JP "Young Savage " Buys
- Submission : 4 Wins - 1 Losses
- TKO/KO : 2 Wins - 1 Losses
- Decision : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
- Age : 22
- Height : 5'51" (1.68 m)
- Reach : 66,14" (168 cm)
- Leg Span :
- Stance : Orthodox
- BG Discipline : Wrestling
High level wrestling
Groomed in amateur MMA
Physical and strong
- From : South Africa
- Fighting out of : Bryanston, Johannesburg
- Gym : Coach Quan University
- Trainer : Richard Quan
- Submission : 10%
- Takedowns : 60%
- Striking : 30%
Pro Fight History
Luthando BikoEFC 78R4 Ground & Pound
Gamzat Magomedov–WinR2 Disqualification (Illegal Strikes)
Philippe RouchEFC 69R1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Joby Sanchez–LossR2 TKO (Punches)
Baldwin MdlaloseEFC 54R1 Submission (Triangle Choke)
Abdul HassanEFC 49WinR2 TKO (Punches)
Roevan de BeerEFC 47WinR1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
Baldwin MdlaloseEFC 43LossR1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
Josemar OctavioEFC 41WinR1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
Exhibition Fight History
I train hard with the help of my team mates at FFM they keep me performing at my best
When & why did you start martial arts training?
I started wrestling at the age of 15, I was too small for rugby and chose wrestling.
How did you transition to MMA?
I wrestled and enjoy competing. I like to test myself and improve my skillsets.
What ranks & titles have you held?
Several Wrestling SA Titles
African Wrestling Title
12th Place at Wrestling World Championship.
MMA Fight Stars Bantamweight Champion
A power double leg take-down, I enjoy slamming guys
Who are your heroes?
The Hulk, but now I am my own hero.
What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?
I love life and live it to the fullest, I thank God for the talent he has given me.
What does it mean for you to fight in EFC?
To fight in EFC means a lot to me as I know I am competing against some of the best in the world.
• Undefeated as an amateur (6-0)
• Amateur bantamweight champion
• Trains alongside many current and former champions: Demarte Pena, Boyd Allen