Igeu "Smiley" Kabesa
- Submission : 4 Wins - 2 Losses
- TKO/KO : 6 Wins - 0 Losses
- Decision : 5 Wins - 0 Losses
- Age : 28
- Height : 5'9" (1.75m)
- Reach : 74,83" (185cm)
- Leg Span : 41,34" (106cm)
- Stance : Orthodox
- BG Discipline : Wrestling
- Strengths : High-level wrestling Surprising KO ability Great cardio
- From : South Africa
- Fighting out of : Alberton, Johannesburg
- Gym : achillies Fitness and mma
- Trainer : Walter Wendt
- Submission : 10%
- Takedowns : 30%
- Striking : 50%
Pro Fight History
Bradley SwanepoelEFC 99R1 TKO (Strikes)
Nerik SimoesEFC 95R3 Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ashley CalvertEFC 93WinR1 Submission (Rear Naked Choke)–
Reinaldo EksonEFC 86R1 Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Karlo CaputEFC 79R1 KO (Punches)
Calum MurrieEFC 74R5 Decision (Unanimous)–
Paulo SilvaEFC 67WinR2 TKO (Spinning Elbow)–
Pierre BothaEFC 62R1 TKO (Punches)–
Daniel HenryEFC 57R1 Submission (D’Arce Choke)–
Hanru BothaEFC 56R1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)–
Daniel HenryEFC 47R5 Decision (Unanimous)–
Peter QueallyEFC 40WinR3 Decision (Split)–
Saxon DelafieldEFC 38WinR1 TKO (Punches)–
Barend NienaberEFC 36WinR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Regis MuyamboEFC 30WinR2 TKO (Punches)–
Johan van StadenEFC 26WinR1 Submission (Armbar)–
Chad HepburnEFC 25WinR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Exhibition Fight History
HOW DID YOU GET INTO MMA?
I saw it on TV and I left like they lied when they called some fighters wrestlers so I had to show the world I’m the best in the country.
WHAT ARE YOUR LIFE ACHIEVEMENTS?
25 time national wrestling champion, 2x EFC world champion, TF2 assistant coach, Public speaker
WHAT ARE YOUR FIGHT ACCOLADES?
2x EFC World Champion
WHAT IS YOUR CURRENT JOB?
Wife and 3 kids
WHAT CAN THE FIGHT WORLD EXPECT FROM YOU?
Always expect the best kind of me. Growth is key so there is always something new coming!
- Was orphaned and became SA wrestling Champion
- Undefeated as an amateur
- Debuted against EFC veteran Chad Hepburn and won ‘Fight of the Night’ Bonus
- He was the AFL (Amateur Fight Legue) Champion and a 10x Wrestling Nationals Champion