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Other names  The Giant Big Sexy
Name  Jan Nortje
Martial art  Boxing
Stance  Orthodox
Weight  160 kg

Style  Kickboxing, Boxing
Height  2.05 m
Nationality  South African
Role  Mixed martial artist
Division  Super heavyweight
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Born  Johannes Nortje 11 April 1975 (age 40) Cape Town, South Africa (1975-04-11)
Residence  Pretoria, South Africa Gustavia, St. Barts (current) Potchefstroom, South Africa (previous)
Fighting out of  Johannesburg, South Africa
Trained by  Randy Couture, Ray Sefo, Fai Falamoe

Johannes "Jan" Nortje (born 11 April 1975) is a South African professional kickboxer, mixed martial artist and undefeated pro boxer who has fought for Strikeforce, DREAM, K-1, Inoki Genome Federation, PRIDE Fighting Championship and New Japan Pro Wrestling.


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He has fought the likes of Jérôme Le Banner, Gary Goodridge, and K-1 Champions Mirko Cro Cop, Ernesto Hoost, Peter Aerts and Semmy Schilt. His last MMA fight was a loss against Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou at DREAM.9.

He lost to Lechi Kurbanov by way of an extension round split decision on 29 June 2013 in Grozny, Chechnya.

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  • Former South African Kickboxing Superheavyweight Champion
  • Former All-African Heavyweight Champion
  • K-1 2007 World Grandprix in Hawaii Semi Finalist
  • References

    Jan Nortje Wikipedia

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