Moruti Mthalane Profile
What is Moruti Mthalane's Record?
Moruti Mthalane's record currently stands at 39 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws.
Of those 39 wins, he's stopped 26 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 67%.
Of his 2 loses, he's been stopped 2 times.
He's boxed a total of 248 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 6 rounds on average.
What was Mthalane's last fight?
Moruti Mthalane's last fight took place against Akira Yaegashi's on 23rd Dec 2019, in Kanagawa, Japan. He won by technical knockout in the 9th round. That fight was 7 months and 21 days ago.
What belts does Moruti Mthalane hold?
He won a vacant IBF World Flyweight belt against Muhammad Waseem, beating him by unanimous decision after 12 rounds on 15th July 2018. He has held this belt for a total of 458 days (1 year and 3 months) and has defended the belt 3 times. His last mandatory challenger for this belt was Masayuki Kuroda, who he defeated by unanimous decision after 12 rounds, on 13th May 2019. This was 1 year and 3 months ago.
Where is Moruti Mthalane From?
Mthalane was born in South Africa.
How Old Is Moruti Mthalane?
The flyweight is currently 37 years old. He was born on 6th October 1982, so he will turn 38 in 1 month and 23 days.
How long has Mthalane been fighting?
Moruti Mthalane made his professional debut in December 2000, so he has been a pro for 19 years and 8 months.
How good is Moruti Mthalane?
Mthalane is currently ranked 2nd by the The Ring at Flyweight.
How tall is Moruti Mthalane?
Mthalane is 5' 5" (5 Foot and 5 inches) which is 166cm (1 meter and 66 centimetres).
What is Mthalane's Reach?
His reach is 66.5 inches (66.5") which is 169cm (1 meter and 69 centimetres).
What stance does Moruti Mthalane use?
Mthalane fights from a traditional orthodox stance, which means he favours his right hand as his power hand when fighting.
What are some potential opponents for Moruti Mthalane?
Some potential future fights for Mthalane include Julio Cesar Martinez, Charlie Edwards and Kosei Tanaka.
How can I stream Moruti Mthalane's Fight?
In the US you can usually stream Moruti Mthalane's fights via ESPN+.
What are some recent Moruti Mthalane results?
Mthalane has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Masayuki Kuroda on 13th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Previous to that, he had defeated Masahiro Sakamoto on 31st December 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Wynn Palace Cotai, Macao, China.
Going into that contest, he had beat Muhammad Waseem on 15th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Before that, he had won against Genisis Libranza on 28th April 2017 by knockout in the 4th round at South Africa, Cape Town, United States.
He had beat Renz Rosia on 12th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Olive Convention Centre, Durban, South Africa.