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

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

Live results for EFC 25

EFC 25 Banner

I am gonna try something a little different to what we are used to in SA. I will be posting a description of the rounds as they happen here. This will hopefully be able to give a more detailed description Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: SPARKS FLY AT GRANDWEST

DON MADGE VS. LEON MYNHARDT face off during the EFC 25 Weigh-in.(Photo by Anton Geyser / EFC Africa 2013)

In my own words all I am going to say is I am super excited for this tonight. and scroll down to the bottom to watch the full weigh in video from yesterday in case you missed it. So much Continue reading

Some thoughts leading up to EFC25

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I have not done one of these in a while and since this is the quarter century event for EFC it is kind of appropriate. While the hype might not seem has big leading up to this event as the Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: SOLDIERBOY BACK ON TOP

10 October - SOLDIERBOY BACK ON TOP

Pena retains his featherweight title a record fifth time EFC AFRICA Middleweight Championship JEREMY SMITH VS. GARRETH MCLELLAN & EFC AFRICA Featherweight Championship DEMARTE PENA VS. ALAIN ILUNGA PLUS RUAN POTTS vs. RICKY MISHOLAS BRENDON KATZ vs. GARETH BUIRSKI JC Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: AFRICA’S GIANTS COLLIDE

09 October - AFRICA¹S GIANTS COLLIDE

Double title threat at EFC AFRICA 24   EFC AFRICA Middleweight Championship JEREMY SMITH VS. GARRETH MCLELLAN & EFC AFRICA Featherweight Championship DEMARTE PENA VS. ALAIN ILUNGA PLUS RUAN POTTS vs. RICKY MISHOLAS BRENDON KATZ vs. GARETH BUIRSKI JC LAMPRECHT Continue reading