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Vusi Malinga boxer

Vusi Malinga image
Status inactive
Division bantamweight
Height 5′ 7″/170cm
Reach 71″/180cm
Debut 2000-02-20
Born 1979-10-29
Nationality South Africa
Residence Katlehong, Gauteng, South Africa
bouts
28
won
21
lost
6
draw
1
bouts
28
won
21
lost
6
draw
1
Status inactive
Division bantamweight
Height 5′ 7″/170cm
Reach 71″/180cm
Debut 2000-02-20
Born 1979-10-29
Nationality South Africa
Residence Katlehong, Gauteng, South Africa

Vus'Umuzi Malinga (born 29 October 1979), best known as Vusi Malinga, is a South African professional boxer. He has challenged three times for a bantamweight world title, in 2009, 2012 and 2013.

Vus'Umuzi Malinga (born 29 October 1979), best known as Vusi Malinga, is a South African professional boxer. He has challenged three times for a bantamweight world title, in 2009, 2012 and 2013.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Oct. 25, 2014 Gavin McDonnell WWWWWD Ice Arena, Hull vacant World Boxing Organisation Inter-Continental Super Bantamweight

LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 21, 2013 Stuart Hall LWLWWW First Direct Arena, Leeds LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 23, 2013 Diarh Gabutan WWWWWW Carnival City Casino, Brakpan WIN
Unanimous decision
June 2, 2012 Leo Santa Cruz WWWWWW Home Depot Center, Carson LOSS
Unanimous decision
Oct. 30, 2010 Michael Domingo WWWWWW North West University Hall, Mafikeng WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 25, 2009 Fadhili Majiha WWWWWW Nasrec Indoor Arena, Johannesburg WIN
KO
March 12, 2009 Hozumi Hasegawa WWWWWW World Memorial Hall, Kobe LOSS
Technical knockout
June 12, 2008 Veeraphol Sahaprom WWWWWW Bodindecha School, Bang Kruai WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 30, 2007 Sergio Victor Caruso WWWWLW Carousel Casino, Hammanskraal World Boxing Council International Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 24, 2007 Alberto Rossel WWWWLW Nasrec Indoor Arena, Johannesburg World Boxing Council International Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 2, 2007 Jerope Mercado WWWWWL Nasrec Indoor Arena, Johannesburg World Boxing Council International Bantamweight

DRAW
Points
March 31, 2006 Andrey Kostin WLWWLW Wembley Indoor Arena, Johannesburg World Boxing Council International Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 30, 2005 Nkosinathi Tshinavhe WWWWWW Graceland Hotel Casino, Secunda WIN
KO
July 30, 2004 Siyabonga Nyanga LWWLWW Orlando Community Center, Soweto South African Bantamweight

WIN
Split-decision
April 30, 2004 Joel Bauya DWWWWD Nasrec Indoor Arena, Johannesburg World Boxing Council International Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 31, 2003 Lindile Somthi WWLWDW Wembley Indoor Arena, Johannesburg South African Bantamweight

vacant World Boxing Council International Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
May 30, 2003 Siyabonga Nyanga WWWLWW Wembley Indoor Arena, Johannesburg South African Bantamweight

WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 4, 2002 Zolani Msolo WLWWLW Caesar's Palace, Kempton Park South African Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
July 27, 2002 Cedric Conway WWWWWW Carnival City, Brakpan South African Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 22, 2002 Moses Malebye LLLWLW Portuguese Hall, Johannesburg Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Oct. 14, 2001 Mzwandile Zangqa LLWWDL Graceland Hotel Casino, Secunda Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
KO
Aug. 6, 2001 Alfred Sebaka LLWLLL Caesar's Palace, Kempton Park Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
June 24, 2001 Elias Skosana WDLW Graceland Hotel Casino, Secunda Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
Points
May 5, 2001 Jacob Mohlabi WLWL Kopanong Hall, Benoni Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
Points
March 25, 2001 Bethuel Machedi LLWLLL Sam Hlalele Hall, Tembisa Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Nov. 12, 2000 Sonnyboy Magazi W Graceland Hotel Casino, Secunda Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

LOSS
Points
April 15, 2000 Sekete Kolisang WW Saul Tsotetsi Sports Centre , Sebokeng Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 20, 2000 Godfrey Takalani W Wembley Indoor Arena, Johannesburg Vacant Gauteng Bantamweight

LOSS
Points