A 26-year-old South African cagefighter knocked his opponent out with a masterful front kick, then celebrated by pretending to shoot him in the face

2019-08-13 14:42

South African cagefighter Asiashu Tshitamba produced a stunning knockout at EFC 81, but sparked controversy with his celebration.

Vanderaa open to Austin showdown

2019-03-22 13:31

EFC heavyweight champion Jared Vanderaa says fans can expect “a wild show” if he gets to square off with Stuart Austin.

Cummins willing to face Commanda Boy

2019-03-19 14:31

Newly-minted EFC lightweight champion Joe Cummins is willing to face Alain ‘Commanda Boy’ Ilunga in his first title defence.

Champion, Zulu scoop top EFC awards

2019-03-14 13:59

Dalcha Lungiambula and Nkazimulo Zulu were among the big winners at the EFC’s annual awards ceremony in Pretoria.

Who deserves top EFC award?

2019-03-13 07:30

A closer look at the seven finalists for the EFC Athlete of the Year award.

Botha: Roets no match in wrestling

2019-03-11 13:22

Former EFC featherweight title challenger Pierre Botha is adamant he is the superior wrestler to highly-touted contender Roedi Roets.

Voting opens for EFC awards

2019-03-09 15:57

The EFC have opened voting for their annual awards ceremony.

Misholas: Jared’s belt belongs in Africa

2019-03-05 14:41

The DRC’s Ricky Misholas expects to strike a blow for African pride against EFC heavyweight champion, American Jared Vanderaa.

Austin wants a piece of Potts

2019-03-01 13:26

Stuart Austin wants a piece of former EFC heavyweight king Ruan Potts, but may have to make do with a title shot instead.

Dalcha opens the door for Drotschie

2019-02-27 13:47

Dalcha ‘Champion’ Lungiambula’s move to the UFC could see Gideon Drotschie soon challenge for the EFC light heavyweight crown again.


Ladies battle in Women's Month at EFC 81

2019-07-25 12:57

Two recently signed female fighters will be part of EFC 81 during National Women’s Month in August.

Kalunda refuses to defend, stripped of title

2019-03-20 10:34

Recently crowned EFC welterweight champion Gunther Kalunda has been stripped of his title.

Van Staden: Fighting’s in my blood

2019-03-19 14:27

South African MMA legend Martin van Staden has no intention of slowing down after missing out on reclaiming lightweight gold on the weekend.

Austin in no rush for title shot

2019-03-14 09:26

Stuart Austin wants one more fight before challenging for the EFC heavyweight title, even though he could be next in line.

Cris Cyborg touches down in SA

2019-03-11 13:31

MMA icon and former UFC women’s featherweight champion ‘Cris Cyborg’ has touched down in South Africa.

Vanderaa: I’m champion for a reason

2019-03-11 12:51

EFC heavyweight king Jared Vanderaa says he will take requests from fans on how to dispatch veteran Ricky Misholas at Pretoria’s Time Square on Saturday.

EFC legend retires from MMA ring

2019-03-06 12:42

EFC stalwart Francois ‘Franaconda’ Groenewald has announced his retirement from professional mixed martial arts.

I’m the EFC’s next Dalcha - Smith

2019-03-04 14:53

Justin Smith believes he is “the next ‘Champion’ Dalcha of the EFC”.

Joshua keen on fight with 'damn good' Englishman

2019-02-28 11:20

Former EFC flyweight title challenger Gary Joshua is in talks to face Englishman Coner Hignett at GrandWest Arena in Cape Town on April 13.

What’s next for Dricus du Plessis?

2019-02-27 13:42

EFC middleweight king Dricus du Plessis will next face former champion Garreth McLellan or Brendan Lesar, if matchmaker Graeme Cartmell gets his way.

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