#EFC 39: Groenewald vs. van Zyl [All The Information You Need]


EFC 39

It’s fight week! EFC returns to Cape Town with one of the most stacked fight cards yet. 

Get your tickets from Computicket to watch live from GrandWest or get to a selected Ster-Kinekor cinema where you can watch all the prelim and maincard bouts live in HD absolutely FREE. 

Hear the pundits opinion on what could be the most closely contested title fight in heavyweight history as Brendon Groenewald defends his newly acquired heavyweight title for the first time and takes on the man that many believe to be the rightful owner of the belt, Andrew ‘One Gear’ van Zyl. Watch the highly anticipated countdown to Groenewald vs. van Zyl here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8rOPT7BAHQ 

Tumelo Maphutha moves from team CIT ahead of his number 1 contender bout and ahead of the biggest fight of his career, and Gideon Drotschie’s camp insist that ‘The Juggernaut’ can beat ‘The Truck’ standing. All revealed in the countdown to Drotschie vs. Maphutha which can be seen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVkUAD7oV50

The English are determined to conquer Cape Town! Two mixed martial artists from Team UTC in Birmingham, England, are making their first EFC appearance and are challenging Dragon Power’s best. The first is the mountain of a man, Yannick ‘Black Mamba’ Bahati, a middleweight who is fighting 4kg above his class against the undefeated light heavyweight, Champion Dalcha. The second, Joe ‘Silk’ Cummins, joined the already deep welterweight division and Cape Town’s Marcel ‘Little Hammer’ Teniers has the tough task of welcoming him to the Mother City.

Don Madge goes head-to-head with Regis Muyambo, Irshaad Sayed puts his title shot on the line to clash with Oumpie Sebeko. Luke Michael and Sibusiso Mdoko meet in what is sure to be an epic lightweight encounter plus we see the return of Mark Hulme, who is coming off a 6 month suspension take on Cape Town’s silent assassin Shaun de Lange. But first, four action packed prelim bouts featuring Pritchard vs. Tresor, Mailer vs. Toure, Nyembe vs. Openshaw and Moleke vs. Kabanda take place live at GrandWest.

EFC 39 Cape Town Weigh-In
Date: Wednesday 6 May 2015
Time: 14:00 – 15:00
Venue: Cape Town, GrandWest, Market Hall
Free entrance – Witness the face-offs and interviews live – Merchandise & ticket giveaways

EFC 39 Cape Town Fight Night
Date: Thursday 7 May 2015
Time: Prelim bouts start 16:45, main card bouts start at 20:00
Venue: Cape Town, GrandWest, Grand Arena

EFC 39: Groenewald vs. van Zyl, presented by BetXchange.com, and takes place at GrandWest, Cape Town, on Thursday 7 May 2015. Tickets on sale at www.computicket.com. Book your cinema ticket to all fights live and in state of the art digital projection at www.sterkinekor.com.

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