This Saturday on SABC 3 ahead of Madge’s upcoming title fight

Johannesburg, South Africa – This Saturday’s EFC episode on SABC 3 features the classic title fight between Cape Town’s Don ‘Magic Man’ Madge and Costa Ioannou. This ahead of Madge’s shot at becoming a two-time EFC champion at the EFC 58 event in Cape Town on Saturday 8 April where he will be facing USA’s Dave Mazany.

South African fans can watch this classic past bout where Madge was crowned the champion, plus, relive the bout where the electrifying, Tumisang Madiba took on the renowned Judo expert Sindile Manengela; Madiba is also scheduled to compete at EFC 58 in Cape Town. He is matched against the former champion Irshaad Sayed.

Also in this week’s episode, three fantastic fights from last year’s EFC 54 event will be shown:

DuHo Kim vs. Warren King
Chad Hanekom vs. Wade Henderson
JP buys vs. Baldwin Mdlalose (For the interim flyweight title)

Watch the episode this Saturday night from 21:00 on SABC 3 and if you miss it, you can watch the repeat on the following Monday at 14:00.

EFC 59: Du Plessis vs Fadipe, presented by takes place on Saturday 13 May 2017 at Carnival City, Johannesburg. Tickets are on sale soon at, and the 5 main card bouts will be broadcast live on (Sub-Saharan Africa), Kwesé Free Sports (Kenya & Rwanda) and live in South Africa on SABC 3 starting at 21:00 (CAT). Full broadcast details available on