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: 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

PRESS RELEASE: FANGZZ SCORES STUNNING VICTORY

12 December - FANGZZ SCORES STUNNING VICTORY - Press

Johannesburg, South Africa – The final EFC AFRICA event of 2013 delivered exceptional action at the Coca-Cola Dome on Thursday night. No doubt fired up by the return to the iconic venue, all the athletes fought out of their skins Continue reading

EFC 26: Live results and play by play

Ruan potts vs ANdrew van Zyl

13) Main Event – Heavyweight Title Fight – ANDREW VAN ZYL VS. RUAN POTTS Round 1: That took all of 44 seconds!!! one hip toss, followed by an arm bar!!! Game over!!! The NEW Heavyweight Champ is Ruan Fanggz Potts!!!! Continue reading

EFC 26 Fight Card

EFC 26 FULL FIGHT CARD

EFC AFRICA Heavyweight Championship ANDREW VAN ZYL VS. RUAN POTTS PLUS ADAM SPEECHLY vs. HENRY FADIPE LIAM CLELAND vs. JASON CULVERWELL MATTHEW BUIRSKI vs. ABDUL HASSAN ALAIN ILUNGA vs. PETER NYIDE AND FRANCOIS GROENEWALD vs. DONNOVAN WILKEN BRUNO MUKULU vs. Continue reading