1979 John Tate v Kallie Knoetze on-site program
On 2nd June 1979 John Tate defeated South African local Kallie Knoetze at the Independence Stadium, Mmabatho. Knoeteze was halted in the eighth round of what was an eliminator to fight for the WBA Heavyweight Championship. Four months later Tate would defeat another South African, Gerry Coetzee, to win the title in Pretoria. This scarce official program is in VG condition. The date is written on the front cover. Small corner crease lower left. The original owner has scored the fights with notes. There is also an old tape mark on the left page of the scorecard.