Eder Jofre vs. Vicente Saldivar

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1973-10-21 : Eder Jofre 124¼ lbs beat Vicente Saldivar 125¾ lbs by KO in round 4 of 15

  • Location: Ginásio de Esportes Antônio Balbino, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Jofre's title was stripped on June 18, 1974 for failure to defend. The WBC ordered Jofre to defend his title against mandatory challenger Alfredo Marcano of Venezuelia or be stripped of the title. Co-manager Marcos Lazaro tried to strike a deal on Jofre’s behalf, but Abraham Katzenelson refused to accept the financial terms. On June 17, 1974, the WBC stripped Eder of his title for failure to defend against Alfredo Marcano.