THE UNITED KINGDOM IN FOR A SOUTH AFRICAN ATTACK
On 2 September, in Johannesburg at Carnival City, two of the world`s top sports nations are set to collide in combat. South Africa`s most dangerous mixed martial artists are taking on the champion from the UK and more of the United Kingdom`s best.
The EFC 53 event, UK versus SA is headlined by the catch weight clash between the English champion, Yannick Bahati and the former welterweight champion, South Africa`s Michiel Opperman.
Also featuring, former featherweight champion Boyd Allen taking on Welsh stand-out Azi ‘One Bomb’ Thomas. Two clinical striking masters will tee-off and the hunt of national supremacy.
And former featherweight champion, Scotland’s Danny Henry faces South African contender and ‘Fight of the Night’ maker Wade Groth with the likelihood of a title shot hanging in the balance.
Plus, former two-time heavyweight champion Andrew ‘One Gear’ van Zyl faces the undefeated Brit, Tony ‘Oosh’ Mustard. What happens when England’s heaviest hitter faces the iron jaw of South Africa’s van Zyl?
EFC 53: Bahati vs. Opperman, UK vs. RSA, presented by SUPABETS, takes place on Friday 2 September 2016 at Carnival City, Johannesburg.