The leaders of MMA betting are now the ‘official betting partner of EFC’

Johannesburg, South Africa – World Sports Betting, the Southern African leader in sports betting, and EFC, Africa’s premier MMA organisation, have partnered ahead of the anticipated first EFC event of 2020. World Sports Betting has been ever present in the African MMA market through its sponsorship of numerous athletes, and is now taking centre stage as the official EFC betting partner.

“We are excited to partner with World Sports Betting, the leaders of EFC and MMA betting, and we are excited to bring an enriched and comprehensive betting experience to all EFC and sports fans,” stated EFC President Cairo Howarth. “World Sports Betting is a market leader and trusted brand, and we are proud to be working with them.”

With the EFC partnership, World Sports Betting will be promoted to over 200 million sports fans across Africa, during weekly-prime time broadcasts on the largest TV channels on the continent.

“World Sports Betting has long since led the market in EFC betting amongst other things,” stated World Sports Betting Marketing Manager, Ryno du Plessis. “We have always had a small presence in the sport through all of our sponsored fighters. It is a sport that we are passionate about and Cairo and his team put on a very professional production. We have taken the leap to extend our involvement in the sport toofficial betting partner of EFC’ as we feel the time is now right for us, in conjunction with the EFC team to take the sport’s betting profile to the next level.”

Fans of the sport can look forward to early betting at the best prices, plus live betting on all televised fights. World Sports Betting offers a FREE R50 welcome bonus, an additional R100 voucher when an account is FICA approved, PLUS a first deposit match of up to R10 000. 

World Sports Betting offers live and pre-match betting on thousands of sport markets from around the world every day. Early betting on local and international racing and a host of live casino games including roulette, baccarat, wheel of fortune, poker, monopoly to name but a few. 

Du Plessis added, “There is something for everyone at WSB. We invite all EFC supporters to visit today and we look forward to a long and successful partnership!”

The partnership kicks-off ahead of EFC 84 Gorimbo vs Karam, which is taking place on Saturday 14 March, live from Time Square, Pretoria. Tickets are on sale at Full broadcast details available on