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Zolani Tete vs. Nonito Donaire
The World Boxing Association Super World Bantamweight and the World Boxing Organization World Bantamweight titles will be on the line when Nonito Donaire (39-5, 25 knockouts) faces Zolani Tete (28-3, 21 knockouts) on April 27, 2019 at the Cajun Dome in Lafayette, Louisiana. This championship fight is scheduled for 12 rounds and can be seen on DAZN.
When: Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Where: Cajun Dome, Lafayette, Louisiana
Why: WBA and WBO World Bantamweight Title
Zolani Tete vs. Nonito Donaire
Certainly, Nonito Donaire is the far more recognizable name and figure in this bout but the fact that he is an underdog should garner plenty of attention. Tete has an impressive recent record of championship excellence that more than makes up for its lack of celebrity. But at +450 Donaire certainly makes for an attractive and capable underdog.
Bet Zolani Tete vs. Nonito Donaire
Opening Boxing Lines at Bookmaker Sportsbook - Zolani Tete ( -600 ) Vs. Nonito Donaire ( +450 ).
The currentboxing line has Zolani Tete as the boxing favorite at -600, meaning you have to risk $600 to win $100. Nonito Donaire is this fight’s underdog, that has value at +450, meaning that for every $100 bet you will win $450.
WBA and WBO World Bantamweight Title
Zolani Tete holds the World Boxing Organization World Bantamweight title and is ranked fourth in the world. Tete is 31 years old and is a native of South Africa where he still resides. Tete has a record of 28 wins and three losses with a total 21 of his 28 wins coming by knockout. Tete has been knocked out once in his career. Tete stands at five feet, nine inches tall with a reach of 72 inches and fights from a southpaw stance.
Nonito Donaire is 36 years old and holds the World Boxing Association Super World Bantamweight title. He is a native of the Philippines and now resides in San Leandro, California. Donaire is ranked third in the world and has a career record of 39-5 with a total of 25 knockout wins for his career. Donaire has suffered only one knockout loss as a pro. “The Filipino Flash” stands at five feet, seven and one half inches tall with a reach of 68 inches. Donaire fights from an orthodox stance.
Donaire has long been celebrated for his exceptional hand speed, this the title “Filipino Flash.” Beyond that hand speed is a punching power that is deceptively strong. Donaire is one of the most celebrated boxers in history with a total of eight world titles for his career. Donaire has won championships in four different weight classes.
Donaire last stepped into the ring on November 3, 2018 when he faced Ryan Burnett for the World Boxing Association super world bantamweight and vacant World Boxing Council diamond bantamweight titles. Donaire scored an RTD win in the fourth round in a bout that took place in the United Kingdom. It was a nice recovery for the Filipino Flash after he lost the fight before that on April 21, 2018 against Carl Frampton for the interim World Boxing Organization world featherweight title. The fight was a 12 round unanimous decision win for Frampton.
Zolani Tete last stepped into the ring on October 13, 2018 when he faced Mikhail Aloyan for the World Boxing Organization World bantamweight title. Tete scored a 12 round unanimous decision win, which was the third consecutive title defense by Tete.
Total Rounds Betting
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds. Check back later for the total rounds betting line. For example, if the total rounds betting line is Over 9.5 Rounds ( -170 ), that means that if you think the fight is going to go to at least 10 rounds for you to win your bet you would need to bet $170 to win $100. The Under 9.5 +Rounds ( +170 ), would mean you would need to risk $100 to win $170.
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