- Submission : 1 Wins - 1 Losses
- TKO/KO : 1 Wins - 0 Losses
- Decision : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
- Age : 34
- Height : 1.64 m
- Reach : 165 cm
- Leg Span :
- Stance :
- BG Discipline : Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Boxing
High level BJJ
Strong submission offense & defence
- From : South Africa
- Fighting out of : Hatfield, Pretoria
- Gym : Team CIT MMA (CIT)
- Trainer : Morne Visser
- Submission : 60%
- Takedowns : 30%
- Striking : 10%
Pro Fight History
Chiara PencoEFC 67R4 Submission (Triangle Choke)–
Irene RiveraEFC 56WinR2 Submission (Verbal)–
Micol di SegniEFC 51LossR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Zita VarjuEFC 37WinR1 TKO (Punches)–
Exhibition Fight History
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Boxing
When & why did you start martial arts training?
I started training in about 2009 for fun and later started training more seriously and decided to compete.
How did you transition to MMA?
I had been training in both boxing and grappling and had always wanted to compete in MMA.
What ranks & titles have you held?
BJJ purple belt, South African champion 3 times in grappling, placed 3rd in European champs for BJJ, Won Abu Dhabi Africa trials in my weight division and 3rd in the absolute division.
What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?
I qualified as a medical doctor in 2006 and went on complete my speciality in psychiatry. I work as a psychiatrist in my private practice at Akeso Clinic.
What does it mean for you to fight in EFC?
It was a dream come true to be the first female athlete to be signed by EFC.
• First South African Woman to be Signed to EFC
• Trains Alongside Former Middleweight Liam Cleland