Dricus du Plessis (Ruby Wolff/EFC Worldwide)

EFC Worldwide 83 Results: Du Plessis Submits Lesar to Unify Middleweight Title

On Saturday, Dec. 14, EFC Worldwide hosted its 83rd event in Pretoria, South Africa.

In the main event, middleweight champion Dricus Du Plessis returned to the promotion to take on interim titleholder Brendan Lesar in a title unification bout.

The main card aired live on DAZN at 1 p.m. ET.


Dricus du Plessis def. Brendan Lesar by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 4:15 – for middleweight title
Manon Fiorot def. Amanda Lino by unanimous decision – for women’s flyweight title
Anicet Kanyeba def. Saxon Delafield by unanimous decision
Sylvester Chipfumbu def. Asiashu Tshitamba by unanimous decision
Devon Cronje def. Marino Cutendana by unanimous decision
Roedie Roets def. Serge Kasanda by submission (rear-naked choke).
Conrad Seabi def. Robert Swanepoel by TKO (elbows).
Nerick Simoes def. Warren Richards by unanimous decision
Cameron Saaiman def. Corne Blom by TKO (punches).
Elvis Ngwalangwala def. Tommy Strydom by unanimous decision