JP Buys (L) battles Luthando Biko (Anton Geyser/EFC Worldwide)

EFC Worldwide 78 Results: Buys Stops Biko, Hadley Unseats Zulu

On Saturday, April 13, EFC Worldwide hosted its 78th event.

In the main event of the evening, bantamweight champion JP Buys looked to defend his belt in a unification title bout against interim titleholder Luthando Biko.

Also, Nkazimulo Zulu put his flyweight title on the line against Jake Hadley.


The preliminary card kicked off at 10 a.m. ET on Facebook. The main card continued on pay-per-view at EFC Worldwide TV or DAZN (United States) at 2 p.m. ET.

JP Buys def. Luthando Biko by TKO (strikes). Round 4, 4:00 – bantamweight title
Jake Hadley def. Nkazimulo Zulu by unanimous decision – flyweight title
Saxon Delafield def. Roderique Kena by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 0:35
Shaun De Lange def. Marcel Teniers by TKO (submission due to strikes). Round 1, 4:40
Sindile Manengela def. Sizwe Mnikathi by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 2, 2:46
Shalenne Kulkstra def. Paulwetu Namba by submission (triangle choke). Round 2, 3:47
Wade Kerspuy def. Josemare Emerson Octavio by submission (armbar). Round 1, 2:36
Mutuale Basambombo def. HP Van Staden by knockout. Round 1, 0:46
Zaakir Badat def. Willem Smith by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 2:01
Adrian Sanchez def. Christian Bobo Mpia by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 0:40