Du Plessis cools ‘Champion’ bout talk

2019-01-22 11:33

Dricus du Plessis’s proposed superfight with Dalcha Lungiambula looks to have fallen through.

Michael sets sights on EFC gold

2019-01-11 13:30

Luke Michael says he will make his return at EFC 78 in Cape Town on Saturday, April 13 and has vowed to claim the welterweight belt this year.

Buys v Biko for undisputed honours

2019-01-09 11:54

EFC bantamweight king JP Buys will battle interim champion Luthando Biko for undisputed honours at GrandWest Arena in Cape Town on Saturday, April 13.

Potts open to Austin showdown

2018-12-14 09:51

Former EFC heavyweight king Ruan Potts says he is up for the challenge of fighting Stuart Austin fresh off the Englishman’s sensational first-round demolition of Andrew van Zyl.

EFC legend explains reasons for calling it a day

2018-12-12 11:55

South African mixed martial arts legend Andrew van Zyl has explained his decision to retire from fighting.

Madge broadcasts SA pride to Helwani

2018-12-11 22:45

South African MMA star Don Madge feels a responsibility to build on the exploits of Garreth McLellan and company in the UFC.

Penco ready for EFC 76 headline bout

2018-12-07 11:02

EFC women’s strawweight champion Chiara Penco insists she is ready for her maiden title defence against late-notice opponent Karolina Wójcik in Pretoria.

Da Rocha admits to altitude concern

2018-12-05 10:12

Jose da Rocha admits fighting Conrad Seabi on short notice at high altitude is a concern, hence pacing will be an important factor in their tussle at EFC 76 in Pretoria.

Austin changes it up for Van Zyl scrap

2018-12-03 15:07

Stuart Austin has made some big changes ahead of facing former two-time EFC heavyweight champion Andrew van Zyl at Time Square in Pretoria.

'One Gear''s days inside the hexagon 'almost up'

2018-12-03 14:53

EFC legend and former heavyweight champion Andrew van Zyl says his “time is almost up” in professional mixed martial arts.


Buys confirms Brave exit after 1 fight

2019-01-21 11:37

EFC bantamweight king JP Buys has left Brave Combat Federation after a single outing for the Bahrain-based organisation.

Hughes targets title-fight eliminator

2019-01-09 12:00

English lightweight Gavin Hughes says there is a good chance he will be on the first EFC card of the year in a title-shot eliminator.

Dricus du Plessis to face Polish star at KSW 47

2018-12-17 20:40

South African MMA star Dricus du Plessis will face Poland’s Borys Mankowski at KSW 47 next March at the Atlas Arena in Lodz.

10 events scheduled for EFC's 10th year

2018-12-14 09:43

Kicking off the season in March and running monthly through to mid-December, 2019 will be the year to remember.

Madge broadcasts SA pride to Helwani

2018-12-11 22:52

South African MMA star Don Madge feels a responsibility to build on the exploits of Garreth McLellan and company in the UFC.

Poland's Wojcik dethrones 'Beastie Barbie'

2018-12-10 10:47

EFC’s final event of the year took place at the Time Square Sun Arena in Pretoria on Saturday, with two EFC titles changing hands.

Vanderaa wary of 'Fangzz''s submission threat

2018-12-06 12:45

Jared Vanderaa is unsure if he can out-grapple former EFC heavyweight champion Ruan Potts, but believes he is the better striker.

Van Staden v Cummins for vacant belt

2018-12-05 09:30

Former EFC lightweight champion Martin van Staden will battle Englishman Joe Cummins for the vacant belt in the promotion’s first event of 2019.

Roets looking to throw down at EFC 76

2018-12-03 15:02

EFC featherweight prospect Roedie Roets is approaching his showdown with Sindile Manengela with an open mind as he looks to continue his rise in the division.

Seabi salutes Zulu Boy and Biko

2018-11-30 07:50

EFC welterweight contender Conrad Seabi says it’s tough for someone from the location to rise to the top in SA mixed martial arts.

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