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EFC - Fighter Profile - Yannick Bahati

Yannick 'Black Mamba' Bahati

Middleweight

Record [W L D] : 8 - 2 - 0

Submission : 3 Wins - 1 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%

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  • 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
  • Dricus Du Plessis
  • EFC 62
  • Loss
  • R1 Submission (Guillotine)
  • Matt Hallam
  • BAMMA 29
  • Win
  • R2 Submission (RNC)
  • David Buirski
  • EFC 56
  • Win
  • R2 TKO (Strikes)
  • Michiel Opperman
  • EFC 53
  • No Contest
  • Overturned by SAIDS
  • 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

  • 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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