Gerrie Coetzee began his professional boxing career on September 14, 1974. He failed in his first two attempts to win the heavyweight title losing to John Tate in 1979 and to Mike Weaver in 1980. He won the WBA World Heavyweight Title on September 23, 1983 stopping Michael Dokes in the 10th round of their fight in Atlantic City. Offered here is a signed photo of Gerrie Coetzee. Comes with a Jim Stinson LOA who did the signing on December 11, 1993 in Irvine, California. This is a black & white, 8" x 10" photo of Coetzee in training. Boldly signed in black sharpie. Clean. Bold, clear image. Not creased or torn.