Mbulelo Botile

Mbulelo Botile
Real nameMbulelo Botile
Height5 ft 5.5 in (1.66 m)
NationalitySouth Africa South African
Born(1966-09-24) 24 September 1966 (age 50)
Duncan Village, East London South Africa
Boxing record
Total fights31
Wins by KO16


Mbulelo Botile (given birth to 23 July 1972 in Duncan Town, East London) is a past 2-time world champ boxer from South Africa. Botile was a global champ in 2 different pounds classes: bantamweight and featherweight.

Professional career

Botile turned pro in 1989 and won his initial twenty-one rounds, including fifteen right to place up a go on the IBF Bantamweight name against Harold Mestre in 1995. Botile gained with another –circular TKO. He effectively defended the name five situations before shedding the belt to Tim Austin in 1997, with a seventh-round TKO.Botile moved up in fat and in 2000 took in IBF Featherweight title-holder Paul Ingle, being successful the belt using a twelfth-round TKO. He dropped a choice in his initial defence against Frank Toledo in 2001 and transferred up to Super featherweight. He had taken on former champ Cassius Baloyi in 2002, shedding by an eleventh-round TKO. Botile retired following the reduction, but returned in 2005, and then end up being knocked out by Anthony Tshehla.Botile later on stated which the accidents caused to Paul Ingle, through the bout in 2000, had caused him such problems, that he previously never felt centered on boxing again.

Professional boxing record

Professional record brief summary 31 battles 27 wins 4 deficits By knockout 16 3 By decision 11 1 Pulls 0 Zero contests 0 Zero. Result Record Opponent Type Circular, time Date Area Notes 31 Reduction 27-4 Anthony Tshehla KO 7 (12), 1:33 Mar 11, 2005 Crazy Coast Sunlight, Mzamba, Eastern Cape, South Africa For WBA Skillet African Super featherweight name 30 Reduction 27-3 Cassius Baloyi KO 11 (12), 2:58 Oct 26, 2002 Carnival Town, Brakpan, Gauteng, South Africa For IBO Globe Super featherweight name 29 Reduction 27-2 Frank Toledo UD 12 Apr 6, 2001 Tx Station Casino, NEVADA, Nevada, USA Shed IBF Globe featherweight name 28 Get 27-1 Paul Ingle TKO 12 (12), 0:20 December 16, 2000 Sheffield Market, Sheffield, Yorkshire, UK Won IBF and IBOWorld featherweight titles