PRESS RELEASE: SOLDIERBOY MARCHES ON

SOLDIERBOY-MARCHES-ON

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 27 Post Event Press Conference

EFC 27 post fight press conference

This video pretty much speaks for itself with EFC President Cairo Howarth and all the athletes answering the media’s questions after EFC27 last night.

Press Release: Mynhardt KO’s Naumann

Leon Mynhardt knocks Frederich Naumann out at EFC AFRICA 27

Johannesburg (South Africa) – EFC AFRICA’s first event of 2014 kicked off in sensational fashion at Carnival City’s Big Top Arena last night. Lightweight champion Leon Mynhardt defended his title, Nkazimulo Zulu was crowned the inaugural bantamweight champion, and stand-out youngster Dricus du Plessis earned himself the Continue reading

Press Release: THE ULTIMATE SHOWDOWN

Lightweight challenger Frederich Naumann stares down champion Leon Mynhardt at the EFC AFRICA 27 weigh-in.

Two titles on the line at EFC AFRICA 27 LEON MYNHARDT VS. FREDERICH NAUMANN NKAZIMULO ZULU VS. CHARLIE WEYER DONAVIN HAWKEY vs. DRICUS DU PLESSIS VANDAM MBUYI vs. BRENDAN GROENEWALD EFC AFRICA Lightweight Championship EFC AFRICA Bantamweight Championship PLUS FRASER 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

PRESS RELEASE: BAGATTIN CROWNED KING

Dino Bagattin (1)

New welterweight champion at EFC AFRICA 23   EFC AFRICA Heavyweight Championship ANDREW VAN ZYL VS. SORS GROBBELAAR & EFC AFRICA Welterweight Championship MICHIEL OPPERMAN VS. DINO BAGATTIN PLUS BOYD ALLEN vs. WESLEY HAWKEY MARTIN VAN STADEN vs. HENRY FADIPE Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: WARRIORS PRIMED FOR BATTLE

Sors Grobelaar & Andrew van Zyl face off

Double title threat at EFC AFRICA 23  EFC AFRICA Heavyweight Championship ANDREW VAN ZYL VS. SORS GROBBELAAR & EFC AFRICA Welterweight Championship MICHIEL OPPERMAN VS. DINO BAGATTIN PLUS BOYD ALLEN vs. WESLEY HAWKEY MARTIN VAN STADEN vs. HENRY FADIPE WILHELM Continue reading