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Durban, South Africa – On Saturday 7 October the southern hemisphere’s leading MMA organisation returns to Durban for EFC 64 and it promises to be a night of action packed fights.

In his home-town, South Africa’s fighting pioneer, Wesley Hawkey (14-8), takes-on England’s undefeated Jay Cucciniello (7-0) in a five round main event battle. Watch the countdown to Hawkey vs Cucciniello here:

Former heavyweight title contender, Wessel Mostert, seeks retribution as he battles the heavy hitting DRC powerhouse, Ricky Misholas. Watch the countdown to Mostert vs Misholas:

Also on the main card, local favourites Saxon DelafieldTyson Chelin and Yusuf Hassan face the invading forces of DRC’s Anicet Kanyeba, Zambia’s Rob Simbowe and Angola’s Josemar Octavio.

But first, topping-off the electrifying event are 8 prelim bouts including the matchup in the women’s bantamweight division between RSA’s Bunmi Ojewole and Angloa’s Katharyna Araujo.

Ticket and broadcast info at

EFC 64 Hawkey vs Cucciniello is presented by and takes place on Saturday 7 October live from Sibaya, Durban. Tickets are on sale soon at, and the 5 main card bouts will be broadcast live on (Sub-Saharan Africa), Kwesé Free Sports 1 (Kenya & Rwanda) and live in South Africa on SABC 3 starting at 21:00 (CAT). Full broadcast details available on