EFC - Fighter Profile - Yannick Bahati

Yannick "Black Mamba" Bahati

Middleweight

Record [W L D] : 8 - 1 - 0

Submission : 3 Wins - 0 Losses
TKO/KO : 4 Wins - 0 Losses
Decision : 1 Wins - 1 Losses

Age : 27

Height : 1.88 m

Reach : 201 cm

Strengths :Clean, crisp boxing

Very strong
Excellent submission skills

From : DRC

Fighting out of : Birmingham, England

Gym : Ultimate Training Centre (UTC)

Trainer : Mark Hardwick

Skills Breakdown

EFC - Fighter Profile - Yannick Bahati
Submissions 30%
Striking 50%
Takedowns 20%

Fighter's Videos

Action Shots

  • EFC 56 - 09 December 2016
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
  • EFC 53 - 02 September 2016
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC53 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
    EFC47 - Yannick Bahati vs Michiel Opperman
  • EFC 49 - 13 May 2016
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC49 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
    EFC47 - JP Kruger vs Yannick Bahati
  • EFC 45 - 07 November 2015
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
  • EFC 39 - 07 May 2015
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati
    EFC - Extreme Fighting Championship - Fighter - Yannick Bahati

Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • David Buirski
  • EFC 56
  • Win
  • R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Michiel Opperman
  • EFC 53
  • No Contest
  • -
  • JP Kruger
  • EFC 49
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (Kimura)
  • Warren Allison
  • EFC 45
  • Win
  • R1 Submission (Key lock)
  • Champion Dalcha
  • EFC 39
  • Loss
  • R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Ben Constantine
  • -
  • Win
  • R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Matt Hallam
  • -
  • Win
  • R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Tihamer Lore
  • -
  • Win
  • R1 TKO (Punches)
  • Dan Watkins
  • -
  • Win
  • R1 KO (Punch)

Fighter's Biography

  • Background disciplines?

    Boxing

    When & why did you start martial arts training?

    As a young boy I was very into watching Mike Tyson and Bruce Lee and started boxing in my teen years. From there I slowly progressed to MMA.

    What ranks & titles have you held?

    Fight UU Middleweight Champion

    How did you get your fight name?

    ‘Black Mamba’ was given to me by my boxing coach.


  • Who are your heroes?

    I take inspiration from all the people that have achieved greatness, such as Bruce Lee, Mike Tyson and GSP.

    Favoured technique?

    Head Kicks.

    What does it mean to you to fight in EFC?

    It means a lot, I’ve been watching EFC on Extreme Sports here in the UK for a while, my plan is to become the EFC Middleweight champion.

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    Notable fights

    Opponent
    Event
    Result
    Warren Allison
    EFC 45
    Win

    Added Detail

  • Comes from highly acclaimed British Camp
  • Is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu coach
  • Made his EFC debut against Champion Dalcha at catchweight heavier than middleweight
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