EFC - Fighter Profile - Tumisang Madiba

Tumisang 'The President' Madiba

Bantamweight

Record [W L D] : 7 - 4 - 0

Submission : 4 Wins - 1 Losses
TKO/KO : 2 Wins - 1 Losses
Decision : 1 Wins - 2 Losses

Age : 29

Height : 1.65 m

Reach : 179 cm

Strengths :Very strong

Experienced amateur record
KO power

From : South Africa

Fighting out of : Paarl, Cape Town

Gym : Fit-Mac

Trainer : John McGrath

Skills Breakdown

EFC - Fighter Profile - Tumisang Madiba
Submissions 30%
Striking 50%
Takedowns 20%

Fighter's Videos

Action Shots

  • EFC 58 - 08 April 2017
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  • EFC 54 - 15 October 2016
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC54 - Tumisang Madiba vs Anicet Kanyeba
  • EFC 53 - 02 September 2016
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC53 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC47 - Mamoudou Toure vs Tumisang Madiba
  • EFC 52 - 05 August 2016
    EFC52 - Manengela vs Madiba
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    EFC52 - Manengela vs Madiba
  • EFC 51 - 15 July 2016
    EFC51 - Madiba vs Kanyeba
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    EFC51 - Madiba vs Kanyeba
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    EFC51 - Madiba vs Kanyeba
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    EFC51 - Madiba vs Kanyeba
    EFC47 - Madiba vs Kanyeba
  • EFC 47 - 05 March 2016
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
    EFC47 - Tumisang Madiba vs. Barend Nienaber
  • EFC 43 - 27 August 2015
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    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Tyson Chelin vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Tyson Chelin vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Tyson Chelin vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Tyson Chelin vs Tumisang Madiba
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Tyson Chelin vs Tumisang Madiba
  • EFC 41 - 11 July 2015
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  • EFC 41 - 11 July 2015
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  • EFC 41 - 11 July 2015
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  • EFC 37 - 21 February 2015
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  • EFC 34 - 02 October 2014
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Tumisang Madiba
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  • EFC 32 - 07 August 2014
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  • EFC 31 - 03 July 2014
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Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Irshaad Sayed
  • EFC 58
  • Loss
  • TKO (Punches)
  • Anicet Kanyeba
  • EFC 54
  • Win
  • Tapout (RNC)
  • Mamoudou Toure
  • EFC 53
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (Rear naked Choke)
  • Sindile Manengela
  • EFC 52
  • Win
  • R2 TKO (punches)
  • Anicet Kanyeba
  • EFC 51
  • NC
  • R2 No contest
  • Barend Nienaber
  • EFC 47
  • Loss
  • R3 Unanimous Decision
  • Tyson Chelin
  • EFC 43
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
  • Wesley Hawkey
  • EFC 41
  • Loss
  • R1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
  • Matthew Buirski
  • EFC 37
  • Loss
  • R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Pierre Botha
  • EFC 34
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)
  • Mbulelo Swekile
  • EFC 32
  • Win
  • R1 TKO (Punches)
  • Sizwe Mnikathi
  • EFC 31
  • Win
  • R3 Decision (Majority)

Fighter's Biography

  • Background disciplines?

    MMA

    When & why did you start martial arts training?

    I started to train in 2005. I wanted to start something new and tried MMA and was a natural.

    How did you transition to MMA?

    After school, I still wanted to compete in sport because I stopped playing rugby, cricket etc.

    Favoured technique?

    Any submission. Because your opponent has to submit

    Who is your hero and why?

    My heavenly father because without him I am nothing.

    What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?

    I was a Provincial powerlifting bench press champion. Spending time with family and friends

    What does it mean for you to fight in the EFC?

    In my spare time I like online gaming on my Playstation 4.

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    Notable fights

    Opponent
    Event
    Result
    Matthew Buirski
    EFC 37
    LOSS
    Sizwe Mnikathi
    EFC 31
    WIN

    Added Detail

  • Notable performances against Mnikathi, Swekile, P. Botha and M. Buirski
  • All three of his finishes have been in the first round
  • Won performance bonuses in all except 2 of his EFC fights
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