Photos from EFC 30

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  They say a picture is worth a thousand words, what about a thousand pictures? Honestly, don’t think my server would be able to store that though. Anyways, my home girl Lisa Burnell was able to attend EFC 30 with me Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Madge, Allen In Unforgettable Battle

Don Madge and Boyd Allen during their main event superfight, EFC 30

Johannesburg (South Africa) – Cape Town witnessed an unforgettable night of MMA when local superstar Don Madge and Johannesburg favourite Boyd Allen faced off in a superfight this evening. Their meeting promised a spectacular showing, and delivered even more at a sold out GrandWest Grand Continue reading

EFC 30: Live Play by Play

Don Madge Vs Boyd Allen

  UNDER CARD: Featherweight: Sinedile Manengela VS Nathan Fredericks RND 1: Both guys started off pretty aggressive, throwing hand and leg combos. Sinedile started a bull rush of punches causing Nathan to go for a double leg take down. Nathan turned towards the cage applied Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: HEADS CLASH AT WEIGH-IN

 Johannesburg (South Africa) – Thursday’s EFC 30 event took a step closer to the opening buzzer when the official weigh-in event took place today, at the GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World, Cape Town.  Superstar Don Madge and the unstoppable Boyd Allen from Johannesburg headline the Continue reading

EFC 30: One for the fans

EFC 30 Fight Card

I am starting to write this piece about 2 weeks out from EFC 30 and it is proving to be a rather difficult affair. We are looking at another 12 fight card headlined with a super figth at a catch Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: SOLDIERBOY MARCHES ON

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Johannesburg (South Africa) – EFC AFRICA returned to the Coca-Cola Dome for the middleweight title defense of legendary champion Garreth ‘Soldierboy’ McLellan on Thursday night. The champion retained his belt in a brief but furious encounter with challenger JP ‘Tinkerbell’ Kruger. Norman ‘Chef’ Wessels, a Continue reading

EFC 28: Live Play by Play

Norman Wessels and Gideon Drotschie face off

UNDER-CARD 1) FW – PIERRE BOTHA 63.9KG vs. LOURENS BOTES 63.9KG Let’s see how this one shapes up. Both these men usually fight at BW, but have both come in at 63.9kg Round 1: Well, if you appreciate good Bjj, you Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: It’s Game Time

Middleweight challenger JP ‘Tinkerbell’ Kruger (left) and champion Garreth ‘Soldierboy’ McLellan face off at today’s EFC AFRICA 28 weigh-in.

EFC AFRICA Middleweight Championship GARRETH McLELLAN VS. JP KRUGER PLUS NORMAN WESSELS vs. CHRIS DU PONT CHRISTOPHE WALRAVENS vs. BERNARDO MIKIXI BRENDON GROENEWALD vs.VANDAM MBUYI LEO GLOSS vs. IRSHAAD SAYED AND WADE HENDERSON vs. JASON CULVERWELL HANRU BOTHA vs. ALAIN ILUNGA IGEU KABESA vs. PIETIE COXEN SORS GROBBELAAR vs. ELVIS MOYO  REGIS MUYAMBO vs. TEXIER KABESA MARCEL Continue reading

EFC 28: Thoughts and Predictions

EFC 28 fight card

EFC have finalised the fight card for EFC 28 next week. As you can see above, there are many interesting fights and I am getting excited for this event. There are some pretty interesting matchups on this card. and a few Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: EFC KNOCKS OUT CAPE TOWN

Leon ‘Iron Lion’ Mynhardt after claiming the lighteweight title at  EFC AFRICA 25

Cape Town, South Africa – EFC AFRICA 25 exploded in the Mother City on Thursday night. 13 bouts took place at the GrandWest Arena, with Pretoria’s Leon ‘Iron Lion’ Mynhardt defeating Don ‘Magic Man’ for the lightweight title, and Cape Continue reading