Wade   "Warrior"   Groth

Featherweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 5 - 4 - 0
  • Submission : 0 Wins - 2 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 2 Wins - 2 Losses
  • Decision : 3 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Age : 28
  • Height : 1.77m
  • Reach : 177 cm
  • BG Discipline : MMA
  • Strengths : Huge natural talent
    Powerful at lightweight
    Fearless
  • From : South Africa
  • Fighting out of : Alberton, Johannesburg
  • Gym : The Tribe South
  • Trainer : Walter Wendt
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 10%
  • Takedowns : 30%
  • Striking : 60%

Fighters Media

TEAM UK OR TEAM RSA PLACE YOUR BETS WITH SUPABETS
TEAM UK FACES TEAM RSA AT THE MEDIA DAY
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EFC 53: Post-Event Press Conference
TWELVE SECONDS OF GLORY
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TWELVE SECONDS OF GLORY
TEAM UK OR TEAM RSA PLACE YOUR BETS WITH SUPABETS
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TEAM UK OR TEAM RSA PLACE YOUR BETS WITH SUPABETS
PRIDE ON THE LINE
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PRIDE ON THE LINE
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EFC 53 Media Day: Groth vs Henry
TEAM UK FACES TEAM RSA AT THE MEDIA DAY
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TEAM UK FACES TEAM RSA AT THE MEDIA DAY
TEAM UK VERSUS TEAM RSA
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TEAM UK VERSUS TEAM RSA
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Proving Grounds Live In Cinema
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SOUTHPAW MOVIE PREMIERE HITS THE NERVE
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ALLEN’S BIGGEST THREAT LOOMS
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ACTION PACKED FIGHT EXPECTED
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‘Fotn’ Bonuses Doubled & More Bonuses Awarded For Exceptional Performances
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EFC WORLDWIDE 40 Gallery
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EFC 40 DELIVERS THE GOODS
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BEDLAM BECKONS AT EFC 40
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Du Plessis, Potts And Groth Ahead As Favourites
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EFC 40 COUNTDOWN PREMIERS TONIGHT
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HYPE ALL YOU LIKE
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EFC 37 Free Fight: Don Madge vs. Wade Groth
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THE PROFESSOR HAS DONE HIS RESEARCH
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EFC 36 Walkout Songs
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ALLEN CEMENTS HIS LEGACY
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THE ANSWER FOR THE PROFESSOR
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A CONFIDENT CHAMPION
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IT’S FIGHT WEEK!
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EFC 36 FREE AT STER-KINEKOR
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My First Victim
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EFC 36 Open Workouts Friday
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EFC 36 Countdown: Allen vs. Groth
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EFC 36 Countdown Tonight
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Fantasy VS. Reality
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This Is The Hurt Game
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Just Over Two Weeks To EFC 36
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‘BB Gun’ Fires Back
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ONEPLAN Follows Through
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EFC Continues To Rise
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Bring Your ‘A’ Game Barend
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Coxen Steps In For Tresor
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Tresor Welcomes Pritchard
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Heavyweights Collide
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Flyweights Take Off
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EFC 36: Allen vs Groth
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All Eyes On Allen And Groth
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Buthelezi To Square Off With Mulumba
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Sebeko Hunting A Third Performance Bonus
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Chef Cooks Up A Storm
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I Must Win
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Visser To Face Hurter
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Married To MMA
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Testing Grounds
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Smiling Down The Barrel Of A ‘BB Gun’
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EFC 36 Ticket Sales Now Open
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Wade Groth Signs
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Speechly & Allen Claim Gold
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“I Am Herculeez”
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Groth finishes Cheboub
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EFC 29: Cheboub vs Groth Fight
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EFC 32 Ster-Kinekor Headliners Announced
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‘Herculeez’ Tames The ‘Lion’
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“It’s Showtime!”
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Dead Even At BetXchange.com
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Slick Skills At EFC AFRICA 23
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Huge Ioannou VS. Madge Feature
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Taljaard To Face Nyide At EFC AFRICA 19
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Add Digits To Your Bank Account With EFC AFRICA And BetXchange
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Khalil Akleker And Johan Van Staden Ready For Battle
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EFC AFRICA 16 WEIGH-IN PHOTOS
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EFC AFRICA 16 WEIGH-IN RESULTS
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EFC AFRICA 16 POST-EVENT PRESS CONFERENCE
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EFC AFRICA 16 WEIGH-IN AT 14:00 CAT THURSDAY
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NU METRO TO EXCLUSIVELY BROADCAST TEN EXCITING BOUTS
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Win With EFC Africa 16 And BetXchange
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IT IS FIGHT WEEK
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POTTS ROUGH AND READY FOR ACTION
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ONLY ONE WEEK TO GO UNTIL FIGHT NIGHT!
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The Black Panther Sharpens His Claws
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Danie van Heerden and Wade Groth Training for EFC Africa 16
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EFC AFRICA 16 Fight Card Complete
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‘Warrior’ Groth Sharpens Weapons For EFC AFRICA 16
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EFC AFRICA 14 – Watch weigh-in on 31 May
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Win big with EFC AFRICA and BetXchange
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EFC AFRICA 14 this Friday!
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EFC AFRICA 14 – Live at Nu Metro!
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Costa’s Final Countdown
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Denzil Wait has Skills to Show
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EFC AFRICA 14 – The Wolf Howls in Anticipation
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EFC AFRICA 14 – Animal Attack Imminent
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EFC AFRICA 14 – Makuebo vs Le Roux
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Can Calvert make a Comeback at EFC AFRICA 14?
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EFC AFRICA Confirms 13th Bout for 1 June
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EFC AFRICA 14 Overloaded with Champs
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Soldierboy Declares war on Middleweight Contenders
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Can Tinkerbell Humble Mr Magnificent?
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The Professor’s Done his Homework for EFC AFRICA 14
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EFC AFRICA 14 – 10 Bouts Confirmed so Far!
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Van Heerden Replaces Rightford
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What a great year, see you in 2012
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EFC 11 Fight Feedback – Don ‘Magic Man’ Madge
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More Fighters for 2012
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EFC AFRICA 11 – Heavyweight and Lightweight Titles Retained

Action Shots

  • EFC – 53 – 02 September 2016
  • EFC – 53 – 02 September 2016

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Danny Henry
    EFC 53
    Loss
    R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Brendon Katz
    EFC 40
    Win
    R3 Decision(Unanimous)
  • Boyd Allen
    EFC 36
    R1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
  • Peter Nyide
    EFC 32
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Alex Cheboub
    EFC 29
    Win
    R2 KO (Punch)
  • Khalil Akleker
    EFC 16
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Markus Taljaard
    EFC 14
    Loss
    R3 Submission (Triangle Choke)
  • Don Madge
    EFC 11
    Loss
    R1 TKO (Knees)
  • Ashley Calvert
    EFC 09
    Win
    R3 KO (Punch)

Exhibition Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

  • Fight preparation?

    Complete MMA and total conditioning – 6 days a week.

    When and why did you start fighting?

    Around 12 months ago and I started to train as a means to maintain fitness and found that I had a natural talent and fit with the sport.

    Favourite technique?

    Anywhere that it goes.

Added Detail

  • Pro since 2011
  • Won KO of the night on his debut at EFC 09 with a body hook against Ashley Calvert

Key Opponents

Notable Fights

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    Result
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Wade   Groth