Igeu "Smiley" Kabesa
- Submission : 5 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 : Polokwane, South Africa
- Gym : Guts n Glory
- Trainer : Jan Roets
- Submission : 10%
- Takedowns : 30%
- Striking : 50%
Pro Fight History
Vince BembeEFC 104WinR1 Rear Naked Choke
Bradley Swanepoel.BEFC 99WinR1 TKO due to strikes
Nerik SimoesEFC 95WinR3 Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ashley CalvertEFC 93WinR Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Karlo CaputEFC 79WinR1 KO (Punches)
Daniel HenryEFC 57WinR Submission (AC)
Hanru bothaEFC 56WinR Submission (Guillotine)
Peter QueallyEFC 40WinR Split Decision
Saxon DelafieldEFC 38LossR1 KO (Punch)
Barend NienaberEFC 36WinR Unanimous Decision
Regis MuyamboEFC 30WinR TKO (Punches)
Pietie CoxenEFC 28DrawNo Contest
Martin van stadenEFC 26WinR Submission (Armbar)
Chad HepburnEFC 25LossR1 Unanimous Decision
Hanru BothaEFC 62WinR TKO (Punches)
Paulo SilvaEFC 67WinR2 TKO (Strikes)
Daniel HenryEFC 47LossR Split Decision
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