All the opening odds for Friday night’s fights

Johannesburg, South Africa – Betting on the final event of the year is now open with, Africa’s largest premium sports betting brand.

Welterweight champion Dricus du Plessis looks to cements his legacy as the best athlete in the organization when he faces top contender, Poland’s Rafal Haratyk, in a mega middleweight matchup. Plus, middleweight champion Yannick Bahati puts the championship on the line when he takes on the challenger David Buirski. And, undefeated featherweight champion, Igeu Kabesa, looks to make his first title defence against the KO artist Hanru Botha. Don’t miss these bouts, and so many more!

Fans looking to bet on the title fights stand a chance of making big money. Buirski and Botha enter as the underdogs as they challenge for gold.

The opening odds for all the bouts are are:

Du Plessis vs Haratyk – Even at 8/10 vs 8/10
Bahati vs D. Buirski – Bahati the favourite at 15/20 vs 19/20
Kabesa vs Botha – Kabesa the favourite at 4/10 vs 17/10
Hawkey vs Thomas – Even at 8/10 vs 8/10
Van Staden vs Kabanda – Van Staden the favourite at 4/10 vs 17/10
Hulme vs Roodman – Even at 8/10 vs 8/10
Power vs Trosee – Power the favourite at 4/10 vs 17/10
G. Buirski vs Mdlalose – G. Buirski the favourite at 15/20 vs 1/1
Eliasov vs Rivera – Rivera the favourite at 19/20 vs 15/20
Moodley vs Khusu – Moodley the favourite at 6/10 vs 14/10
Masunyane vs Hasan – Masunyane the favourite at 11/20 vs 14/10

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EFC 56: Du Plessis vs Haratyk, Bahati vs Buirski, Kabesa vs Botha presented by SUPABETS, takes place on Friday 9 December 2016 at Carnival City, Johannesburg. Tickets are on sale now at, and the 5 main card bouts will be broadcast live on (Sub-Saharan Africa) and Kwesé Free Sports (Kenya & Rwanda) starting at 20:00 (CAT) and delayed-live on (South Africa) after the 20:30 (CAT) movie. Full broadcast details available on