gerrie Coetzee, Super Bowl, Sun City, South Africa - WBA
1984-12-01 Greg Page w co 8 (15) Gerrie Coetzee, Super Bowl, Sun City, South Africa - WBA. Referee: Isidro Rodriguez. Making his first defence after being out of action for 14 months, Coetzee (218) never really got going. He was not helped by the fact that he was struck several times by Page (236½) at the start of round two before the ring had been cleared and then floored by a right to the head well after the bell to end the sixth. Still not fully recovered Coetzee was back on the canvas from another right to the head in the seventh, and although fighting back strongly he was then counted out at the end of the eighth after being caught by left-right combinations. The official time of the knockout was given as 3.03, but unofficial observers, including SABC Television, recorded the round as being 3.50 at the time of the finish; the discrepancy thought to have been due to a malfunction of the electric clock.