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Zolani Petelo

W L D
17 5 2
9 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 24
rounds 162
KOs 38%
 
global ID 5077
born 1975-09-21
debut1993-04-03 / age 17
divisionminimumweight
stancesouthpaw
height5′ 6″   /   168cm
reach
68″   /   173cm
residence
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
birth place
Zwide,Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2005-12-17
114¼Nkosana Sobethu11514 9 2
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
 74-77 74-77 74-77
2005-05-06
115¼Zolile Mbityi11325 11 3
Centenary Hall, New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
LMD8/8
 L 
MD
8/8
  
 77-77 76-78 76-78
2001-09-29
107Ricardo Lopez10750 0 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LKO8/12
 L 
KO
8/12
  
time: 1:32   referee: Arthur Mercante   judges: Robert Gilson 64-68, George Colon 64-68, Steve Weisfeld 62-70
IBF World light flyweight title
Ricardo "Finito" Lopez officially announced his retirement at an emotional press conference 2002-11-28 in Mexico City
This was the last bout as referee for the 81yr old Mercante
2001-04-22
110Roberto Gomez10813 5 0
Carnival City, Brakpan, Gauteng, South Africa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
 78-75 78-76 77-74
2000-06-02
105Mickey Cantwell10514 5 1
Stour Centre, Ashford, Kent, United Kingdom
W TKO8/12
 W  
TKO
8/12
  
time: 0:59   referee: Dave Parris   judges: Roy Francis 67-65, Stanley Christodoulou 68-64, Richard Green 68-64
IBF World minimumweight title
1999-12-03
104½Juanito Rubillar104¼16 6 5
Bushfield Leisure Centre, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Dave Parris   judges: Hilton Whitaker III 118-110, Stanley Christodoulou 115-114, Roy Francis 118-112
IBF World minimumweight title
1999-05-29
105Eric Jamili103¾13 7 1
Carousel Casino, Hammanskraal, Gauteng, South Africa
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 1:21   referee: Clement Martin   judges: Hilton Whitaker IIIStuart WinstonAlfred Buqwana
IBF World minimumweight title
1998-07-04
104½Carmelo Caceres104¼15 2 3
Carousel Casino, Hammanskraal, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
referee: Lulama Mtya
IBF World minimumweight title
1998-03-21
105Faisol Akbar103¾10 3 2
Carousel Casino, Hammanskraal, Gauteng, South Africa
W SD12/12
 W  
SD
12/12
  
referee: Stanley Christodoulou   judges: Clement Martin 118-110, Remigio Ruggeri 115-113, Mohamed Binsjesch 113-115
IBF World minimumweight title
1997-12-27
105Ratanapol Sor Vorapin10534 2 1
Provincial Military Stadium, Songkhla, Thailand
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 2:00   referee: Billy Males   judges: Bunruang Thakamfoo 27-30, Jacob Limahelu 28-29, Alfred Buqwana 28-29
IBF World minimumweight title
1997-09-27
109¼Mnyamezeli Shosha108¼7 4 0
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1997-04-20
105Neo Seboka104½4 1 0
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1996-10-19
104Lindi Memani103¾19 7 3
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
LKO10/12
 L 
KO
10/12
  
referee: Thabo Spampool
South African minimumweight title
1996-07-14
103¾Xola Made1056 7 1
Kwazakhele New Daku Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO6/8
 W  
KO
6/8
  
1996-02-18
104¼Mawanda Sineko103½6 0 0
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1995-04-30
104Kholisile Nyanda4 4 2
Centenary Hall, New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1994-08-07
102Xolani Sithhole1 5 2
Kwazakhele New Daku Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1994-06-12
104Zolile Ngantweni5 5 1
Kwazakhele New Daku Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
judges: Ace Makaluza 76-76, Ronnie Madinda 79-76, Mthunzi Mapitza 77-79
1994-02-27
103Fezile Ngalo4 4 4
Kwazakhele New Daku Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Mthunzi Mapitza   judges: Ace Makaluza 76-78, Ronnie Madinda 77-77, Prince Mbambaza 78-75
1993-10-31
104Butana Kate1032 4 2
Kwazakhele New Daku Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
1993-09-05
100Joseph Nimrod0 5 0
Iqhayiya Tech School Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1993-07-04
102Goodman Nketyana1 0 0
Iqhayiya Tech School Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
1993-05-23
102Sifundo Nyoka109debut
Iqhayiya Tech School Hall, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1993-04-03
104Xola Made1 1 0
Centenary Hall, New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
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