Alain   "Commanda Boy"   Ilunga

Lightweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 11 - 5 - 0
  • Submission : 5 Wins - 1 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 3 Wins - 1 Losses
  • Decision : 3 Wins - 3 Losses
  • Age : 26
  • Height : 1.80 m
  • Reach : 188 cm
  • Leg Span :
  • Stance :
  • BG Discipline : Kickboxing & Boxing
  • Strengths : Lethal liver kick
    Dangerous submissions
    Highly experienced
  • From : DRC
  • Fighting out of : Sunninghill, Johannesbug
  • Gym : Fight Fit Militia
  • Trainer : Richard Quan
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 10 %
  • Takedowns : 10%
  • Striking : 80%

Fighters Media

Countdown to EFC 61: Van Zyl vs Mostert
EFC ATHLETE TAKES DOWN KNIFE-WIELDING THUGS
'PAIN TRAIN' TAKES GOLD
SA READY TO TAKE ON THE WORLD
ILUNGA STEPS IN TO FACE SEABI
BAHATI TAKES GOLD BACK TO BIRMINGHAM
BREAKING NEWS – FIGHT CHANGE!
KANYEBA INJURED, STRAUSS VS MOSTERT TO HEADLINE PRELIMS!
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AIRTIME FOR AUSTIN
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EFC 71 Highlights
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EFC 2017 Awards: KO of the Year
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VOTING OPEN FOR EFC 2017 AWARDS
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EFC 61: Post-Event Press Conference
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#ANDSTILL AT THE SUPERBOWL
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SUPERBOWL READY TO RUMBLE
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EFC 61 Engaged: Episode 8
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EFC 61 Engaged: Ep 7
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EFC 61: Weigh-In
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ODDS ON SUN CITY CHAMPIONS
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THE COUNTDOWN HAS BEGUN
Countdown to EFC 61: Van Zyl vs Mostert
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Countdown to EFC 61: Van Zyl vs Mostert
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BRUNING INJURED, ILUNGA STEPS UP TO FACE KANYEBA
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Rewatch EFC 59 on the Kwese App
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EFC 59: Post-Event Press Conference
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DU PLESSIS DOES IT FOR SA
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IT ALL COMES DOWN TO THIS
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YOUR PREDICTIONS: EFC 59 – DA ROCHA VS DU PLESSIS
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EFC 59: Weigh-in
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DU PLESSIS FAVOURITE AS BETXCHANGE REVEALS BIG MONEY MAKING ODDS
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IT’S FIGHT WEEK! GET TO CARNIVAL CITY THIS SATURDAY
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MEDIA DAY THIS SATURDAY
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Ilunga on fire before EFC 59
EFC ATHLETE TAKES DOWN KNIFE-WIELDING THUGS
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EFC ATHLETE TAKES DOWN KNIFE-WIELDING THUGS
'PAIN TRAIN' TAKES GOLD
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‘PAIN TRAIN’ TAKES GOLD
SUPABETS OPENS BETTING - EFC 51
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SUPABETS OPENS BETTING
SA READY TO TAKE ON THE WORLD
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SA READY TO TAKE ON THE WORLD
ILUNGA STEPS IN TO FACE SEABI
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ILUNGA STEPS IN TO FACE SEABI
BAHATI TAKES GOLD BACK TO BIRMINGHAM
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BAHATI TAKES GOLD BACK TO BIRMINGHAM
BREAKING NEWS – FIGHT CHANGE!
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BREAKING NEWS – FIGHT CHANGE!
KANYEBA INJURED, STRAUSS VS MOSTERT TO HEADLINE PRELIMS!
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KANYEBA INJURED, STRAUSS VS MOSTERT TO HEADLINE PRELIMS!
KILLER QUOTES - EFC 49
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KILLER QUOTES
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Mdoku Wants More
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LADIES TAKE CENTRE STAGE
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ALL EYES ON THE ULTIMATE RIVALRY AND DREADED CURSE
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‘COMMANDA’ BOY SHOOTING FOR ‘MACHINEGUN’
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EFC 36 Walkout Songs
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ALLEN CEMENTS HIS LEGACY
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Just Over Two Weeks To EFC 36
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EFC 32 Ster-Kinekor Headliners Announced
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Heads Clash At EFC 30 Weigh-In
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Botha To Battle W. Hawkey
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Cape Town Superfight, June 05
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Allen Ignites Cape Town
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A Taste For The ‘W’
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‘Soldierboy’ Marches On
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It’s Game Time
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War’s Coming, MMA Style
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EFC 26, The Doctor’s Report
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Fangzz Scores Stunning Victory
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The Trilogy Ends Here
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Ilunga VS. Nyide For FOTN
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2013’s Biggest Bout To Close Out The Year
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NYIDE STEPS IN
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Soldierboy Back On Top
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Pitbull The Betting Favourite, Just
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EFC AFRICA 24: Pena vs Ilunga Fight Promo
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EFC AFRICA MOBILE: PENA ON ILUNGA
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Nigerians Ready To Rumble
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Pitbull, Soldierboy Headline Huge Card
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Africa’s Greatest Warriors 24: Pena vs Ilunga
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Tickets For EFC AFRICA 24 On Sale Now
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Africa’s Giants Collide
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Ilunga Wants Boyd, Not Pena
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Commander Boy Gets His Title Shot
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EFC AFRICA 20 Post Press Conference Video Out Now
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Welcome To The Magic Man Era
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Costa Fires Final Warning Shot At EFC AFRICA 20 Weigh-In
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It’s One Week To Fight Night!
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EFC AFRICA Hits 20
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Gunning For No 1
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EFC AFRICA 19 : HAWKEY VS ILUNGA PRELIM PROMO
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Commander And The Young Assassin Go To War
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EFC AFRICA 19: Where To Watch
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EFC AFRICA 19 Set To Smash
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EFC AFRICA To Re-Rock The Mother City!
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Hawkey VS Ilunga At EFC AFRICA 19
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Boyd Allen To Take On Gareth Buirski
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‘Danger’ Makes His Debut
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Champions Dominate EFC Africa 17
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Fight Night Has Arrived!
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EFC AFRICA 17 Weigh-In Results
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Nu Metro To Exclusively Broadcast Ten Explosive Bouts
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EFC AFRICA Live Weigh-In At 13:45 CAT On Thursday
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It’s Fight Week!
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1 Week Until Smith VS. Daniel, Ioannou VS. Mynhardt
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2 Weeks To Go To Efc Africa 17
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Less Than Four Weeks Until “The Epic Fight Night”
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Calvert Going To War With The ‘Commander’
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Allen Faces ‘Hollywood’ At EFC AFRICA 17
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JP Joubert Powers Through Cracked Skull
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EFC AFRICA 15 Weigh-in Results
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EFC AFRICA 15 Post-event Press Conference
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Show Your Support At EFC AFRICA 15 Weigh-in
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Win Big With EFC AFRICA And BetXchange
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Lion Ready To Pounce On Punisher
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Joubert Wants a Brawl
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EFC AFRICA 15 Fight Card Changes
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Iron Lion Sharpens His Claws

Action Shots

  • EFC – 61 – 08 July 2017
  • EFC – 59 – 13 May 2017
  • EFC – 51 – 15 July 2016
  • EFC – 49 – 13 May 2016
  • EFC – 49 – 21 February 2015
  • EFC – 36 – 11 December 2014
  • EFC – 30 – 05 June 2014
  • EFC – 28 – 24 March 2014
  • EFC – 26 – 12 December 2013
  • EFC – 24 – 12 December 2013
  • EFC – 20- 27 June 2013
  • EFC – 19- 19 April 2013
  • EFC – 17- 23 November 2012
  • EFC – 15- 27 July 2012
  • EFC – 14- 01 June 2012

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Anicet Kanyeba
    EFC 61
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Barend Nienaber
    EFC 59
    Win
    R2 KO (Kicks)
  • Conrad Seabi
    EFC 51
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Jeff Madiba
    EFC 49
    Win
    R1 Submission (Verbal)
  • Sydney Mokgolo
    EFC 37
    Win
    R3 decision (Unanimous)
  • Conrad Seabi
    EFC 36
    Win
    R2 Submission (Triangle Choke)
  • Sibusiso Mdoko
    EFC 30
    Loss
    R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Hanru Botha
    EFC 28
    Loss
    R3 Decision (Split)
  • Peter Nyide
    EFC 26
    Loss
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Demarte Pena
    EFC 24
    R5 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Markus Taljaard
    EFC 20
    Win
    R2 Submission (Triangle Choke)
  • Wesley Hawkey
    EFC 19
    Win
    R1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)
  • Ashley Calvert
    EFC 17
    Win
    R1 TKO (Body Kicks)
  • Boyd Allen
    EFC 15
    Loss
    R2 Submission (Punches)
  • Koba Iakobidze
    EFC 14
    Win
    R3 TKO (Body Kicks)
  • Mbasa Kakata
    Win
    R2 Submission (Guillotine Choke)

Exhibition Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

Fight preparation?

Every day. Boxing in the morning, Muaythai and grappling in the evening, running and strength training on alternate days.

When and why did you start MMA?

2011 to fight at EFC AFRICA.

What ranks and titles have you held?

Boxing, Jiu-Jitsu, K-1, Muaythai

What do you enjoy about MMA?

Everything! The training, the fighting, all of it.

Favoured technique?

AI like to stand and bang.

Added Detail

  • Former EFC Featherweight Title Contender

Key Opponents

Notable Fights

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Alain   Ilunga