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Barend Nienaber

Barend "BB Gun" Nienaber
  • Name: Barend Nienaber
  • MMA Record: 4-2-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: BB Gun
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age & Date of Birth: N/A
  • Last Fight: December 12, 2015 in EFCA
  • Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: 144.7 lbs
  • Affiliation: Team CIT
  • Height: 5'9" (175cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: South Africa
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  The UG  |  Promoter
  • Fighting out of: Edenvale, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Personal Pages: Twitter
  • Head Coach: Rory Diesel
  • Other Coaches: N/A

Tapology Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

  • South Africa

    South Africa

    updated Tue Feb 9 16:18:20 2016
    #7
    Barend Nienaber is the 7th ranked of 27 active South Africa Pro Featherweights.
    Also ranked at: Lightweight (11th)

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Barend Nienaber MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Za Tumisang Madiba
4-2-0 4-2-0

Za EFC Worldwide 47
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2016.03.05
Win | Submission | Choke
2:00 Round 1 of 3

Za Pierre Botha
3-2-0 5-3-0

Za EFC Worldwide 46
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2015.12.12
Weigh-In: 144.7 lbs (65.6 kgs)
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Cg Igeu Kabesa
3-1-0 3-0-0

Za EFC Africa 36: Speechly vs Buirski
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2014.12.11
Weigh-In: 154.1 lbs (69.9 kgs) | Walkout Music: Awolnation -Sail
Loss | Submission | Choke
4:34 Round 2 of 5, 9:34 Total

Za Boyd Allen
3-0-0 9-2-1

Za EFC Africa 32: Allen vs. Nienabar
Co-Main Event | Vacant Title | Featherweight | 145

2014.08.07
Weigh-In: 145.3 lbs (65.9 kgs)
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Za Brendon Katz
2-0-0 6-2-0

Za EFC Africa 29: Bagattin vs. Fadipe
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2014.05.01
Weigh-In: 144.6 lbs (65.6 kgs)
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Za Amos Hlatshwayo
1-0-0 0-4-0

Za EFC Africa 22: Kruger vs. Maphutha
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2013.08.15
Weigh-In: 145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs)
Win | Submission | Choke
2:09 Round 2 of 3, 7:09 Total

Cg Anicet Kanyeba
0-0-0 0-1-0

Za EFC Africa 20: Ioannou vs. Madge
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2013.06.27
Weigh-In: 145.2 lbs (65.8 kgs)
Amateur Results Opponent Event Date
Win | KO/TKO
1:45 Round 1 of 3

Za Tumisang Madiba
3-2-0 2-2-0

Za Fightstar FC 2
Co-Main Event | Featherweight | 145 lbs

2013.03.16
Loss | Submission | Armlock
2:03 Round 3 of 5, 8:03 Total

Za Jordan Machtle
3-1-0 1-0-0

Za Fightstar FC 1
Main Event | Vacant Title | Lightweight | 154 lbs

2012.12.01
Loss | Decision
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Za Hanru Botha
3-0-0 2-0-0

Za Cage Wars Evolution 2
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.11.10
Win
of 3

Za Matt Buirski
2-0-0 1-0-0

Za Rise Of The Warrior XI
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.03.24
Win | Decision
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Za Freddie Van Niekerk
1-0-0 1-0-0

Za Rise Of The Warrior X: War in Secunda
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.12.03
Win | KO/TKO
Round 1 of 3

Za Willie Mc Laghan
0-0-0 2-0-0

Za Nelspruit Fight Night 4
Main Card

2011.11.12

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