Ximba, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Birthdate: March 4, 1988
Nickname: The Rock
Thabiso grew up watching his father, who was also a boxer, and would mirror his fathers moves. By the time he was 8 years old and started officially boxing, he has already transitioned from starting as a right-handed fighter to becoming a southpaw.
He has been refered to as the 'Floyd Mayweather in a 200-pound frame'
7 of Mchunu's first 8 bouts all ended in knockout victories
When Thabiso is not training for a fight, he does some modeling and also recording his own hip hop music
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Turned Pro: 2007
Average rounds boxed per fight
Record in 10 rounds or more
Record: 17-2-0, 11KO
Number of losses as amateur
Number of fights as amateur
THABISO "THE ROCK" MCHUNU
NABF Cruiserweight Title
WBA Pan African Cruiserweight Title
first round KOs