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Simpiwe Vetyeka

W L D
27 3 0
16 KOs 0 KOs
last 6


rating
ranking
bouts 30
rounds 210
KOs 53%
 
global ID 98924
US ID063767
aliasV12
born 1980-12-24 / age 34
debut2002-01-11 / age 21
divisionfeatherweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 7″   /   170cm
reach
67½″   /   172cm
residence
Duncan Village, Eastern Cape, South Africa
birth place
Mdantsane, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2014-12-12
Arturo Santos Reyes18 3 0
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Stanley Christodoulou   judges: Carlos Sucre Jr 120-108, Alan Matakane 120-111, Siphiwo Mbini 118-113
vacant WBA International featherweight title
2014-05-31
125½Nonito Donaire12632 2 0
Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China
LTD5/12
 L 
TD
5/12
  
time: 0:01   referee: Luis Pabon   judges: Raul Caiz Jr 46-49, Francisco Martinez 46-49, Levi Martinez 46-49
WBA Super World featherweight title (supervisor: Aurelio Fiengo)
Fight goes to the scorecards on the 5th round due to Donaire being unable to continue from a cut which was ruled by referee Luis Pabon at the end of Round 1 as caused by an accidental head clash
Vetyeka down once in Round 4.
2013-12-06
125½Chris John12648 0 3
Metro City, Northbridge, Western Australia, Australia
W RTD6/12
 W  
RTD
6/12
  
time: 3:00   referee: Gustavo Padilla   judges: Gloria Martinez 56-57, Takeo Harada 58-56, Chalerm Prayadsab 58-55
International Boxing Organization World featherweight title (supervisor: Kiate Sirigul)
WBA Super World featherweight title (supervisor: Yangsup Shim)
2013-04-14
126Daud Yordan125½30 2 0
Indoor Tennis Stadium, Jakarta, Indonesia
W TKO12/12
 W  
TKO
12/12
  
time: 2:12   referee: Phil Austin   judges: Adam Height 107-102, Steve Marshall 108-101, Cherdchaichanon Sricharat 107-102
International Boxing Organization World featherweight title (supervisor: Kiate Sirigul)
Yordan knocked down in 12th
2012-12-14
125½Sibusiso Khumalo125½4 8 1
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, Mdantsane, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
2012-06-04
121¾Klaas Mboyane120¼14 9 2
Sandton Convention Centre, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
LSD8/8
 L 
SD
8/8
  
 74-77 74-77 76-75
2011-07-02
Giovanni Caro22 8 4
Plaza De Toros El Paseo, San Luis Potosi, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Rocky Burke   judges: William Douglas 116-112, David Mendoza 116-112, Benjamin Rendon 116-112
WBC International super bantamweight title
WBC super bantamweight final eliminator
2011-02-25
120Roberto Carlos Leyva12527 12 1
Million Dollar Elm Casino, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
time: 2:32   referee: Gerald Ritter   judges: David SutherlandJason GreenwaltGary Ritter
Body shot
2009-07-11
118Eric Barcelona117¾48 15 5
Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr.   judges: Ace Makaluza 118-114, Dave Moretti 118-110, Bruce McTavish 117-111
vacant International Boxing Organization World bantamweight title
2008-08-16
118Nkosinathi Tshinavhe11514 3 2
Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO8/12
 W  
TKO
8/12
  
time: 2:27   referee: Andrew Smale
South African bantamweight title
2008-04-12
116½Nkqubela Gwazela116¼17 5 0
North-West University Sports Complex, Mafikeng, North-West, South Africa
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Tony Nyangiwe 116-111 113-112 118-111
South African bantamweight title
2007-12-14
117¾Lubabalo Msuthu1189 1 1
Nasrec Indoor Arena, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
W TKO8/12
 W  
TKO
8/12
  
time: 1:22   referee: Tony Nyangiwe
South African bantamweight title
2007-08-31
118Ebenezer Tumane116½19 12 2
James Motlatsi Hall, Klerksdorp, North-West, South Africa
W TKO2/12
 W  
TKO
2/12
  
time: 0:46   referee: Jaap Van Niewenhuizen
South African bantamweight title
2007-05-03
117¾Hozumi Hasegawa11821 2 0
Ariake Colosseum, Tokyo, JapanLUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Jose Guadalupe Garcia   judges: Duane Ford 112-116, David Sutherland 112-116, Victor Manuel Cervantes 113-115
WBC World bantamweight title
2006-12-09
117½Sakhumzi Bongwana117¾9 4 1
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, Mdantsane,East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO4/12
 W  
TKO
4/12
  
time: 0:46   referee: Loyiso Mtya
South African bantamweight title
2006-07-07
117½Siyabonga Nyanga115¾14 3 2
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Alan Matakane   judges: Lulama Mtya 120-110, Ace Makaluza 120-110, Andile Matika 120-108
South African bantamweight title
Nyanga was deducted a point for head-butts. Vetyeka is 24 at the time of this fight.
2005-12-02
117¾Wendy Mackenzie116¾5 1 0
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO8/12
 W  
TKO
8/12
  
time: 1:46   referee: Lulama Mtya
South African bantamweight title
Mackenzie is 7-1 prior to this fight.
2005-08-05
117¾Sakhumzi Bongwana1178 3 1
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 2:35
South African bantamweight title
2005-05-06
117¼Luthando Maqolo116½14 8 2
Centenary Hall, New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 2:02   referee: Ace Makaluza
South African bantamweight title
2005-02-04
117Khulile Makeba117¾20 3 1
Graceland Hotel Casino, Secunda, Mpumalanga, South Africa
W UD12/12
 W  
UD
12/12
  
referee: Cyril Gwiji   judges: Lizzy Thela 116-111, Wally Snowball 116-112, Jaap Van Niewenhuizen 116-113
South African bantamweight title
Makeba was down in the last rd.
2004-10-23
117¾Mzimkhulu Funde116½9 7 1
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
2004-07-31
117¾Bonile Ngcingane117½8 5 0
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
2004-02-21
118Zilindile Kafatyi115½6 5 1
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
2003-12-06
117½Siyabulela Ziqula1189 1 1
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
2003-04-05
117¾Mlungiseleli Jambela117¼1 1 1
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
2002-12-14
117½Phillip Stelle114¾2 1 0
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, Mdantsane,East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
2002-11-30
125½Yongama Jezile123¼1 0 0
Transkei University Atlanta Hall, Umtata, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
2002-08-18
118½Sithembile Mangweni1190 1 0
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, Mdantsane,East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
2002-03-24
114¾Msitheli Gxalathana114¾debut
Mdantsane Indoor Centre, Mdantsane,East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W TKO4/4
 W  
TKO
4/4
  
2002-01-11
114¾Lundi Mbozi115¾0 0 1
Orient Theatre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
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