Gunther   "The Beast"   Kalunda

Welterweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 5 - 0 - 0
  • Submission : 1 Wins - 0 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 2 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Decision : 2 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Age : 32
  • Height : 1.83 m
  • Reach : 193 cm
  • Leg Span : 107 cm
  • Stance : Orthodox
  • BG Discipline : Judo
  • Strengths : World-class Judo
    Very strong
    Dangerous submission skills
  • From : DRC
  • Fighting out of : Northcliff, Johannesburg
  • Gym : Tapout Academy
  • Trainer : Wiekus Swart
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 20%
  • Takedowns : 10%
  • Striking : 70%

Fighters Media

‘BEASTY BARBIE’ CROWNED STRAWWEIGHT QUEEN
EFC 67 Fight Week Face-offs
EFC 63: Post Event Press Conference
Countdown to EFC 61: Van Zyl vs Mostert
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EFC 73 Highlights
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EFC 73 Post-Event Press Conference
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KALUNDA DOES IT FOR AFRICA
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EFC 73 Engaged Episode 4
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KALUNDA, DA ROCHA FIRED UP FOR TITLE CLASH
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TRIPLE MONEY ON KALUNDA, QUADRUPLE ON MOYO
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EFC 73 Open Workout Highlights
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EFC 73 Undeniable
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The Countdown to Sun City has begun
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A KNOCKOUT WEEKEND WITH KALUNDA & DA ROCHA
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KALUNDA VS DA ROCHA STAND-IN FOR DU PLESSIS
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EFC 73 Kalunda vs Da Rocha, Moyo vs Vanderaa Promo
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P. BOTHA VS MURRIE BUMPED UP TO MAIN CARD
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KALUNDA READY FOR BIG STAGE DOMINATION
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EFC 67 PRELIMS EXCLUSIVE ON KWESE TV
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EFC 67 Post Event Press Conference
‘BEASTY BARBIE’ CROWNED STRAWWEIGHT QUEEN
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‘BEASTY BARBIE’ CROWNED STRAWWEIGHT QUEEN
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EFC 67 Engaged: Episode 6
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EFC 67 Engaged: Episode 5
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EFC 67 Weigh-In
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I WILL FIGHT UNTIL THE END
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THE DOCTOR DOMINATES THE ODDS
EFC 67 Fight Week Face-offs
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EFC 67 Fight Week Face-offs
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COUNTDOWN TO EFC 67 HAS BEGUN!
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EFC 2017 Awards: Freshman of the Year
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VOTING OPEN FOR EFC 2017 AWARDS
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PREVIEW OF EFC 67
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PENA, VAN ZYL & LESAR FAVOURITES
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KALUNDA REPLACES INJURED MERTEN AGAINST SEABI
EFC 63: Post Event Press Conference
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EFC 63: Post Event Press Conference
EFC 63: Weigh-In
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EFC 63: Weigh-In
EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 6
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EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 6
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CAPE TOWN FAVOURS THE AMERICAS
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FIGHT WEEK FAN EVENT CONFIRMED
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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

Action Shots

  • EFC – 67 – 10 March 2018
  • EFC – 66 – 16 December 2017
  • EFC – 63 – 09 September 2017
  • EFC – 61 – 08 JULY 2017

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Jose Da Rocha
    EFC 73
    R5 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Pietie Coxen
    EFC 67
    Win
    R1 Submission (RNC)
  • Conrad Seabi
    EFC 66
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Armand Scheepers
    EFC 63
    Win
    R1 TKO (Punches)
  • Francois Cundari
    EFC 61
    Win
    R2 TKO (Punches)

Exhibition Fight History

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  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

When & why did you start martial arts training?

I train Judo from when I was a kid.

How did you transition to MMA?

In 2014, I transitioned from Judo as I saw MMA was growing.

What ranks & titles have you held?

Last fighter Standing Finalist

Favoured technique?

Judo throws as I get to throw all my opponents around.

Added Detail

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Notable Fights

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Gunther   Kalunda