August   "The Barista"   Kayambala

Featherweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 1 - 1 - 0
  • Submission : 1 Wins - 1 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Decision : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Age : 24
  • Height : 1.72 m
  • Reach : 183 cm
  • Leg Span :
  • Stance :
  • BG Discipline : MMA
  • Strengths : Good boxing
    Super powerful
    Incredible takedowns
  • From : DRC
  • Fighting out of : Gardens, Cape Town
  • Gym : G Force
  • Trainer : Wanitu Luncyambula
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 30%
  • Takedowns : 10%
  • Striking : 60%

Fighters Media

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EFC 68 Highlights
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EFC 68 Performance Bonus Winners
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EFC 68 Post Event Press Conference
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THIRD TIMES THE CHARM FOR ‘THE PUNISHER’
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EFC BRINGS THE STORM TO THE MOTHER CITY
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EFC 68 Weigh-In
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MADGE & MORE ON CAPE TOWN MAIN EVENT
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UNDERDOGS: VAN STADEN, BRIGHT, JACOBS, MUYAMBO & MUKULU
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EFC 68 Summer Lovin’ – Open Workout & Beach Volleyball

Action Shots

  • EFC – 70 – 26 May 2018
  • EFC – 68 – 31 March 2018

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Warren King
    EFC 70
    Win
    R1 Submission (Ankle Lock)
  • Caleb Ridley
    EFC 68
    Loss
    R2 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)

Exhibition Fight History

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  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

When and why did you start training martial arts?

In 2001 my father wanted me to be a boxer.

How did you transition to MMA?

I saw everyone growing their skillsets and didn’t want to be left behind.

How did you get your fight name?

My coach said I couldn’t fight unless I have a job. So I started working as a barista and I am well known for my coffee.

What is your favourite technique, and why?

I love takedowns, I love throwing people around.

Who is your hero, and why?

Munoko Goire. He was my first coach and helped me and believed in my ability as a fighter.

What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?

I love making coffee. Latte Art is one of my hobbies.

What does it mean for you to fight in the EFC?

It means the world to me as it is giving me an opportunity to do what I love for money.

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Key Opponents

Notable Fights

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August   Kayambala