South Africa’s Chad Hanekom faces Ireland’s Cian Erraught, 17 June

Sun City, South Africa – EFC will host its landmark 50th event at the ultimate destination of Sun City on 17 June 2016. Pretoria’s Dricus ‘Stillknocks’ du Plessis is set headline against Johannesburg’s Martin ‘The Punisher’ van Staden for the vacant EFC welterweight championship.

Set to open the historic EFC 50 main event in a massive light heavyweight battle sees a bout between South Africa’s Chad ‘Superman’ Hanekom and Ireland’s Cian ‘Kong’ Erraught. Hanekom, who notably trains with the polarizing EFC champion Norman Wessels will face ‘Kong’, a training partner to the notorious UFC champion Conor McGregor. Both are former rugby players who moved to MMA and both are undefeated in their professional careers.

These epic match-ups and more are set for the landmark EFC 50 event taking place at Sun City, the ultimate entertainment and holiday destination. Full fight card announced soon.

EFC 50: du Plessis vs. van Staden takes place on Friday 17 June at Sun City in North West Province. Tickets available soon at, all the main card bouts will be broadcast live on starting 20:00 (CAT) and delayed live on after the 20:30 (CAT) movie.