On Friday, Oct. 2, EFC Worldwide held the weigh-ins for its 44th event dubbed Foreign Invasion which takes place Saturday, Oct. 3 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

In the night’s main event, heavyweight champion Andrew van Zyl takes on French challenger Cyril Asker.

The co-main event will feature a lightweight title bout between champion Leon Mynhardt and No. 1 contender Themba Gorimbo.

Finally, a third belt is on the line as featherweight kingpin Boyd Allen faces off with Scotland’s Danny Henry.

EFC 44 kicks off Saturday with the preliminary card at 16:15 CAT.

Above is footage of the weigh-ins (courtesy of EFC Worldwide), while the results appear below.

EFC 44 Weigh-in Results
Andrew van Zyl (117.65 kg) vs. Cyril Asker (110.00 kg) – for heavyweight title
Leon Mynhardt (69.30 kg) vs. Themba Gorimbo (69.70 kg) – for lightweight title
Boyd Allen (65.75 kg) vs. Danny Henry (65.70 kg) – for featherweight title
Danella Eliasov (56.85 kg) vs. Micol Di Segni (56.70 kg)
Oumpie Sebeko (63.00kg) vs. Peter Nyide (63.00 kg)
Cameron Meintjes (83.70 kg) vs. Quaid Openshaw (83.70 kg)
Cole Henning (70.00 kg) vs. vs. Shogun Djembo (70.00 kg)
Wade Sage (78.30 kg) vs. Stefan Pretorius (76.70 kg)
Pietie Coxen (77.00 kg) vs. Horatius Alonu (76.30 kg)
Anicet Kanyeba (69.95 kg) vs. Jeff Madiba (69.85 kg)

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