PRESS RELEASE: Pena Enters The History Books

Demarte ‘The Wolf’ Pena made history at EFC 31

Johannesburg (South Africa) – Tonight’s EFC 31 event at the Coca-Cola Dome, Johannesburg, was one for the record books. Headlining the evening was the title bout between bantamweight champion Nkazimulo ‘Zuluboy’ Zulu and challenger Demarte ‘The Wolf’ Pena, in which Pena Continue reading

EFC 31: Live Play by Play

  Bout 1: Featherweight boutSizwe Mnikathi VS Tumisang Madiba  Round 1: Well… one wouldn’t say that they’re both debutants!! From an early striking exchange, they went to ground, with the dominance changing from Madiba with an atempted RNC & then an Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Pena Aiming For Greatness

Demarte PENA weigh in EFC 31

Johannesburg (South Africa) – Fight fans converged at Johannesburg’s Coca-Cola Dome for the EFC 31 weigh-in event today, July 02, ahead of EFC 31: Zulu vs. Pena, taking place at the same venue tomorrow night. All eyes were on Angolan Demarte ‘The Continue reading

EFC 31 – Bantamweight fights many, so wow!

Smacktalk vs Muay Guy EFC31 Predictions

So EFC 30 was an amazing event, that I can’t believe any fan didn’t enjoy regardless of the results. It simply was just a fantastic experience to be a part of. However, here in lies the issue of a great Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: ‘HERCULEEZ’ TAMES THE ‘LION’

EFC Africa 29

Nigeria crowns its first EFC AFRICA champion Johannesburg, South Africa – An unforgettable double milestone was set at Carnival City last night, when Nigeria’s Henry ‘Herculeez’ Fadipe, fighting out of Ireland, won both countries their first ever EFC AFRICA championship Continue reading

EFC 29: Live Play by Play

Henry Fadipe and welterweight champion Dino Bagattin (right), face-off

UNDER-CARD 1) MBULELO SWEKILE 65.5kg vs. TYSON CHELIN 65.75kg Round 1: They started out by trading, with Chelin mostly keeping Swekile at bay. When they went to ground, it was Chelin again, who dominated, but he narrowly escaped a guilotine Continue reading

Press Release: “IT’S SHOWTIME!”

Henry Fadipe and welterweight champion Dino Bagattin (right), face-off

Bagattin’s run out of patience, EFC AFRICA 29 tomorrow EFC AFRICA Welterweight Championship DINO BAGATTIN VS. HENRY FADIPE BRENDON KATZ vs. BAREND NIENABER JEREMY SMITH vs. MICHIEL OPPERMAN ALEXANDER CHEBOUB vs. WADE GROTH PETER NYIDE vs. GARETH BUIRSKI FRANCOIS GROENEWALD Continue reading

Looking toward EFC 29

EFC 29 Fight card

EFC 29 is upon us in 2 days and weigh ins tomorrow. I imagine all eyes from the international MMA communities are watching after the first 2 events from this year and with good reason. Regardless of who is to Continue reading

The Badlands Combat Sports Radio Show talks EFC 28

Sors vs Elvis

Yesterday afternoon Billy from Badlands Combat Sports Radio Show contacted me if I was interested in discussing some of the bouts from EFC 28 especially the more controversial ones. I was more than happy to oblige  and give me views Continue reading

Finish Friday 38 – Illegal Blows

Christopher Walravens vs Bernardo Mkixi

If you missed what happened last night at EFC28 you can read our live play by play. While I was not personally in attendance, we had our trusty reporter @OctoGreek and his many limbs covering the event live for you guys. Continue reading