FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT: WARREN RICHARDS VS ROEDIE ROETS FOR DURBAN
EFC Durban gains another exciting prelim bout
29 August 2017
Durban, South Africa - EFC returns to Durban for another exhilarating event, featuring many of the city’s best. Adding to an already exciting prelim card the undefeated Durbanite, Warren ‘Wolverine’ Richards, will take on undefeated new signing, Polokwane’s Roedie ‘Relentless’ Roets.
Richards hails from GBH gym, the famous Durban camp under Hassan brothers Rhyne and Abdul. The team is known for their aggression and focus on ground and pound, a trademark taken on by Richards.
Defying the odds as an underdog in his EFC debut, Richards quickly dropped and submitted his opponent. At EFC 64 he is looking to continue his winning ways.
Roets enters the Hexagon highly regarded. An amateur world champion, undefeated in ten amateur fights and 2-0 as a professional, he has already claimed a championship title at a regional Gauteng promotion.
Now fighting out of FFM in Sunninghill, Johannesburg, Roets began his career in his hometown of Polokwane.
This fight takes place on the prelim card ahead of a stacked five-fight main card.
EFC 64: Hawkey vs Cucciniello is presented by www.BetXchange.com and takes place on Saturday 7 October live from Sibaya, Durban. Tickets are on sale soon at www.computicket.com, and the 5 main card bouts will be broadcast live on kwesesports.com (Sub-Saharan Africa), Kwesé Free Sports 1 (Kenya & Rwanda) and live in South Africa on SABC 3 starting at 21:00 (CAT). Full broadcast details available on www.efcworldwide.com.