Themba Gorimbo (Anton Geyser/EFC Worldwide)

EFC Worldwide 82 Results: Gorimbo, Biyong Leave with Titles

On Saturday, Sept. 28, EFC Worldwide hosted its 82nd event from Carnival City in Brakpan, South Africa.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s welterweight title was on the line between Themba Gorimbo and Luke Michael.

The event’s main card streamed live on DAZN at 2 p.m. ET following a preliminary-card stream on the promotion’s Facebook page at 10:30 a.m. ET.


Themba Gorimbo def. Luke Michael by TKO (elbows). Round 1, 2:48 – for welterweight title
Simon Biyong def. Quinton Roussow by knockout (elbows). Round 2, 1:34 – for light heavyweight title
Luthando Biko def. Tumisang Madiba by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Zaakir Badat def. Giovanni Pretorius by submission (heel hook). Round 1, 2:35
Dino Bagattin vs. Pietie Coxen ruled a no-contest (accidental headbutt). Round 1, 0:28
August Kayambala def. Sizwe Mnikathi by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-25)
Stephan De la Rey def. Orlando Mashaba by TKO (punches). Round 1, 3:07
Tommy Strydom def. Warren Richards by TKO (punches). Round 2, 3:56
Roevan De Beer def. Themba Mkhize by knockout (punch). Round 1, 4:07
Juan Bezuidenhout def. Simon Harle by knockout (punches). Round 2, 3:37