Kaleka   "Block"   Kabanda

Welterweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 4 - 4 - 0
  • Submission : 1 Wins - 1 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 1 Wins - 1 Losses
  • Decision : 2 Wins - 2 Losses
  • Age : 33
  • Height : 1.70 m
  • Reach : 188 cm
  • BG Discipline : MMA
  • Strengths : Physical and strong
    Excellent wrestling
    Good boxing
  • From : DRC
  • Fighting out of : Bothasig, Cape Town
  • Gym : ProFitness Kickboxing Academy
  • Trainer : Neville Addinal
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 30%
  • Takedowns : 10%
  • Striking : 60%

Fighters Media

MAKE MONEY ON BUIRSKI & BOTHA WITH SUPABETS
EFC 56 - EACH FIGHT AS BIG AS THE NEXT
VAN STADEN DROPS TO FACE KABANDA
TEAM UK OR TEAM RSA PLACE YOUR BETS WITH SUPABETS
WHY YOU NEED TO GET TO EFC AT CARNIVAL CITY EARLY - EFC 53
SPARKS FLY AT EFC 52 WEIGH-IN
STUDENT FAVOURITE OVER MASTER AT SUPABETS
SAYED & VAN HEERDEN CLAIM GOLD
CRACKING WEIGH-IN AHEAD OF EFC CAPE TOWN
CAPE TOWN BOYS BETTING FAVOURITES AHEAD OF FRIDAY'S FIGHT
EFC CAPE TOWN MEDIA DAY THIS SATURDAY
EFC CAPE TOWN TICKETS ON SALE NOW
DRC'S UNDEFEATED KABANDA TAKES-ON THE CONTROVERSIAL HULME
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‘THE PUNISHER’ SMASHING HIS PATH THIS WEEKEND
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HEAVYWEIGHT ACTION ON SABC 3
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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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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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DU PLESSIS TO DOMINATE THE WEEKEND BEFORE FIGHT WEEK
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THIS SATURDAY ON SABC 3
WHAT A NIGHT, WHAT A YEAR
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WHAT A NIGHT, WHAT A YEAR
TEMPERS FLARE AT WEIGH-IN
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TEMPERS FLARE AT WEIGH-IN
MAKE MONEY ON BUIRSKI & BOTHA WITH SUPABETS
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MAKE MONEY ON BUIRSKI & BOTHA WITH SUPABETS
EFC 56 - EACH FIGHT AS BIG AS THE NEXT
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EFC 56 – EACH FIGHT AS BIG AS THE NEXT
VAN STADEN DROPS TO FACE KABANDA
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VAN STADEN DROPS TO FACE KABANDA
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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
WHY YOU NEED TO GET TO EFC AT CARNIVAL CITY EARLY - EFC 53
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WHY YOU NEED TO GET TO EFC AT CARNIVAL CITY EARLY
SPARKS FLY AT EFC 52 WEIGH-IN
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SPARKS FLY AT EFC 52 WEIGH-IN
STUDENT FAVOURITE OVER MASTER AT SUPABETS
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STUDENT FAVOURITE OVER MASTER AT SUPABETS
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EFC 52 Media Day: Kabanda vs Mutuale
SAYED & VAN HEERDEN CLAIM GOLD
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SAYED & VAN HEERDEN CLAIM GOLD
CRACKING WEIGH-IN AHEAD OF EFC CAPE TOWN
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CRACKING WEIGH-IN AHEAD OF EFC CAPE TOWN
CAPE TOWN BOYS BETTING FAVOURITES AHEAD OF FRIDAY'S FIGHT
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CAPE TOWN BOYS BETTING FAVOURITES AHEAD OF FRIDAY’S FIGHT
IT'S FIGHT WEEK 48
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IT’S FIGHT WEEK
EFC CAPE TOWN MEDIA DAY THIS SATURDAY
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EFC CAPE TOWN MEDIA DAY THIS SATURDAY
EFC CAPE TOWN TICKETS ON SALE NOW
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EFC CAPE TOWN TICKETS ON SALE NOW
DRC'S UNDEFEATED KABANDA TAKES-ON THE CONTROVERSIAL HULME
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DRC’S UNDEFEATED KABANDA TAKES-ON THE CONTROVERSIAL HULME
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DRC’S CHAMPION DOMINATES
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CRUNCH TIME AT EFC CAPE TOWN
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CAPE TOWN’S EXCITING OPENING BOUTS
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8 DAYS TO GO
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‘BLOCK’ AND ‘LITTLE HAMMER’ COLLIDE
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KNOCKOUT AIRS FOR THE FIRST TIME, DON’T DARE MISS IT!
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ONE PUNCH, ONE GEAR
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FREE CINEMA BROADCAST TONIGHT
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GRANDWEST ON A KNIFE’S EDGE
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MEET THE MEN TO OPEN THE CARD

Action Shots

  • EFC – 59 – 13 May 2017
  • EFC – 56 – 09 December 2016
  • EFC – 53 – 02 September 2016
  • EFC – 52 – 05 August 2016
  • EFC – 48 – 22 April 2016
  • EFC – 45 – 07 November 2015
  • EFC – 42 – 08 August 2015
  • EFC – 39 – 17 May 2015

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Conrad Seabi
    EFC 59
    Loss
    R3 Decision (Split)
  • Martin van Staden
    EFC 56
    Loss
    R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Pupanga Tresor
    EFC 53
    Loss
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Mutuale Basambombo
    EFC 52
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Mark Hulme
    EFC 48
    Loss
    R2 Submission (Rear-Naked CHoke)
  • Luke Michael
    EFC 45
    Win
    R2 Submission (Verbal)
  • Marcel Teniers
    EFC 42
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Mark Moleke
    EFC 39
    Win
    R3 TKO (Punches)

Exhibition Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

Background disciplines?
MMA

When & why did you start martial arts training?
Since childhood, I have always loved the sport.

How and why did you transition to MMA?
I was in interested in MMA so I started with it off the bat.

What ranks & titles have you held?
None

Favoured technique?
Arm Bar

Who is your hero, and why?
Ronda Rousey

Added Detail

  • Made his MMA debut in Cape Town

Key Opponents

Notable Fights

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    Event
    Result
  • none
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Kaleka   Kabanda