Brendan   "Descendant"   Lesar

Middleweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 2 - 0 - 0
  • Submission : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Decision : 2 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Age : 32
  • Height : 1.8 m
  • Reach : 179 cm
  • Leg Span :
  • Stance :
  • BG Discipline : Boxing, BJJ
  • Strengths : Phenomenal Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
    Great conditioning
    Tough-as-nails
  • From : South Africa
  • Fighting out of : Northcliff, Johannesburg
  • Gym : Tapout Academy
  • Trainer : Wiekus Swart/Gert Strydom
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
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  • Takedowns : %
  • Striking : %

Fighters Media

KABESA BRINGS GOLD BACK TO AFRICA
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#TF2 FINALISTS REVEALED IN EFC 80 FIGHT WEEK
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Countdown to EFC 80 Soldierboy vs Lesar
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EFC 80: Can’t Run or Hide
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Countdown to EFC 80: Coming Soon
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Next Time on #TF2 – Semi-Finals
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10 DAYS TO THE BIGGEST EFC EVENT OF 2019
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EFC 80 Press Conference and Face-off Highlights
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Next Time on #TF2
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EFC 80 FAN DAY
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Next time on #TF2 – Episode 7
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Next Time on #TF2
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EFC 80 Free Fight: Lesar vs Merten
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Next Time on #TF2
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THIS WEEK ON #TF2 – QUARTERFINALS BEGIN
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Next time on #TF2 – Ep 4
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THE BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR
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THIS WEEK ON #TF2 – TROSEE VS MARCAL
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EFC 80 #TF2 Finale – Promo
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EFC 2019 SCHEDULE UPDATED
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DRICUS DU PLESSIS RELINQUISHES WELTERWEIGHT TITLE
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TF2 TEAMS SELECTED
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CONSTANTIA INSURANCE PRESENTS THE FIGHTER SEASON 2
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ULTIMATE OPEN WORKOUT THIS SATURDAY
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#TF2 COACH REVEAL
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“LESAR HAS EARNED HIS SHOT”
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BONE BENDER TAKES CENTRE STAGE THIS WEEKEND
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2 DIVISIONS 2 PROMOTIONS, WHAT’S NEXT FOR DU PLESSIS
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PENA, VAN ZYL & LESAR FAVOURITES
TF1 - The Fighter
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TF1 – The Fighter
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TEAMS REVEALED
KABESA BRINGS GOLD BACK TO AFRICA
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KABESA BRINGS GOLD BACK TO AFRICA
EFC 47 - Weigh-in at Big Top Arena, Carnival City, Johannesburg, South Africa on March 04, 2015. (Photo by Anton Geyser/ EFC Worldwide)
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PRIDE AT STAKE

Action Shots

  • EFC – 66 – 16 December 2017
  • EFC – 47 – 05 March 2016

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Ibrahima Mane
    EFC 66
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Jean-Marie Kabeya
    EFC 47
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)

Exhibition Fight History

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    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

 

When & why did you start martial arts training?

I started training MMA in 2008 for fitness and I was watching the UFC and enjoyed fighting.

How and why did you transition to MMA?

I did boxing and karate when I was younger, but started training MMA from the beginning when I did Martial Arts.

What ranks & titles have you held?

MFC Welterweight Champion and many medals in various grappling competitions.

How did you get your fight name?

From an old friend of mine who passed away.

Favoured technique?

Anything that I can finish my opponent with from the diversity of Mixed Martial Arts attacks.

Who is your hero, and why?

My old man, for all his support throughout my life.

What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?

I am a father of three children and loving family man. I enjoy camping, most sport and outdoor activities.

What does it mean for you to fight in EFC?

An opportunity to test my Martial Arts’ abilities in competition at the highest level.

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Brendan   Lesar