Nico "The Lion" Yamdjie
- Submission : 1 Wins - 0 Losses
- TKO/KO : 1 Wins - 1 Losses
- Decision : 0 Wins - 5 Losses
- Age : 35
- Height : 6'0" (1.83 m)
- Reach : 192 cm
- Leg Span :
- Stance :
- BG Discipline : Wrestling
- From : Cameroon
- Fighting out of : City Centre, Cape Town
- Gym : Gracie Barra Cape Town
- Trainer : Jaques Portelli
- Submission : 70%
- Takedowns : 10%
- Striking : 20%
Pro Fight History
Juan BezuidenhoutEFC 79WinR1 TKO (Punches)–
Thabani MndebelaEFC 75LossR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Kevin KoekemoerEFC 69LossR3 Decision (Unanimous)
Elvis MoyoEFC 65LossR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Ricky MisholasEFC 62LossR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Thabani MndebelaEFC 60LossR3 Decision (Split)–
Mphatha MukixiEFC 59WinR1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)–
Wessel MostertEFC 54LossR1 TKO (Punches)–
Exhibition Fight History
When and why did you start Martial Arts?
I started at a very young age, I enjoy the training and have a passion for the sport.
How did you transition to MMA?
As I grew older, I became more involved in MMA and decided to persue my dreams in becoming an MMA athlete.
What ranks and titles have you held?
CFL Heavyweight Champion
How did you get your fight name?
I am a tough fighter and always ready to fight.
Who is your hero?
Mohammed Ali, I like his style of fighting; a technical boxer.
What is your favourite technique?
The armbar, it is easy to get on my opponents.
What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?
I am a dedicated athlete and I train hard. My life is dedicated to MMA. This is my passion.
What does it mean for you to fight in EFC?
To get exposure and fulfil my dream to become a future heavyweight champion in EFC. It is also a platform to help me be seen all over the world one day.