Gerrie Coetzee

33 6 1
21 KOs 4 KOs
Box-pro
promoter
division heavy
status inactive
bouts 40
rounds 254
KOs 52.5%
career 1974-1997
debut 1974-09-14

ID# 000176
birth name Gerhardus Christian Coetzee
sex male
alias The Boksburg Bomber
nationality South Africa
stance orthodox
height 6′ 3½″   /   192cm
reach 81″   /   206cm
residence Boksburg, Gauteng, South Africa
birth place Boksburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Boxing Pro 40 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1997-06-08 Iran Barkley 40 12 0
Hollywood Palladium, Hollywood
L-TKO
2:07    ref: Robert Byrd   Marty Denkin   Pat Russell   Michael Tate
1997-01-10 Dan Kosmicki 12 12 0
Hollywood Palladium, Hollywood
W-TKO
2:02    ref: Larry Rozadilla
1993-10-01 West Turner 16 3 0
Arco Arena, Sacramento
W-TKO
Turner suffered a cut eye stoppage.
1993-08-27 Dave Fiddler 14 13 2
Arco Arena, Sacramento
W-KO
1986-03-04 Frank Bruno 27 1 0
Wembley Arena, Wembley
L-KO
1:50    ref: Guy Jutras
1985-09-07 James Tillis 31 6 0
Ellis Park Rugby Stadium, Johannesburg
W-UD
99-94    99-93    97-96
1984-12-01 Greg Page 23 3 0
Superbowl, Sun City
L-KO
3:03    ref: Isidro Rodriguez   Cesar Ramos   Marcos A Torres

Controversy, as the 8th round had gone 4 minutes at the point where Coetzee was knocked out.
1983-09-23 Michael Dokes 26 0 2
Richfield Coliseum, Richfield
W-KO
3:08    ref: Tony Perez   Samuel Conde Lopez 87-85   Guy Jutras 88-85   Fernando Viso 87-86

1983-01-22 Pinklon Thomas 20 0 0
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City
D-MD
1982-09-11 Stan Ward 15 4 2
Sands Casino Hotel, Atlantic City
W-TKO
2:10    ref: Vincent Rainone
1982-03-27 Scott LeDoux 29 10 4
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO
1982-02-13 Fossie Schmidt 20 6 0
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W-RTD
1981-10-31 Leroy Caldwell 27 25 6
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO
2:37    ref: Peter Lock
1981-08-09 Renaldo Snipes 21 0 0
New Westcester Town Hall, Tarrytown
L-SD
ref: Joe Cortez 4-5   Carol Castellano 4-5   Nick Gamboli 6-3
Snipes down in rd 1 & rd 4.
1981-03-14 George Chaplin 16 2 2
Aloha Stadium, Honolulu
W-UD
ref: Abraham Pacheco 50-43   Louis Race 50-42   Tamotsu Tomihara 50-41
1980-10-25 Mike Weaver 22 9 0
Superbowl, Sun City
L-KO
1:49    ref: Jesus Celis 113-117   Harmodio Cedeno 114-116   Ove Ovesen 115-116

1980-04-19 Mike Koranicki 22 5 2
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO
1979-10-20 John Tate 19 0 0
Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria
L-UD
ref: Carlos Berrocal 144-147   Carlos Martinez Cassas 145-148   Ken Morita 142-147

Attendance: 86, 000
1979-06-24 Leon Spinks 7 1 1
Chapiteau de l'Espace Fontvieille, Fontvieille
W-TKO
2:03    ref: Isidro Rodriguez
Spinks was knocked down three times.

1978-12-15 Ibar Arrington 26 6 1
New Kingsmead Soccer Stadium, Durban
W-PTS
1978-05-26 Randy Stephens 10 3 0
Film Trust Arena, Johannesburg
W-PTS
1977-12-03 Johnny Boudreaux 20 2 1
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO
1977-10-29 Tom Prater 18 6 1
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W-RTD
1977-04-16 Mike Schutte 34 6 1
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg
W-PTS

1977-03-19 Pierre Fourie 52 6 1
Wembley Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO

1976-11-27 James Mathatho 12 4 1
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO

Coetzee is SA White champion while Mathatho is SA Non-White champion
1976-10-30 Kallie Knoetze 6 1 0
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W-PTS
1976-08-16 Mike Schutte 32 5 1
West Ridge Tennis Stadium, Durban
W-DQ

1976-07-17 Ron Stander 29 9 2
Film Trust Arena, Kensington, Johannesburg
W-RTD
1976-04-10 Jimmy Richards 26 10 4
Portuguese Hall, Johannesburg
W-TKO
2:35    ref: Stanley Christodoulou

1976-03-22 Hartmut Sasse 11 6 1
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W-PTS
Coetzee down in 1st
1976-02-28 Jimmy Richards 26 9 4
Wembley Ice Rink, Johannesburg
W-PTS
1975-10-27 Chris Roos 11 7 2
Wembley Ice Rink, Johannesburg
W-TKO
1975-06-27 Hennie Thoonen 5 3 0
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W-TKO
1975-06-07 Amedeo Laureti 6 5 1
Wembley Ice Rink, Johannesburg
W-PTS
1975-05-05 Hennie Thoonen 4 1 0
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W-PTS
1975-02-22 Steve Foley 13 14 2
Ellis Park Tennis Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO
1974-11-02 Kosie Oosthuizen 2 0 0
Badminton Hall, Showgrounds, Pretoria
W-KO
1974-10-26 Bert van Nikkelen
Kuyper
8 7 1
Rand Stadium, Johannesburg
W-KO
1974-09-14 Chris Roos 11 6 2
Portuguese Hall, Johannesburg
W-PTS