The Badlands Combat Sports Radio Show talks EFC 28

Sors vs Elvis

Yesterday afternoon Billy from Badlands Combat Sports Radio Show contacted me if I was interested in discussing some of the bouts from EFC 28 especially the more controversial ones. I was more than happy to oblige  and give me views 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

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

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: 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

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