EFC - Fighter Profile - Martin de Beer

Martin 'The Diamond' de Beer

Bantamweight

Record [W L D] : 5 - 2 - 0

Submission : 4 Wins - 1 Losses
TKO/KO : 1 Wins - 0 Losses
Decision : 0 Wins - 1 Losses

Age : 26

Height : 1.68 m

Reach : 166 cm

Strengths :Conditioned & dexterous Martial Artist

Uses range effectively
Able to chase & get infront of opponent

From : South Africa

Fighting out of : Empangeni, KZN

Gym : Garage Boys

Trainer : Tienie de Beer

Skills Breakdown

EFC - Fighter Profile - Martin de Beer
Submissions 20%
Striking 60%
Takedowns 20%

Fighter's Videos

Action Shots

  • EFC 54 - 15 October 2016
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
    EFC54 - Abdul Hassan vs Martin De Beer
  • EFC 53 - 02 September 2016
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC53 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
    EFC47 - Martin de Beer vs Jasen van der merwe
  • EFC 47 - 05 March 2016
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
    EFC47 - Lourens Botes vs. Martin de Beer
  • EFC 45 - 06 November 2015
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin De Beer
  • EFC 43 - 27 August 2015
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Tshilomba Mulumba
  • EFC 42 - 08 Agust 2015
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Martin de Beer vs Boney Bukaka
  • EFC 38 - 04 April 2015
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Bill Thusi vs Martin De Beer

Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Abdul Hassan
  • EFC 54
  • Loss
  • R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Jasen van der Merwe
  • EFC 53
  • Win
  • R2 Submission (Triangle Choke)
  • Lourens Botes
  • EFC 47
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (RNC)
  • Francois Groenewald
  • EFC 45
  • Loss
  • R1 Submission (RNC)
  • Tshilomba Mulumba
  • EFC 43
  • Win
  • R1 TKO (Punches)
  • Boney Bukaka
  • EFC 42
  • Win
  • R2 Submission (Armbar)
  • Bill Thusi
  • EFC 38
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (RNC)

Fighter's Biography

  • BACKGROUND DISCIPLINES

    Muay Thai, kickboxing, boxing

    FIGHT PREPERATION

    Twice a week I cycle to work and back home, that’s about 18km through the bush. In the afternoon when I get home, I go for my 4.5km run and then start with my MMA training! The other 2 mornings I do strength training. Every second Saturday I go to Durban to train my jiu-jitdu with Dave Verster. The other Saturdays I work till 12 and then after that go for a long run and do pad work with my ballie or have one top training session with the guys that train with me and help me!

    HOW DID YOU GET YOUR FIGHT NAME?

    From my team because I always put on a good show.

    WHEN AND WHY DID YOU START MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING?

    Started kickboxing when I was 14, my brother started and told me to join. It will be lekka fitness for rugby. Ever since I started I got hooked!


  • How did you transition to MMA?

    I competed in kickboxing at the casinos when I was young! The main card fights were always MMA fights. Those days it was called ‘No Rules Fighting’. Kickboxing started dying down and MMA took over.

    What does it mean for you to fight in EFC?

    I’ve always wanted to become a professional fighter. Fighting in EFC means a lot to me. It is the ultimate sport and you need to show heart.

    What ranks & titles have you held?

    SA Muay Thai champ 2005/06, SA Kickboxing champ, K1 2006, 2007, 2008/ AFL, MFC, Rise of the Warrior featherweight champion.

    FAVOURED TECHNIQUE

    Right cross, left hook, right low kick ands the over hand right

    WHAT OTHER INTERESTING INFORMATION CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF?

    I am a financial advisor. I smaak longboarding, fishing on the sea, spending time with my girl and going on missions with my friends, camping at the beaches down the coast.

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    Notable fights

    Opponent
    Event
    Result
    Boney Bukaka
    EFC 42
    Win

    Added Detail

  • From a very experienced amateur career
  • Avid Surfer
  • Represented South Africa in Muay Thai, Kickboxing & K1
  • Fighter's Tweets

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