Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek, Namibia
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Indongo vs Marali?
Julius Indongo beat Zolani Marali by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 3rd October 2015 at Windhoek Country Club Resort in Windhoek.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Julius Indongo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Indongo vs Marali stats
Julius Indongo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Zolani Marali made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Marali had a slight advantage in power over Indongo, with a 54% knock out percentage over Indongo's 47%.
Julius Indongo was the younger man by 6 years, at 39 years old.
Both Julius Indongo & Zolani Marali fought out of a southpaw stance.
Indongo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 8 year and 5 months later than Marali, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 93 less professional rounds, 134 to Marali's 227.
Indongo vs Marali form
Indongo had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Ricky Burns on 15th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Lightweight and IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Eduard Troyanovsky on 3rd December 2016 by knockout in the 1st round in their IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had won against Fabian Lyimo on 6th August 2016 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek, Namibia.
Before that, he had beat Allan Kamote on 26th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek.
He had defeated Zolani Marali on 3rd October 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek.
Indongo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 3 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
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