Local gym dominates EFC

2016-06-01 06:00
Coach Morné giving Wesley Hawkey the last couple of instructions before the fight start Photo: supplied

Coach Morné giving Wesley Hawkey the last couple of instructions before the fight start Photo: supplied

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WESLEY Hawkey, Morné Swanepoel team MMA fighter, won his main card fight in the first round by knocking out Brendan Katz in front of a sold-out Carnival City in Johannesburg recently.

This win places Hawkey as top contender in the division. Swanepoel is known to produce champions, having the first EFC champion to come from his team.
The next EFC event will be held on 17 June at Sun City featuring three Swanepoel fighters.

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