Post Tagged with: "Sport"

Venues To Watch The 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil

I can’t help but start getting nostalgic about 2010 with the approach of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil fast approaching. Remember how awesome it was! I will give you a minute. Anyway, you know we are huge fans of all things sport at MCBN, so, if like many or us (insert massive sigh), […]

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A Boy Invades The Pitch After Last Night’s Loss To Brazil To Hug Neymar. The Result Is Fantastic!

After Bafana’s shocking and once again dismal performance on the soccer pitch, not much was left to be said. Except for this awesome moment… A little kid, no older than 10 years old stormed the field after the game to get a hug from his hero Neymar. While SA security tried to stop him, the […]

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I Am Thalente – A Must Watch!

A couple of years ago a mate sent me a video of Thalente, a homeless kid from Durban, South Africa busting out some moves and looking pretty slick! Fast forward a couple years and Thalente is the perfect ‘rags to riches’ story as he has attracted loads in international attention with his insane style and […]

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Interview| Cairo Howarth [EFC President]

MCBN:  Howsit Cairo, thanks for chatting to us, we’re extremely keen EFC fans and have been since the very first event took place. Can you explain to us how you brought EFC to South Africa? Cairo: We saw the popularity and rapidly expanding interest in MMA internationally, and decided to create a world-class promotion in Africa. There […]

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What Went Down At This Year’s Kimberley Diamond Cup

The Kimberley Diamond Cup presented by Kumba Iron Ore promises non-stop high octane skateboarding action for the rest of the weekend.  Spectators can expect never-seen before tricks as the best pro skaters in the world go head-to-head for the world champion title and a total prize purse of R5-million.  Nyjah Huston, currently considered to be […]

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THE FIGHT OF THE DECADE: Madge vs. Mynhardt at EFC AFRICA 25

Don Madge and Leon Mynhardt first fought in April of 2012. There they delivered perhaps the greatest war yet seen in the Hexagon. Madge, a global Muay Thai superstar and Mynhardt, a striker at the top of Africa’s summit, redefined what was thought possible in standup encounters. In November of this year these two warriors […]

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EFC 24: Battle For The Ages

A BATTLE FOR THE AGES Smith and McLellan in monster rematch At EFC AFRICA 24 two African MMA giants clash in a war over a year in the making. Jeremey ‘The Pitbull’ Smith, uncompromising and universally feared middleweight champion defends his title against Garreth ‘Soldierboy’ McLellan, fan favourite and phenomenon of the African stage. These […]

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Get Ponging In The Sun International Beer Pong League!

Recently Sun International purchased the rights to the official South African Beer Pong League. In this agreement between Sun International, The South African Beer Pong League and The World Series Of Beer Pong, in 2015 The World Series Of Beer Pong will be held in South Africa at the beautiful Sun City. This fun sport […]

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Nothing But Trouble [Video]

On the 13th of July, I faced one of my biggest challenges of my life… This entailed stepping into a boxing ring and trying to survive three rounds without getting knocked the hell out… It was a night I will NEVER forget and something I plan to do again in the near future, maybe not […]

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The Armoury Boxing Club Fight Night on the 16th of August

It’s Fight Night and a Launch Party in the Armoury’s great new club (it’s still in Buchanan Square but in the Buchanan Building) It’s going to be a massive night out folks!!! You can experience compelling action and high drama at the next legendary Fight Night at The Armoury Boxing Club, Cape Town. There will […]

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Watch Bryan Habana Race A British Airways A380 Airbus.

Bryan Habana is known to push the limits… You’ve seen this when he raced a Cheetah a few years back. British Airways thought they’d test the South African rugby legend and put him up against the new A380 Airbus which will be operating some flights to Johannesburg. Think he has what it takes to beat […]

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Reshat Mati: 13-Year-Old Boxing & MMA Prodigy

Growing up in an era where competitive fighting as a sport is massively on the rise, you will always come across some extremely talented sports men and women. This story is a little different… We’d like to introduce you to this child prodigy! Meet Reshat Mati, known as the Albanian bear. At thirteen years old, […]

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