Completed Boxing Bout

Ilunga Makabu vs. Thabiso Mchunu II

Main Event | WBC World Cruiserweight Title | 200 lbs

Ilunga Makabu defeats Thabiso Mchunu via 12 Round Decision

Ilunga "Junior" Makabu
Thabiso "The Rock" Mchunu

Round 12

Ilunga Makabu Thabiso Mchunu

"Junior" "The Rock"

29-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   22-6-0
  Last 5 Fights  
-130 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +115 (Near Even)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Democratic Republic Of Congo   Nationality   South Africa
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa   Fighting out of   Cato Ridge, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
34 years, 4 weeks   Age at Fight   33 years, 10 months, 3 weeks, 4 days
197.0 lbs (89.4 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   198.5 lbs (90.0 kgs)
6'0" (183cm)   Height   5'11" (180cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   72.5" (184cm)
Makabu vs. Mchunu
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Makabu vs. Mchunu: Return to Greatness
  • Date: Saturday 01.29.2022 at 09:00 PM ET
  • Referee:
  • Venue: W. D Packard Music Hall
  • Enclosure: Ring
  • Location: Warren, Ohio, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 200 lbs (90.7 kg)
  • TV Commentary:
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Makabu Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Mchunu Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: WBC World Cruiserweight Title
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Makabu
  • Sport: Boxing
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Makabu vs. Mchunu II Fight Predictions

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Event Discussion


01.29.2022 | 9:43 PM ET

Haha, yes, yes we do!


01.29.2022 | 9:53 PM ET

Well I got the Henfy fight wrong so maybe I don’t know my **** 😂

01.30.2022 | 12:08 AM ET

Haha. Just as predicted. Mchunu totally outboxes Makabu all fight but Don King paid the judges and Makabu gets the decision!!!


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