Boxer Profile

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zolani tete

"Last Born"

27

Wins

3

Losses

0

Draws

70%

KO %
  • Stance: Orthodox
  • Age: 31
  • Date Of Birth: 8 Mar 1988
  • Height: 5.74 ft (1.75 m)
  • Reach: 72.05 inches (183 cm)
  • Country: South Africa
  • Universal ID : 59358
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zolani tete's next fight

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Nonito Donaire (34-5-0)

Sat, 27 Apr - 2019
12 round fight
Unknown
ring rust

Career Highlights

Zolani Tete started off his pro career aged 18 and currently has a record of 25-3-0. Tete now looks to build on the experience gained in his first 28 fights. The longest win streak that Tete has ever recorded was between May 2006 and February 2010 when it totaled 13 wins. Tete's longest KO streak is 8 fights long.


May 2006 - September 2010

Early Career

Getting rid of his debut fight nerves early, Tete took on Andile Solani in May 2006 and claimed a stoppage victory (round 1, TKO). Tete was the first person to have ever stopped Solani. Following on from his debut, Tete continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 14 fights. In this time he fought Xolani Ntese, Francis Miyeyusho and Vicky Tahumil to name just a few, fighting 5 times in 2006, 3 times in 2007 and 6 times through 2008, 2009 and 2010 in this period.


September 1st, 2010

Zolani Tete Vs Moruti Mthalane

Tete went into his next fight against Moruti Mthalane on September 1st, 2010 with a career record of 13 wins. Tete faced the first defeat of his career against Moruti Mthalane in the 5th round of a 12 round fight via TKO. Tete then went on to win a further 8 fights taking his record to 19 wins, 3 losses and 0 draw.


March 6th, 2015

Zolani Tete Vs Paul Butler

Tete kept his losses at 3 by beating Paul Butler on March 6th, 2015. Butler was stopped in the 8th round via TKO crowning Tete as the first person to stop this opponent.


September 4th, 2015

Zolani Tete Vs Diuhl Olguin

On September 4th, 2015, Tete went into action again and beat Diuhl Olguin taking the winning record to 21 wins. Tete was the first person to stop Diuhl Olguin and he did it in the 8th round via TKO. Taking his record to 22-3-0. Tete then went on to win his next fight against Jether Oliva.


March 12th, 2016

Zolani Tete Vs Jose Gonzalez

Jose Gonzalez was the next fight for Tete on March 12th, 2016 and also his next career win. Becoming the first person to stop Jose Gonzalez, Tete beat Gonzalez via TKO in the 7th round of a 12 round fight.


June 4th, 2016

Zolani Tete Vs Victor Ruiz

Tete went into his next career fight with a record of 23-3-0 and took this to 24 wins with a win against Victor Ruiz on June 4th, 2016. Becoming the 3rd fighter to stop Ruiz, Tete beat Ruiz via TKO in the 7th round of a 12 round fight.


Latest Fight

Zolani Tete added another win to his record by beating Arthur Villanueva on April 22nd, 2017, upping his record to 25 wins. Tete became only the 2nd person to defeat Arthur Villanueva in his 31 long fight career, taking his win tally to 25 via the judges decision (UD, round 12).

zolani tete opponents

UD
Sat, 21 Apr - 2018
round 12 of 12
Unknown
southpaw
KO

Siboniso Gonya (0-0-0)

Sat, 18 Nov - 2017
round 1 of 12
Unknown
UD Arthur Villanueva boxer image
Sat, 22 Apr - 2017
round 12 of 12
Unknown
TKO

Victor Ruiz (17-5-0)

Sat, 4 Jun - 2016
round 7 of 12
Unknown
-1.0 lbs southpaw
TKO

Jose Gonzalez (21-5-0)

Sat, 12 Mar - 2016
round 7 of 12
Unknown
+1.8 lbs
UD

Jether Oliva (23-4-2)

Fri, 18 Dec - 2015
round 12 of 12
Unknown
TKO

Diuhl Olguin (10-5-3)

Fri, 4 Sep - 2015
round 8 of 12
Unknown
+1.2 lbs
TKO Paul Butler boxer image

Paul Butler (17-1-0)

Fri, 6 Mar - 2015
round 8 of 12
Unknown
+1.0 lbs
UD

Teiru Kinoshita (19-1-1)

Fri, 18 Jul - 2014
round 12 of 12
Unknown
+1.0 lbs southpaw

zolani tete KNOCKOUTS AND POWER

70%
KNOCKOUT %
74%
POWER
70%
CHIN/BODY

zolani tete results


TKO (40%)
KO (30%)
UD (20%)
RTD (3.3%)
SD (3.3%)
MD (3.3%)

zolani tete statistics

12.43%

Round KO Percentage

169

Rounds boxed

1

Been Stopped

21

Opponents Stopped

3.33%

Been KO'd Percentage

0.59%

Been KO'd Round Percentage

5.2

Average Winning Round

9.7

Average Losing Round

Opponent Statistics

610

Total Fight Count

52%

Power Average

52%

Punch Resistance

Best Wins

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