Meet ECF

Extreme Cage Fighting (ECF) is the hottest upcoming mixed martial arts promotion company on the east coast. ECF hosts the highest level amateur fighters in the sport of Muay-Thai, K-1, and MMA. Based in New York, The ECF produces events worldwide. The ECF is made up of a diverse team of partners experienced in promotion, matchmaking, film production, directing, photography, and marketing. We welcome you, and know you will enjoy the show we are bringing to NYC!

Founder & President: Christian Defiris

Christian is a decorated Undefeated fighter, recognized for holding titles in PKF NY State Kickboxing, Muay Thai, and Sport Ju Jitsu, he is also the Grappling, East Coast Kickboxing Champion and All-State Wrestler.

Vice President: Steve Reckle$$

Steve is a life long martial artist and hardcore MMA fan. CEO of Reckle$$ clothing and night club promoter. With years of experience putting together great shows and events.

Battle at Baruch!

On: June 28 2014

Mark your Calendars! ECF's first event will be held at Baruch College.

Meet the Judges

Cyrus Washington

Cyrus Washington has lived in thailand for 4 years and is the WMF muaythai ,WBC super middle weight #1 ranked contender, 2010 Myanmar bareknuckle Champion. Fought in countries such as Russia, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Russia, Suriname, Sweden, and more.

Braulio Cuevas

Alexander Soca Black Belt Professor Braulio Cuevas is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu Master amongst the fighting community and is a high level trainer for BC-BJJ MMA Academy.

Jonas Nunez Jr.


Shihan Nunez Is a Champion in both Kickboxing and Sport Karate a multi School Owner and a trainer of Champions. He has represented the Martial Arts throughout the world as a competitor and coach.

Special Guest to be Announced..

A special guest referee will be introduced the night of the event, and will be sure to rock the stadium.

Our Sponsors

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