Press Release: Speechly & Allen Claim Gold

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Johannesburg (South Africa) – EFC 32: Fadipe vs. Speechly and Allen vs. Nienabar took place at the Carnival City Big Top Arena tonight, and will be long remembered as a night packed with sensational fights.Two title fights co-headlined the event. Nigerian Continue reading

EFC 32: Live Play by Play

EFC 32 fight card

Bout 1 : Bantamweight:  Oumpie Sebeko VS Boney Bukaka 60.60kg Round 1: Sebeko kicked off his debut with a bang…or rather a banging, laying into Bukaka with abandon!! Bukaka weathered the storm though & had the edge on the ground. Continue reading

Press Release: “I am Herculeez”

EFC AFRICA 32 WEIGH-IN EVENT

Johannesburg, South Africa – Today’s EFC 32 weigh-in delivered a special treat for fight fans, who converged on Johannesburg’s Carnival City to see the stars of tomorrow night hit the scale, and face off for the first time. EFC 32 Continue reading

Prediction Fiction – EFC 32

Prediction Fiction efc 32

Hello again fight fans, it is nearly time for EFC 32. We are coming up on an interesting card this time round. While looking at the first 6 cards every fight has at least 1 debutant, this shouldn’t really mean 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

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