On June 2, 1979 at Independence Stadium in Mmabatho, South Africa world heavyweight champion John Tate defended his title against Kallie Knoetze. Tate knocked Knoetze out in the 8th round. Offered here is an original first day cover made up for the event. Inside is an original card which profiles the fighters in English and Afrikaan. This is an original, unused first day cover. Includes stamps picturing both fighters. Not creased or torn. Clean front and back. Bold color and print. Dated 6-2-79. 4" x 7 1/2."