George Foreman vs. Pierre Coetzer
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1993-01-16 : George Foreman 258 lbs beat Pierre Coetzer 216 lbs by TKO at 1:48 in round 8 of 10
- Location: Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Joe Cortez
- Judge: Patricia Morse Jarman
- Judge: Doug Tucker
- Judge: Keith MacDonald
- Foreman made $5 million and Coetzer got $170,000.
- There was a crowd of about 6,000 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.
- Foreman knocked Coetzer down in the fourth round. Later in the round, Foreman yelled at referee Joe Cortez to stop the fight.
- Foreman knocked Coetzer down again in the eighth round. Coetzer got up and was allowed to continue, but the referee stopped the fight after a few more punches.
- When the fight was stopped, two judges had Foreman ahead 68-64 and the third had him ahead 69-63.