Kevin   "The Hurricane"   Pheko

Bantamweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 0 - 2 - 0
  • Submission : 0 Wins - 1 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 0 Wins - 1 Losses
  • Decision : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Age : 42
  • Height : 1.72 m
  • Reach : 174 cm
  • Leg Span :
  • Stance :
  • BG Discipline : Muay Thai & Karate
  • Strengths : Heavy handed
    World class Muay Thai
    Experienced grappler
  • From : South Africa
  • Fighting out of : Norwood, Johannesburg
  • Gym : Fight Sports Centre
  • Trainer : Brendon Katz
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 10%
  • Takedowns : 10%
  • Striking : 80%

Fighters Media

CONCUSSION IN TRAINING RULES BAGATTIN OUT
Countdown to EFC 61: Van Zyl vs Mostert
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VOTING OPEN FOR EFC 2017 AWARDS
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FLYING ONTO SABC 3 THIS SATURDAY
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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
CONCUSSION IN TRAINING RULES BAGATTIN OUT
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CONCUSSION IN TRAINING RULES BAGATTIN OUT
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EFC 61: Meet Kevin Pheko
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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
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EFC 58: Highlights
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EFC 58: Post-Fight Press Conference
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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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BETTING ODDS SHIFT, MAZANY GAINING FAVOUR
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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: Media Day Highlights

Action Shots

  • EFC – 61 – 08 July 2017
  • EFC – 58 – 08 April 2017

Fight History

Pro Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Faeez Jacobs
    EFC 61
    Loss
    R1 TKO (Ref Stoppage)
  • Caleb Ridley
    EFC 58
    Loss
    R2 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)

Exhibition Fight History

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  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
    No fights recorded

Fighters Biography

Fight preparation?

I train twice a day, morning and evening. I keep relaxed and I structure my diet to keep my weight on track. I do not sleep with my wife during periods of preparation and don’t touch any alcohol.

When & why did you start martial arts training?

Started Karate at 13yrs old. I wanted to be the guy that kicks ass and I hated bullies.

How did you transition to MMA?

It is an exciting challenge from Thai Boxing.

What ranks & titles have you held?

4 times SA Amateru Muay Thai Champion

Silver in Muay Thai at World Games, Australia

 

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Notable Fights

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Kevin   Pheko