Originally Posted by Titan1
Page earned his #1 ranking with his defeats of Tillis, Snipes, and Larry Frazier, and by the end of the year, was also #1 for Coetzee's belt.
Exactly, Page beat Snipes in an eliminator
for the right to be Holmes mandatory defense, which he was due to make. Snipes he beat the well regarded Berbick and put him out of the picture. Page had beaten Tillis.