Dave   "Pain Train"   Mazany

Lightweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 17 - 6 - 0
  • Submission : 6 Wins - 2 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 8 Wins - 3 Losses
  • Decision : 3 Wins - 1 Losses
  • Age : 34
  • Height : 1.75 m
  • Reach : 187 cm
  • Leg Span :
  • Stance :
  • BG Discipline : Wrestling & BJJ
  • Strengths : World class wrestling
    Global experience
    Extremely physical
  • From : Anchorage, Alaska
  • Fighting out of : Las Vegas, USA
  • Gym : Xtreme Couture
  • Trainer : Peter Thomas Martin
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 30%
  • Takedowns : 30%
  • Striking : 40%

Fighters Media

EFC 63: Post Event Press Conference
Countdown to EFC 63: Mazany vs Gorimbo
EFC 63: Cape Town - Promo
SAYED SPRAYS PENA AT WEIGH-IN
SHOW YOUR SUPPORT - WHO’S TEAM ARE YOU ON?
AND THE WINNERS ARE? PLACE YOUR BETS AT SUPABETS NOW!
EXTRA TICKETS RELEASED FOR SOLD OUT EFC 55
PENA FAVOURITE OVER SAYED WITH SUPABETS
IT'S FIGHT WEEK - CAPE TOWN - EFC 55
MADGE OUT, ‘IRON LION’ COMING TO RECLAIM GOLD FROM MAZANY
'PAIN TRAIN' TAKES GOLD
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EFC 72 Countdown Bloopers
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EFC 72 Dragon Energy Highlights
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EFC 72 Post Event Press Conference
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#ANDNEW, MAZANY DOES IT AGAIN
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EFC 72 Engaged Episode 4
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VAN STADEN & MAZANY CLEARED FOR MASSIVE LW TITLE FIGHT
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EFC 72 Engaged Episode 3
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EFC 72 Press Conference Highlights
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EFC 72 Engaged Episode 2
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EFC 72 Engaged Episode 1
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The Countdown to Cape Town has Begun!
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Countdown to EFC 72 Van Staden vs Mazany
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EFC 72 Countdown Extended Preview
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FIGHT WEEK IS AROUND THE CORNER
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JUST OVER TWO WEEKS TO #EFC72
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EFC 72 | Cape Town | Just over 3 weeks away
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EFC 72 Dave Mazany
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EFC 72 Tickets on Sale Now
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EFC 72 Van Staden vs Mazany
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‘PAIN TRAIN’ IS BACK! CHALLENGES VAN STADEN IN CAPE TOWN
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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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EFC 68 Engaged: Episode 2
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UNDERDOGS: VAN STADEN, BRIGHT, JACOBS, MUYAMBO & MUKULU
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THE COUNTDOWN TO EFC 68 IN CAPE TOWN HAS BEGUN
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EFC 68: Dave Mazany – Winning is the Only Option
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COUNTDOWN ON SABC 3
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EFC 63 Mazany vs Gorimbo Highlights
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Countdown to EFC 68 Mazany vs Bright
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EFC 68 Countdown Extended Preview
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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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MAKE-IT OR BREAK-IT FOR MADGE IN CAPE TOWN
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DESTINATION UNKNOWN
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FLYING ONTO SABC 3 THIS SATURDAY
EFC 63: Post Event Press Conference
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EFC 63: Post Event Press Conference
EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 8
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EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 8
EFC 63: Weigh-In
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EFC 63: Weigh-In
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INTENSITY PUSHED TO THE MAX
EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 6
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EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 6
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THEMBA GONNA MURK YOU!
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CAPE TOWN FAVOURS THE AMERICAS
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FIGHT WEEK FAN EVENT CONFIRMED
EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 3
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EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 3
EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 2
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EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 2
Countdown to EFC 63: Mazany vs Gorimbo
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Countdown to EFC 63: Mazany vs Gorimbo
EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 1
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EFC 63 Engaged: Ep 1
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HERE COMES ‘THE PAIN TRAIN’ ON SABC 3 THIS SATURDAY
EFC 63: Cape Town - Promo
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EFC 63: Cape Town – Promo
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CONTENDERS RISING
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USA’S DAVE MAZANY FOR ZIMBABWE’S THEMBA GORIMBO IN CAPE TOWN
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THIS SATURDAY ON SABC 3
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EFC 58: Highlights
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EFC 58 Engaged Episode 07
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EFC 58: Post-Fight Press Conference
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EFC 58 Engaged: Episode 06
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EFC 58: Weigh-In
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PURE WEIGH-IN FIRE
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EFC 58: Weigh-In
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EFC 58 Engaged: Episode 05
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EFC 58 Engaged: Episode 04
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BETTING ODDS SHIFT, MAZANY GAINING FAVOUR
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EFC 58 Engaged: Episode 03
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EFC 58 Engaged: Episode 02
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MAZANY & SAYED OPEN AS FAVOURITES OVER MADGE AND MADIBA
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Cape Town this Saturday!
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EFC 58 Engaged: Episode 01
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EFC 58: Media Day Highlights
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EFC ENGAGED TO TAKE CENTRE STAGE DURING FIGHT WEEK
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Countdown to EFC 58: Mazany vs Madge
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MEDIA DAY THIS SUNDAY
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EXCLUSIVE RELEASE OF THE EFC 58 COUNTDOWN
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EFC BLINDSIDED INTO THE WORLD OF PRO WRESTLING
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EFC 58: Mazany vs Madge Promo
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EFC 58: Mazany vs Madge – Promo
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EFC CAPE TOWN TICKETS ON SALE NOW
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‘THE PRESIDENT’ TO TAME ‘THE WHITE TIGER’
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NEW YEAR, NEW VENUES, NEW SATURDAY FIGHT NIGHTS
2017 HERE WE COME!
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2017 HERE WE COME!
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Mazany and Madge stand face-to-face in the Hexagon
SAYED SPRAYS PENA AT WEIGH-IN
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SAYED SPRAYS PENA AT WEIGH-IN
SHOW YOUR SUPPORT - WHO’S TEAM ARE YOU ON?
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SHOW YOUR SUPPORT – WHO’S TEAM ARE YOU ON?
AND THE WINNERS ARE? PLACE YOUR BETS AT SUPABETS NOW!
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AND THE WINNERS ARE? PLACE YOUR BETS AT SUPABETS NOW!
EXTRA TICKETS RELEASED FOR SOLD OUT EFC 55
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EXTRA TICKETS RELEASED FOR SOLD OUT EFC 55
PENA FAVOURITE OVER SAYED WITH SUPABETS
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PENA FAVOURITE OVER SAYED WITH SUPABETS
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EFC 55 Media Day – Mazany vs. Mynhardt
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EFC 55 Media Day: Mynhardt vs Mazany
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EFC 55 Media Day: Mynhardt vs Mazany
IT'S FIGHT WEEK - CAPE TOWN - EFC 55
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IT’S FIGHT WEEK – CAPE TOWN
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The Fall of Mynhardt and the Rise of Mazany
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Defending the Title is Equally Important as Winning the Title
MADGE OUT, ‘IRON LION’ COMING TO RECLAIM GOLD FROM MAZANY
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MADGE OUT, ‘IRON LION’ COMING TO RECLAIM GOLD FROM MAZANY
MEDIA DAY THIS SATURDAY - EFC 55
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MEDIA DAY THIS SATURDAY
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EFC 55: Pena vs Sayed, Mazany vs Madge – Promo
'PAIN TRAIN' TAKES GOLD
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‘PAIN TRAIN’ TAKES GOLD

Action Shots

  • EFC – 72 – 11 August 2018
  • EFC – 68 – 31 March 2018
  • EFC -63- 09 September 2017
  • EFC – 58 – 08 April 2017
  • EFC – 55 – 11 November 2016
  • EFC – 51 – 15 July 2016
  • EFC – 42 – 08 August 2015
  • EFC – 05 – 10 November 2010

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Martin van Staden
    EFC 72
    R5 Decision (Split)
  • Chris Bright
    EFC 68
    Win
    R2 TKO (Strikes)
  • Themba Gorimbo
    EFC 63
    Win
    R2 KO (Punch)
  • Don Madge
    EFC 58
    R2 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
  • Leon Mynhardt
    EFC 55
    R3 TKO (Punches)
  • Leon Mynhardt
    EFC 51
    R1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)
  • Sibusiso Mdoko
    EFC 42
    Win
    R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Ryan Dickson
    Loss
    R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Mike Hanks
    Win
    R1 TKO (Punches)
  • John Alessio
    No Contest
    R1 No Contest (Allessio Poked in Eye)
  • Vik Grujic
    Win
    R2 Submission (Guillotine Choke)
  • Forrest Goodwin
    Win
    R1 KO (Punches)
  • Steve Kennedy
    Win
    R1 Submission
  • Henry Martinez
    Loss
    R1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
  • Shane Campbell
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Ivan Ruvalcaba
    Win
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • Wentzel Nel
    EFC 05
    Win
    R1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
  • Ryan Ford
    Loss
    R1 TKO (Punches)
  • Claude Patrick
    Loss
    R2 TKO (Punches)
  • Joshua Henry
    Loss
    R3 Decision (Unanimous)
  • David O’Dell
    Win
    R1 TKO (Punches)
  • Ethan Water
    Win
    R1 Submission (Triangle Choke)
  • Daniel Leituala
    Win
    R1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)
  • Jeff Champagne
    Win
    R1 TKO (Punches)

Exhibition Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

When & why did you start martial arts training?

At the age of 23 I need another training goal

How did you transition to MMA?

I simply wanted to fight.

What ranks & titles have you held?

Purple belt in BJJ
Australian middleweight Champ
EFC lightweight Champ

How did you get your fight name?

Long story, best to ask me.

Favoured technique?

Ground and Pound, because it is incredibly dominant.

Who is your hero and why?

My dad, he taught me how to be man.

What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?

I am a pro wrestler; I am from Alaska and ride motorcycle.

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

Everything

Added Detail

  • Training from Randy Coutures gym in Las Vegas with a great stable of fighters
  • Comes from a Pro Wrestling Background
  • High finish rate - 8 of his 10 finishes have been in the first round

Key Opponents

Notable Fights

  • Opponent
    Event
    Result
  • Sibusiso Mdoko
    EFC 42
    Win
  • none
  • none
  • none
Dave   Mazany